Scholarship for Outstanding International Undergraduates

In April 2020, Tokyo Tech will launch a new scholarship program for international undergraduates as an alternative to the enrollment fee and tuition exemption system.

This scholarship aims to support outstanding international undergraduates by providing full or half tuition fees.


  • First-year undergraduate students enrolled in April 2020 (20B only)
  • Privately funded international students who are not Japanese nationals (excluding government-sponsored students)
No restrictions on status of residence
Privately funded international students enrolled before April 2020 should apply for the "Special Tuition Reduction and Exemption Program"

Payment Period

1 year (April 2020 - March 2021)

Note: If a student's spring semester GPA is less than 3.0, the scholarship will be suspended.


Top performers in the entrance examination

(From the second year of the bachelor's program, the criteria will be academic performance in the previous year.)

Scholarship Amount

The Best Performance Award is equivalent to full tuition, and Outstanding Performance Award is equivalent to half tuition.

Award category
Scholarship amount (annual)
Scholarship amount (Spring Semester)
Scholarship amount (Fall Semester)
Best Performance Award
JPY 635,400
(equivalent to full tuition)
JPY 317,700
JPY 317,700
Outstanding Performance Award
JPY 317,700
(equivalent to half tuition)
JPY 158,850
JPY 158,850

Postponement of Tuition Payment

  • Recipients of this scholarship will have their spring semester tuition payment postponed.
  • If you wish to apply for postponement of the enrollment fee, please contact the Student Support Division and apply by the enrollment procedure date.

Other Notes

  • There are no restrictions on those receiving other scholarships.
    However, if you are to receive any other scholarships or financial aid from April 2020, please check if the provider (private foundation, etc.) allows you to receive this scholarship.
  • If a student's spring semester GPA is less than 3.0, the scholarship will be suspended as it is intended for those with outstanding academic performance.

Application Procedure

Application period: Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 0:00 to Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 4 p.m.

  • Please use the online application form which will be available from this page during the application period.
  • You will receive an automatic reply by email when your application is complete. (Please contact us if you don't receive an email.)

During the application period, the application form will be available here.↑↑↑


If you have any inquiries, please contact us by email.

Don't forget to include your Student ID Number, name, and phone number.

We will reply by email or telephone.

Financial Aid Group, Student Support Division, Student Services Department