The biggest appeal of studying abroad in Japan is the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge technology and science. Academic fees in Japan are much lower than in the United States or the United Kingdom.
Japan is known for its rich natural environment and four very distinct seasons of spring, summer, fall and winter. Surrounded by the sea, Japan has fostered a unique culture since ancient times.
Japan is an economically rich country with one of the lowest crime rates in the world. International students can relax and focus on their studies.
Notes: Excluding medical, dental and pharmaceutical departments.For the first year, additional fees for entry and other things must be paid separately.
Reference: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Survey of Fees and Contributions for Students on Private Universities, etc., 2018
Living expenses are more expensive in large cities. Example: 100,000 yen in Tokyo
Reference: Lifestyle Survey of Privately-Financed International Students 2017 (JASSO)
References: Portal Site of Official Statistics of Japan, Retail price survey (Special wards of Tokyo, Jan 2020)
Dormitory expenses from Tokyo Japanese Language Education Center
Private apartment expenses are for a 20 m² apartment
Created by editing ”STUDY IN JAPAN-Basic Guide-”(JASSO)