Soka University and International Business Studies Program are happy to announce a substantial expansion of scholarship opportunities for international students at the graduate level. For qualified applicants, these scholarships could offset the majority of costs of graduate study in our program.

International graduate students accepted into the International Business Studies Program can be awarded:

  • Soka University Academic Fee Exemptions:

    International Business Studies graduate students are not required to pay university tuition or school fees (This exemption does not include admission fees, registration fees, or Gakuyu-kai Club Association fees).
  • Soka University Scholarship for International Graduate Students:

    This scholarship provides a monthly stipend that can be used to cover living expenses during the student’s graduate program

For more information on these scholarship opportunities, international graduate school applicants are invited to access more detailed information through theInternational Affairs Office..

Soka University also welcomes students who qualify for Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho:MEXT) Scholarships for Research Students. Applicants can apply for these scholarships though their local Japanese embassies. Please see the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology - Japan for more information.

If you have additional questions regarding the financing of your graduate study, please feel free to contact the Academic Affairs Office on the university campus. Current tuition costs can be found on the university webpage.


Graduate Schools Section

Faculty Affairs Office

Soka University
1-236 Tangi-machi, Hachioji-shi,
Tokyo, Japan


Graduate Schools Section
Faculty Affairs Office
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