Tokyo Global Partner Scholarship Program

Tokyo Global Partner Scholarship Program

Tokyo Global Partner
Scholarship Program

The Tokyo Global Partner Scholarship Program is awarded to high-achieving students who wish to pursue their graduate education at Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU).
By bringing together students from around the world, the scholarship intends to promote TMU
as an educational and research hub for collaboration and innovation that contributes to
the development of Tokyo and beyond.


Eligibility Overview

Eligibility Overview

  • 01

    Meet the entry requirements for
    admission to a graduate program
    at Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU)

  • 02

    • Be enrolled in a bachelor's degree (i.e., a master’s applicant) or a master’s degree (i.e., a Ph.D. applicant) program at

      • A partner institution of TMU
      • A higher education institution in either of the following locations
        ・any of Tokyo’s sister cities
        ・any other Asian country or region
    • Work in a research institution, governmental organization, or company in either of the following locations

  • 03

    Demonstrate a commitment to
    collaboration and innovation
    for the enhancement of Tokyo and beyond.

Level and Fields of Study

Master’s and Ph.D. degree courses offered at TMU

Graduate school
Master’s Course
(Standard Duration: 2 Years)
Doctor’s Course
(Standard Duration: 3 Years)
Doctor’s Course(Standard Duration: 3 Years)
Graduate school


  • 01Student’s admission fee
  • 02Student’s tuition
  • 03International airfare
  • 04A monthly stipend of 150,000 JPY

Application Timeline

Fall Admissions

Spring Admissions

  • Application OpensFebruary
    Fall Admissions Application Opens
  • Application ClosesApril
    Fall Admissions Application Closes
  • Exams and InterviewsMay
    Fall Admissions Exams and Interviews
  • Awards AnnouncedJune
    Fall Admissions Awards Announced
  • 09
    SeptemberApplication Opens
    Spring Admissions Application Opens
  • Studies CommenceOctober 1st
    Fall Admissions Studies Commence
    OctoberApplication Closes
    Spring Admissions Application Closes
  • 11
    NovemberExams and Interviews
    Spring Admissions Exams and Interviews
  • 12
    DecemberAwards Announced
    Spring Admissions Awards Announced
  • 04
    April 1st Studies Commence
    Spring Admissions Studies Commence


Application timelines may differ by graduate program. Please check the relevant graduate school’s web page below to confirm the specific requirements.
Where Are We?

Tokyo Global Partner Scholarship Program