Scholarship for Outstanding International Undergraduates

〈Updated on March 2, 2021〉
In April 2020, Tokyo Tech launched 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.


  • Undergraduate students enrolled after April 2020 (20B and 21B 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 2021 - March 2022)
Note: If a student's spring semester GPA is less than 3.0, the scholarship will be suspended.


[New students enrolled in AY 2021 (21B)]
Top performers in the entrance examination

[New students enrolled in AY 2020 (20B)]
Academic performance in AY 2020

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: Thursday, April 1, 2021 to Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 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.)
  • There are no documents to prepare before application.


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