Please note that depending on what year you entered Waseda University, the school expenses and your method of payment vary for both undergraduate and graduate schools.
Updated on 3rd August 2015
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Payment due dates
|Type of student
||Method of payment
||Payment due date for spring semester
||Payment due date for fall semester
|Regular students (first to fourth year undergraduate students and first and second year Master’s students)
* A notice will be mailed around April 17.
* A notice will be mailed around September 18.
|Enchosei (undergraduate students in their fifth year or more and Master’s students in their third year or more*)
* Includes any leave of absence or study abroad
* A notice will be mailed around June 18.
* A notice will be mailed around November 18.
* When the first day of the month is a financial institution business holiday, the payment will be transferred on the following business day.
Enchosei – a bachelor’s degree student enrolled for more than 4 years, a master’s degree student enrolled for more than 2 years and a doctoral degree student enrolled for more than 3 years.
In all cases, Enchosei must bear significant costs. Be sure to graduate on time to save time and money.
Regular students enrolled at undergraduate and graduate schools with a “College Student” visa can apply for scholarships for international students. There are no scholarships or financial support available for non-degree students. Foreign nationals with the resident statuses of “permanent resident”, “long-term resident”, “spouse or child of Japanese national”, or “spouse or child of permanent resident” can apply for scholarships in the same manner as Japanese students. In that case, please refer to the “CHALLENGE” (Scholarship Information Guide for Japanese Students) as well as the scholarship information website for Japanese students.
Types of scholarships:
There are 3 types of scholarships for international students by application procedure:
1.Waseda University Scholarships( Waseda University scholarship system)
2.External Scholarships with University Recommendation(screening by Waseda University)
The office selects most suitable candidates and recommends them to the organization offering a scholarship.
3.Open External Scholarships(Public offering)
Application information is posted on the bulletin board at Lounge for International Student Community & Career Info. (Bldg. #61 1F) and also on this website.
*These scholarships target regular privately financed international students.
Consequently, recipients of the Japanese Government Scholarship (Monbukagakusho), students supported by overseas governments, and those who receive scholarships from scholarship organizations toward their tuition, as well as non-degree research students are not eligible to apply.
Each scholarship’s announcement is posted on the bulletin board next to International Student Desk (Bldg. 51 1F) . For your reference, please see the International student Handbook for the main scholarships available for international students or click here. Note: Information in the International Student Handbook is subject to change every year, and not all listed scholarships are allocated to Faculty of Science and Engineering.
For the latest application information, students who wish to apply for these scholarships are advised to pay close attention to the above notices posted by International Student Desk and also click here.
Academic and Student Affairs Section（1st floor, Bldg. No.51, Nishi-Waseda Campus）
TEL：03-5286-3002 FAX: 03-5286-3500