Estimated Living Expenses (12 months)Scholarship & Financial SupportWaseda offers over 250 scholarships for international students and Japanese students, including those sponsored by the University itself and the private sector. In 2016, there were 16,000 students received scholarships, amounting to over 10.8 billion yen. In fact, over half of international students studying at Waseda receive some form of financial support (freshman more likely to receive than 2nd or more year students).For details, please refer to the Scholarships and Financial Assistance website: of Waseda’s ScholarshipsWaseda University Partial Tuition Waiver For Privately Financed International Students • Fall term tuition (half-year) is waived • For Master’s students (2016: 145 granted) • Reapply each yearAzusa Ono Memorial Scholarship (including international students and Japanese students)• JPY 400,000 per year • For master’s and doctoral students (2016: 230 granted) • Reapply each yearScholarship For Young Doctoral Students (including international students and Japanese students)• Award amount depends on field of study • For doctoral students under 30 years old (2016: 431 granted)• Reapply each year (limited to 3 years)*Personal expenses depend on each student’s lifestyle. The amounts shown are for reference only.AccommodationFood and utilitiesInsuranceOther personal expensesJPY 900,000JPY 550,000JPY 50,000JPY 200,000Single room off-campus apartmentElectricity, Internet, transportation, etc.National Health Insurance coverageCell phones, books, clothes, etc.JPY 1,700,000CostExamplesTotalFees and ScholarshipsWaseda University 201930


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