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Tokyo International University

Graduate School of Economics

English Track Master's Degree Program (M.A. Economics)

Tokyo International University offers a master’s degree in Economics with all courses taught in English. Our program is designed to meet the needs of students around the world and enable graduates to flourish on the global stage through studying in a truly multi-cultural academic environment in the epicenter of technological innovation, historical tradition, and global business of Japan. The master’s program welcomes application not only from current undergraduates but also from mid-career professionals and others who seek to advance their expertise in business and global affairs.

Degree Information
Degree Master's
Type of Degree M.A. in Economics
Subject - Social Sciences (Business, Economics, Law, etc.)
Major Economics
Duration 2 years
Entry Date April, 2018
September, 2018
Location 1-13-1 Matoba-Kita, Kawagoe-shi, Saitama 350-1197, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started 2002
No. of Students 17
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members
Tuition Fees 1,090,000 yen
Additional Information TIU Scholarships are designed to encourage students to excel in their studies by reducing tuition from thirty to one-hundred percent. A notification announcing the awarded scholarship will be sent to successful applicants along with their admission results. Scholarships remain valid until graduation under the condition that the recipient maintains sufficient academic performance and meets the behavioral expectations of TIU students.
Contact E-Track Office, Tokyo International University
4-23-23 Takadanobaba, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169-0075, Japan
TEL: +81-3-3362-9641 e-mail:
Admission Information
Admission Capacity Approximately 20
Application Type Open to everyone
Eligibility ・Requirement 1 Educational Background
Applicants must have completed, or be scheduled to complete one of the following criteria before the enrollment date at TIU.
1. Have graduated from a Japanese university.
2. Have completed a 16-year standard education curriculum outside Japan.
3. Have completed a 15-year standard education curriculum outside Japan and whose academic achievements are acknowledged by Tokyo International University to be outstanding.
4. Are at least 22 years of age before the enrollment date at TIU and have been screened at the eligibility prescreening by TIU.
*If you have other educational qualifications, contact the E-Track Office by email and inquire about your eligibility before the application begins.
・ Requirement 2
English Proficiency Applicants must be able to demonstrate sufficient linguistic ability to understand lectures in English. To demonstrate English proficiency, applicants are required to take one of the following English tests and achieve at least the minimum score indicated below.

Minimum required scores:
TOEFL iBT 61  / TOEIC 700 / IELTS 5.5 / Pearson PTE 45 / EIKEN Pre-1
Application Period Spring 2018 Intake:
September 18 - September 27, 2017 (All Applicants)
January 22 - January 31, 2018 (Applicants residing in Japan)

Fall 2018 Intake:
April 23 - May 2, 2018 (All Applicants)
June 18 - June 27, 2018 (Applicants residing in Japan)
Examination Type & Date Documents screening
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Admission Fee 5,450 yen

As of June 29, 2017


University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.