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Fees & Scholarships

ISP Fees

The ISP has a flat rate for tuition and enrollment in the program;

 Enrollment fee
(one-time fee)
Tuition fee
Integrated Science Program¥282,000¥535,800 (per year)
*As of August, 2021

ISP Scholarship Program

Hokkaido University offers the ISP Scholarship Program. Details of that program are outlined below.

1. Enrollment fee

   The university will waive the entire enrollment fee for the Bachelor’s degree for those enrolling in October 2022.

2. ISP Fully Supported Students

   Applicants with the highest scores in the admission process are offered the status of “ISP Fully Supported Students”. Students under this category will be exempt from tuition fees during the 3.5 years of the Bachelor’s course. Moreover, a scholarship of ¥50,000 per month during the initial 3.5 years of the program will be provided.

   Please note such scholarships are not offered to all students. Designation of ISP Fully Supported Students is determined during the selection process. In addition, the ISP Fully Supported Students’ academic performance will be periodically evaluated. In case of unsatisfactory performance or behavior, tuition fee exemption and scholarship support might be terminated.

3. ISP Partially Supported Students

   Applicants with high scores during the admission process will be designated as “ISP Partially Supported Students”. Students under this category will be exempt from tuition fees for the initial 1st year after admission to the Bachelor’s course. Moreover, a scholarship of ¥50,000 per month is provided for the initial 1st year after admission.

   Please note such scholarships are not offered to all students. Designation of ISP Partially Supported Students for the initial 1st year is determined during the selection process. After the conclusion of the initial 1st year, there will be a new selection every year to designate new ISP Partially Supported Students for the following year (or initial 6 months for the fourth-year students).

As of August 2021.
The information is subject to change.
This is applicable to those who enter ISP in October 2022.

Notes

• Designated ISP Fully Supported Students and ISP Partially Supported Students will be informed of said awarded status at the time of admission notification.
• The number of supported students by ISP Scholarship Program will comprise roughly half the total ISP students.
• ISP Scholarship Program is expected to be applicable to the Master’s degree program.

Japanese Government Scholarship (MEXT)

 The Integrated Science Program was selected by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, Sports and Technology (MEXT) for the Japanese Government Scholarship Student Priority Placement Program. About 4 students enrolled in October 2022 will be allocated to this program as Japanese Government Scholarship Students (university recommendation, special program)

 Please note that such a scholarship is not offered to all students. Designation of nominees for the Japanese Government Scholarship (university recommendation, special program) is determined during the selection process.

Notes

・Designated nominees for the Japanese Government Scholarship (university recommendation, special program) will be informed of said awarded status at the time of admission notification.
・Application Guidelines for the Japanese Government Scholarship (university recommendation, special program) 2022 will be published by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, Sports and Technology in December 2021. The guidelines will also be posted on this website.

Other Financial Support

   In the case that a student is not awarded a scholarship from the Integrated Science Program or the MEXT after admission, they are required to pay the tuition fees in full. However, students may apply for a full, half, or quarter tuition waiver if they are experiencing difficulty in paying their tuition for financial reasons, and have demonstrated outstanding academic performance.

   In addition, scholarship opportunities are offered from a variety of private organizations. Those who wish to apply for such programs may do so after being admitted to the Integrated Science Program. Details on how to apply for these scholarships will be disseminated after enrollment.