As a national university corporation, Osaka University boasts relatively inexpensive tuition fees as compared to private universities', and there are no differences in tuition fees between Japanese and international students.
|Category||Tuition Fee per year||Tuition Fee per half year||Matriculation Fee||Entrance Examination Fee|
|Graduate School of Law||¥804,000||¥402,000||¥282,000||¥30,000|
|Auditor Student / Special Auditor||¥14,400 / per credit||-||¥28,200||¥9,800|
|Research student||¥28,900 / month||-||¥84,600||¥9,800|
Students who are recognized as having extreme difficulty in paying admission or tuition fees may be exempted from payment or payment may be deferred.
Osaka University provides a number of options for individuals having financial difficulties.
The Japan Student Services Organization also provides financial aid for international students.
Estimated expenses regarding daily necessities are about ¥100,000 per month.
Estimated expenses for students participating in exchange programs at Osaka University:
|Tuition fees||Should be paid to your home university. Exchange students do not pay tuition at Osaka University.|
|Flight ticket||Actual cost|
|Traveling expenses from and back to your country of origin||Actual cost|
|Medical expenses||You are expected to participate in National Health Insurance. In that case, you are responsible for 30% of any medical expenses you incur. (Unless the problem is rare or extreme, a 30% out-patient hospital bill is probably a fairly nominal figure.)|
|Food||Approximately ¥30,000 per month|
|Dormitory or residence expenses||¥16,000 ~ ¥40,000 per month|
|Transportation||Approximately ¥5,000 ~ ¥15,000 per month|
|General school-related expenses (supplies, etc.)||¥6,000|
|Misc. personal expenses||Up to ¥30,000|
|Accident insurance||See here.|