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Joint Education Program

Introduction

Tohoku University offers the Joint Education Program with Tsinghua University in China, which enables Tsinghua University students to acquire a master degree from Tohoku University after successful completion of the program.

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Curriculum

Partner University
Tsinghua University
Completion Requirements
30 Tohoku University credits* from course work, research in laboratory, and final thesis
Degree Awarded
Master
Standard Study Period
1.5 years
Language of Instruction
English

* One Tohoku University credit is equivalent to 45 hours of study

Eligibility

  • Student must be a regular student at a partner university and have a scientific background.
  • Details must be confirmed with the international coordinator at the student's home university.

How to Apply

Application information will be sent to the international coordinator at each partner university, and all application documents must be sent through the coordinator by the designated deadline. Ask your international office if another deadline is fixed for internal selection. Direct applications from students are not accepted.


Application Schedule

Partner University
Tsinghua University
Application Period
1st November to 31st January
Selection Results
Around April
Students come to Japan
End of September

Support

Financial

Tuition
Waived
Flight Tickets
Round trip tickets provided
Scholarship
100,000 Japanese yen/month
during the program

Housing

Joint Education Program students (master level) from Tsinghua University are entitled to live in student housing during their stay at Tohoku University. If the student declines this offer, Tohoku University will not be responsible for finding accommodation for them.

TU Support

The International Support Office aims to facilitate a wide range of support for international students and researchers.
Tohoku University TU Support

Contact

Student Exchange Division
41 Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, 980-8576 Japan
Tel: +81-22-795-3775 or 3745
Email: studyab@grp.tohoku.ac.jp