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To Foreign Students Considering Studying in Tokyo Metropolitan University. JAPAN STUDY SUPPORT is a website jointly operated by The Asian Students Cultural Association and Benesse Corporation. It provides information about studying in Japan.
The website also provides detailed information about Tokyo Metropolitan University and its faculties of Urban Liberal Arts, Urban Environmental Sciences, System Design, and Health Sciences. Take full advantage of the site to learn everything you would like to know about Tokyo Metropolitan University.
In addition, information for about 1,300 universities, graduate schools, two-year colleges, and vocational schools that accept foreign students is also posted.

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首都大学東京 | Tokyo Metropolitan University

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A comprehensive public university that continues to evolve under the slogan ‘From Tokyo to the World’

In order for students to acquire the real ‘ability to think’, Tokyo Metropolitan University provides small-group education and endeavors to ensure that educational reform is carried out on a routine basis.
As a comprehensive university, students are able to choose their own expertise from a broad spectrum of academic fields encompassing 28 divisions over 4 faculties. We provide an ideal environment in which to study and make friends.
Our research and education has also gained high acclaim from around the globe, and we ranked an overall 9th (out of an approximate 800 universities nationwide) in the Times Higher Education’s 2015-2016 World University Rankings.


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Scholarships are available for international students


Tokyo Metropolitan University provides student dormitories to help foster a learning environment conducive to learning. The university also offers accommodation off-campus for international students.

Tutor System

Tokyo Metropolitan University provides a variety of systems to help and support international students. A tutoring system is in place for international students in their first year of enrollment at the university, providing help for aspects related to study and living in Japan. As a general rule, tutors are graduate students (including international students), whose major field of research is related to the majors of the students they tutor, and who have been selected based on their professors’ recommendation.

International Student Counseling Room

The international student counseling room is open to all international students studying at Tokyo Metropolitan University. International Student Advisors provide counseling and advice on various matters relating to study, living in Japan, relationships and other things that students are concerned or worried about.

Extracurricular and Exchange Activities

Various events and seminars are held to promote exchange amongst international students.
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Japanese Language Classes

All international students studying at Tokyo Metropolitan University are eligible to take Japanese language classes.

Japanese Academic Writing Support

The International Affairs Office at Tokyo Metropolitan University provides Japanese academic writing support for international students. This program is intended to help international students prepare academic papers and reports in Japanese by themselves.

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