School of Science Scholarship for Transfer Students (GSC) at the University of Tokyo, Japan

The University of Tokyo is delighted to invite applications for the School of Science Scholarship for Transfer Students (GSC). Students from all nationals other than Japan are welcome to apply. The winning student will receive a monthly scholarship of 150,000 Japanese Yen. The closing date of application is 30 March 2018.

Scholarship Description
Each student of the Global Science Course (GSC) Undergraduate Transfer Program at the University of Tokyo will be automatically offered the “School of Science Scholarship for Transfer Students”. Under this scholarship, the School of Science will provide 150,000 Japanese Yen every month for up to two consecutive years. This scholarship aims to help students pay for their annual tuition fees and support their living expenses.

Award Value
150,000 Japanese Yen every month for up to two consecutive years

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate students in chemistry

Place of Study
The University of Tokyo, Japan

Eligibility and Criteria

  • This scholarship is only available for students who have been accepted into GSC. Prospective students must have successfully completed or will be completing their first two years of studies in a comparable undergraduate program at an accredited higher educational institution before enrolling into GSC. It is also necessary for prospective students to have received secondary and tertiary education outside of Japan.
  • Prospective students are expected to have completed basic Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics related subjects in their first and second year of undergraduate studies at their university before applying to the School of Science of the University of Tokyo as a third year transfer student.
  • Students also require a good command in English language as all lectures are delivered in English. Applicants who meet either of the following criteria are not required to submit any English language proficiency test scores: Native speakers of the English language or anyone who has received formal education in English continuously for the approximate past 8 years

For further eligibility criteria, please refer to our website.

Applicants’ Nationality
Open to anyone who is not a Japanese national.

Application Instruction
Please refer to our website.

Submission Deadline
March 30, 2018.

Website and Application Link
http://www.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/GSC/index.html