Estimated Total Cost

Last update: July 2016

The following tables show tuition, fees and estimated living expenses for full-time undergraduate students. Full-time status is 12-18 credits in the fall and spring semesters, and 9 credits in the optional summer semester. Cost and duration may vary depending on whether a student attends summer semesters.

Estimated Total Cost to Graduate (Attending Fall and Spring Only)

Undergraduate students attending 2 semesters per year (fall and spring) can typically expect to take 4 years to graduate. Estimated total cost is 11,546,400 yen.

Estimated Total Cost for 4 Years until Graduation

Year Cost
Tuition and Fees   Estimated Living Expenses   Per Year
1st Year 2,522,600 yen + 995,000 yen = 3,517,600 yen
2nd Year 1,608,800 yen + 1,108,000 yen = 2,716,800 yen
3rd Year 1,608,800 yen + 1,108,000 yen = 2,716,800 yen
4th Year 1,608,800 yen + 1,108,000 yen = 2,716,800 yen
Total 11,668,000 yen

Breakdown of Tuition and Fees per Year

Item First year Subsequent year
Application fee 10,300 yen
Admission fee 36,000 yen
Student visa application fee 20,600 yen
Matriculation fee 426,900 yen
Tuition (full-time) 1,548,600 yen 1,548,600 yen
Student activity fee 6,200 yen 6,200 yen
Facilities fee 54,000 yen 54,000 yen
TUJ housing (first semester only) 420,000 yen
Total 2,522,600 yen 1,608,800 yen

Breakdown of Estimated Living Expenses per Year

Item First year Subsequent year
Estimated Japanese National Health Insurance 12,000 yen 12,000 yen
Estimated private housing (rent and move-in/contract fee) 455,000 yen 520,000 yen
Estimated cost for food 240,000 yen 240,000 yen
Estimated textbooks and supplies 52,000 yen 52,000 yen
Estimated transportation to school within Tokyo
(student commuter pass)
60,000 yen 60,000 yen
Estimated other living expenses
(utilities, internet, mobile phone, other transportation, etc.)
176,000 yen 224,000 yen
Total 995,000 yen 1,108,000 yen

Note:

  • Students who are sponsored by TUJ for a student visa who wish to stay in Japan over the summer must enroll in classes during summer semester. Otherwise, they must leave Japan, and can re-enter Japan 30 days prior to the start of fall semester.

Estimated Total Cost to Graduate (Attending Fall, Spring and Summer)

Undergraduate students attending 3 semesters per year (fall, spring and summer) can typically expect to take 2 years and 2 semesters to graduate. Estimated total cost is 11,172,900 yen.

Estimated Total Cost for 2 Years and 2 Semesters until Graduation

Year Cost
Tuition and Fees   Estimated Living Expenses   Per Year
1st Year 3,136,600 yen + 1,549,000 yen = 4,685,600 yen
2nd Year 2,222,800 yen + 1,662,000 yen = 3,884,800 yen
3rd Year (2 semesters only) 1,608,800 yen + 1,108,000 yen = 2,716,800 yen
Total 11,287,200 yen

Breakdown of Tuition and Fees per Year

Item First year Subsequent year
Application fee 10,300 yen
Admission fee 36,000 yen
Student visa application fee 20,600 yen
Matriculation fee 426,900 yen
Tuition (full-time) 2,134,050 yen 2,134,050 yen
Student activity fee 7,750 yen 7,750 yen
Facilities fee 81,000 yen 81,000 yen
TUJ housing (first semester only) 420,000 yen
Total 3,136,600 yen 2,222,800 yen

Breakdown of Estimated Living Expenses per Year

Item First year Subsequent year
Estimated Japanese National Health Insurance 18,000 yen 18,000 yen
Estimated private housing (rent and move-in/contract fee) 715,000 yen 780,000 yen
Estimated cost for food 360,000 yen 360,000 yen
Estimated textbooks and supplies 78,000 yen 78,000 yen
Estimated transportation to school within Tokyo
(student commuter pass)
90,000 yen 90,000 yen
Estimated other living expenses
(utilities, internet, mobile phone, other transportation, etc.)
288,000 yen 336,000 yen
Total 1,549,000 yen 1,662,000 yen

Note:

  • Students who are not sponsored by TUJ for a student visa do not need to pay the visa application fee, and are not required to stay at TUJ housing during their first semester. TUJ housing is 420,000 yen in fall or spring semester, or 340,000 yen in summer semester.