Tokai University is a private university established by Dr. Shigeyoshi Matsumae in1942 to nurture young people who can contribute to the world peace. Tokai University consists of 7 campuses in Sapporo, Takanawa, Yoyogi, Shonan, Isehara, Shimizu, and Kumamoto, which are composed of 19 undergraduate schools made up of 75 majors and 19 graduate schools. The total student population is about 30,000 and 1100 of those are international students. Tokai University has six offices abroad (Denmark, Vienna, Hawaii, Korea, Thailand and
Vladivostok), and maintains academic exchange agreements with more than 125 universities/organizations in 39 countries.
What you can learn?
School of Letters, School of Cultural and Social Studies, School of Political Science and Economics, School of Law, School of Humanities and Culture, School of Physical Education, School of Health Studies, School of Science, School of Information Science and Technology, School of Engineering (Except for Course of Aviation), School of Tourism
School of Information and Telecommunication Engineering
School of Marine Science and Technology
School of Medicine (Except for Faculty of Medicine)
School of Business Administration, School of Industrial and Welfare Engineering, School of Agriculture
School of International Cultural Relations, School of Biological Sciences
School of Letters, School of Political Science, School of Economics, School of Law, School of Human Environmental Studies, School of Arts, School of Physical Education, School of Science, School of Engineering, School of Information and Telecommunication Engineering, School of Oceanography, School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, School of Agriculture, School of Bioscience
School of Letters, School of Political Science, School of Economics, School of Law, School of Science and Technology, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, School of Bioscience, School of Medicine
Degree Programs in English
Doctoral degree courses in Graduate School of Science and Technology, Earth and Environmental Science, Bioscience, and master’s degree courses in Graduate School of Engineering (except Biomedical Engineering course) are conducted in English. All graduate courses except the courses mentioned above shall be conducted in Japanese.
If you do not have a sufficient Japanese skill, please start from the Japanese Language Course for International Students.
Exchange Student Programs
Tokai University maintains academic exchange agreement with 125 universities/organizations in 39 countries. A wide range of international exchange activities are being actively pursued, from those on the academic front involving students, researchers, joint-research project, and the exchange of academic resources, to cultural and athletic exchange. There are 59 courses in the study abroad program and we send around 300 students abroad a year.
Tokai University has a scholarship system that is open to International students
*Excluding students completing the Japanese Language Course
*Basically, scholarships are provided after the enrollment
Honors Scholarship for International Students(100％tuition)
Scholarship for International Students(150,000/semester)
Support Systems for Exchange Students
Tokai University has a thriving community of international students. Currently we have over 1133 international students that come from 49 countries of the world.
Tokai University is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for our international students, which includes a range of support services.
- Tutorial Program
- Prayer Room
- Applying for a Student Visa