Financial Support

To support students with financial difficulties, financial support programs such as tuition waiver and scholarships are available.

■Those who are planning to obtain “Student” status as a status of residence
→Please check the links below.
Entrance Fee Exemption and Tuition Waiver
■Those who have a status of residence other than “Student” (“Permanent Resident” etc.) or Japanese nationality
→Please check here. (Only Japanese page is available.)

<Entrance fee and regular tuition fee>
• Entrance fee: 282,000 yen
• Tuition fee: 535,800 yen / per year
Please check here for more details.

Student Residence Halls

Accommodation in the student residence hall is available if desired. Many of BPGI students live in the Global Village, which started its operation in April 2017. The monthly rent is 35,800 Yen (as of September 1, 2022), and a security deposit (when moving-in) and utility costs are required separately. Please check here for more details.

                           Room                                                   Shared LDK


Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

Total: 100,000yen (Example budget)
(Break down) •Housing expenses: 20,000-50,000 yen •Food expenses: 30,000 yen •Educational materials expenses: 10,000 yen •Communication expenses: 5,000 yen •Incidental expenses: 5,000-10,000 yen

Note 1: To take classes at the International Christian University during the spring semester of the first year, students will live in dormitories or nearby apartments of the International Christian University. The monthly rent will be approximately 70,000 to 100,000 yen per month. There may also be a dormitory admission fee, utility costs and other fees. In addition, moving costs will apply at the time of relocation.
Note 2: For students in their second year and third year, transportation expenses to training venues (approximately 30,000 to 50,000 yen per year) are needed in order to have exercises off-campus.

Tutor System

Newly arrived international students can be assisted in their academic and daily life by senior students who are assigned as personal tutors.
Please check here for more details.

Student Counseling

The University of Tsukuba provides counseling services for individuals who have mental and physical health problems.
For all students
For international students