Helping International Students Find English-Taught Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs at Japanese Universities

University of Tsukuba

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
National 1973 17,100

Ranked in the top 10 universities in Japan, the University of Tsukuba provides high quality educational opportunities in a wide range of disciplines. Since 2010 we have offered undergraduate programs taught in English in Life and Environmental Science, International Social Sciences, and Medical Sciences. We also offer a broad range of Master and Doctoral degrees in both Japanese and English.

Many international students
Natural surrounding
Location 1-1-1 Tennodai Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8577 Japan
Religion None
No. of Undergraduate Students 10,600
No. of Graduate Students 6,500
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 1,600
No. of International Students 2,300
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country Available here -
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements Over 100
Individual University Scholarships Various, including the Tsukuba Scholarship for International Students
International Student Dormitories Over 4,000 rooms available
Japanese Language Education Services
Consultation Room Available in Student Center
International Student Associations Many student run clubs and associations
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee: Division of International Strategy, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai, Tsukuba, Japan 305-8577
Phone: +81-29-853-8481
Fax: +81-29-853-2059

As of June 30, 2016


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