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How does the entrance examination take place?

Applicants are comprehensively evaluated by academic achievement, external English examination result (TOEFL, TOEIC, etc.), an essay on your motivation, and by conducting an online interview, etc. by Skype, etc.

Are there any scholarship programs?

There are various scholarship programs. For details, refer to the Student Support and Guidelines page.

What careers are there after completion?

There are various careers in international organizations, global business, and business firms. Going on to graduate school is also an option.

How is life in the University of Tsukuba?

You can get information in the following website in regard to student life in the University of Tsukuba. http://www.global.tsukuba.ac.jp/study/student-life?language=en

I have limited Japanese skills but is it possible to live in Tsukuba with English alone?

Over 2,300 international students live as of October, 2016 in the University of Tsukuba. Most of them manage to get by on English alone. The Center for Education of Global Communication also provides support for international students and foreign nationals who want to study in our university.
http://www.tsukuba.ac.jp/en/study-tsukuba

BPGI is an English program but can students take a course offered only in Japanese?

If the minimum graduation requirements set out by BPGI are met, additionally taking courses offered in Japanese is unrestricted. Active and self-motivated learning is recommended to broaden the students’ view. But please note that there are also courses that students not affiliated with a particular college cannot take.

When doing studies for graduation, which teacher may be the choice for academic advisor?

Students can choose between the BPGI team of teachers as well as teachers of various areas. Please wait for details.

What types of business enterprise or organization can be applied for an internship? Are there internships offered by BPGI?

BPGI has international expanding business enterprises, etc. besides international organizations. Please wait for details.