Academic Fees

The table below lists the total academic fees in the Master’s and PhD programs for the 2017 academic year.

Registration fee JPY 60,000
Tuition Master's program JPY 1,300,000
PhD program JPY 1,100,000
Student health insurance association fee JPY 2,600
Total Master's program JPY 1,362,600
PhD program JPY 1,162,600

Scholarships

A variety of schlolarships are available for students who wish to study at Keio University.
Please read the criteria carefully to check which ones you are eligible for.

Before Enrollment

After Enrollment

There are three main categories according to sponsors and some scholarships are only for privately financed international students.
For scholarships now available for current students (privately financed international students),
please visit: http://www.ic.keio.ac.jp/en/life/scholarship/available.html

Offered by Keio University

For all graduate students:

Name of Scholarship Eligibility Yearly Stipend Application Period
Keio Graduate School Scholarship Graduate students who have high motivation for academic achievement, an excellent academic record, good character, and financial difficulty in paying study-related expenses. Maximum:
JPY 600,000
April or May
Shinzo Koizumi Foundation Scholarship Graduate students except for final year who have high motivation for academic achievement, an excellent academic record, good character, and financial difficulty in paying study-related expenses. JPY 360,000 October or November

School-Specific Scholarships for Graduate School of Medicine students:

Name of Scholarship Purpose Eligibility Yearly Stipend Application Period
Master's Program Scholarship To encourage master's students to pursue their education further in Keio's PhD programs. 2nd year Master's students who will continue to a PhD program in the following year. Maximum:
JPY 1,000,000
February
Keio Research Encouragement Scholarship To develop future international research leaders in various fields. Highly motivated 1st year Master's students showing great research promise. JPY 300,000 April
Doctoral Program Scholarship To encourage and support students in their PhD studies. 1st and 2nd year PhD students; also 3rd and 4th year doctoral students who exhibit excellence in research. Maximum:
JPY 600,000
July
Iichiro Ushioda Memorial Scholarship To train high-quality researchers in the PhD programs. PhD students with excellent character and academic performance. Maximum:
JPY 360,000
November
Fumon and Fusako Ohtsuka Special Memorial Scholarship To develop future leaders of medicine in Japan. PhD students with excellent character and academic performance. Maximum:
JPY 1,000,000
November

Offered by JASSO

JASSO is an independent administrative institution established under MEXT (The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology). JASSO provides a scholarship to self-supporting international students.

Name of Scholarship Eligibility Monthly Stipend Application Period
Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship Privately Financed International Students JPY 48,000 April

Offered by private foundations and local governments

For scholarship offered by private foundations and local governments, please visit the Internaional Center's website: http://www.ic.keio.ac.jp/en/life/scholarship/