Prospective International Students
Electrical, Informatics , and Systems Departments
School of Engineering
To prospective students from
We accept qualified and capable
students from all countries to
which the Japanese government issues student visas. Students at both
undergraduate and graduate levels are accepted.
are seeking to enter the undergraduate program, you will be required to
take the Examination for
Japanese University Admission for International Students, EJU). The
The entrance examination process change frequently. Contact the entrance exams
office for details.
Please note that you will be required to obtain some form of funding prior to coming to Japan. It
will not be possible to work your way through college since we are
located in a rural area where there are no high paying jobs. Your
student visa will also prohibit you to work above predetermined number
Please also note that we generally cannot provide any financial
support. We also do not have any Monbukagakusho scholarship slots, so please do not ask the professors to
give you recommendations for them.
That being said, once you do enter the university, we may be able to
provide inexpensive housing and waiver your tuition depending on your
achievements. However, all this will be possible after you enter the
Sources of Funding
four major sources of funding available are:
Sources of information
- The Monbukagakusho (The
Japanese Government Ministry of
Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) scholarships. By
far, this is the most generous of the scholarships available. You
should try to apply for this scholarship first. Contact the
Japanese Embassy in your country for details.
- Scholarships from other
organizations. JASSO (Japan Student
Services Organization) is perhaps one of the first you should
- There may be scholarships
given out by your country for
students trying to study abroad.
- Private funding, if you come
from a wealthy background.
There are financial support for privately funded exchange students as
in Japan - the comprehensive study guide. Variety of information
including the Monbukagakusho scholarships, student visa, living in
Japan, etc. is available in several languages. A must see.
- JASSO (Japan
Student Organization) pages. Information on the JASSO scholarships,
and the Japanese Language proficiency test.
Variety of information for studying in Japan including the EJU exam,
student visas, living in Japan, etc. is available in several languages.
Another must see.
A final note. We are located in
a rural town. Thus, the excitement of city
life is not here. However, the food, especially the fruits are
Our town is well known for its spas. If you have never or rarely seen
snow, you will see plenty here. The skiing is outstanding here as
well. If you are seeking to get away from all the disturbances and
focus on getting a decent education and achieving your goals, this is
place to be. We look forward to hearing from you/welcoming you as our