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Tuition Fees, Financial Support and Cost of Living

Tuition Fees 2016-2017 (subject to change)

Fees (all in JPY)Application FeeAdmission FeeAdmission Fee for Osaka Citizens or their Children1Annual Tuition Fee
Undergraduate Degree Student 30,000 382,000 222,000 535,8002
Graduate Degree Student 30,000 382,000
(Law School: 0)
222,000 535,8002
Research Student 9,800 102,600 66,600 29,700/month3

1To be eligible for the special fee for Osaka citizens or their citizens, you need to satisfy one of the following conditions:
-having lived in Osaka consecutively for at least 1 year prior to the day of university entrance.
-having a parent in the same family register who has lived in Osaka consecutively for at least 1 year prior to the day of university entrance.
Information on how to apply for the special fee will be given to you when you are admitted.
2Payment of the tuition fee for degree students is twice per year for six month periods in May and October. Payment in smaller installments is not possible.
3Payment of the tuition fee for research students is required per six months. Payment in smaller installments is not possible.

Financial Support (Tuition fee exemption and Scholarships)

After you have been admitted to OCU you can apply for two types of financial support: tuition fee exemption and scholarships.

Tuition fee exemption

There are 30%, 50% or 100% exemptions of tuition fees available for international students with satisfactory study results but financial difficulties.

Tuition fee exemptions
Exemption rates 30%, 50% or 100% of the tuition fee
Eligibility Regular privately financed undergraduate and graduate students
(Not eligible: foreign government financed students, research students)
Application period Mid-April (after enrollment)
Decision August
Period 1 year (you can apply each year)

Scholarships

After enrollment you can apply for a number of scholarships for which you need a recommendation from OCU. You can apply for a recommendation in April (after you have been admitted to OCU) and you can then use the recommendation throughout the year to apply for the various scholarships.
For a list of available scholarships, amounts and conditions, please see the excel file below:

Cost of Living

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