Mar 1, 2024

Study Biology at a Japanese University in Tokyo for… FREE?

Embark on a journey of discovery starting in October 2024!

Are you ready to immerse yourself in the fascinating realm of biology, supported by a scholarship that covers nearly all expenses? Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) proudly introduces the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Scholarship, offering driven individuals like you the opportunity of a lifetime!

Envision yourself amidst the dynamic cityscape of Tokyo, a hub of innovation and culture where every corner is brimming with possibilities. Tokyo Metropolitan University is committed to nurturing the next generation of biologists, providing comprehensive support to help you pursue your academic and professional aspirations without the burden of financial constraints.

Whether you’re passionate about unraveling the complexities of life sciences, conducting groundbreaking research, or addressing pressing global challenges, our scholarship program is designed to empower you to excel without worry. With most or all expenses covered, you can focus wholeheartedly on your studies, exploration, and contributions to the field.

Scholarship includes:

  • Your flights to and from Japan
  • All tuition fees
  • A monthly stipend of 150,000 JPY

Applicants for the October 2024 enrollment are required to:

  • Graduate high school this year between April 1 and September 30 2024
  • Have written the SAT or ACT (including the Writing module)
  • Be able to take an IELTS Academic module or TOEFL iBT test (in person) and receive results before the application deadline which is between April 15~26. (We will cover the cost of you taking this test)
  • Be available to come to Japan between June 16~18 in order to take a university entrance exam in Tokyo at TMU. (All of your accommodation and flight costs will be covered).


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