Tokyo International University (TIU) in Japan offers attractive scholarships for Sri Lankan students to study undergraduate programs in the English medium in Japan. Programs are offered under three fields of study: Business Economics, International Relations and Digital Business and Innovation. Within each area of study, there are a number of specialisations to choose from. For students undertaking these programs, there are attractive scholarships of up to 100% being offered for the duration of program, subject to maintaining minimum set standards.
Further to being fortunate to receive a free or subsidised education in a highly developed country like Japan, these students are eligible to work 28 hours per week part time during term and 40 hours per week during holidays. Cost of living in Japan is very affordable. In addition to receiving fee waivers from the university, most students will be eligible for grants from Japanese government to cover living expenses up to one year.
The visa procedure is not complicated. If the students wish to remain in Japan on completion of their studies to work, there are ample opportunities.
In 2019, 13 fortunate Sri Lankan students received scholarships from TIU and, they are also eligible for a grant from the Japanese government.
At TIU, there are 6500 students and 1000 international students from 60 different countries. Courses and the environment at TIU is designed to nurture truly international minded professionals capable of working anywhere in the world. In the 1styear, students will focuse on Liberal Arts, Academic Literacy and Japanese Language. Learning the language is important to manage day-to-day affairs and be able to get part time employment while being a student in Japan. The major courses begin in the 2nd year. Gaining a sound knowledge in Japanese and undertaking Japanese studies courses included in the curriculum will facilitate the student study subject matter in a Japanese context. An opportunity to study and improve the language is available throughout the four year of the program although only 16 credits in the language are required for graduation. Students get internships and the opportunity to work on real life projects with leading companies. Such hands on training increases the students employment prospects. The university has study abroad options with partner universities in countries like the USA.
TIU is located close to Tokyo, which is one of the safest megalopolis in the world. Japan as a whole is a very safe country, and it is also a very clean country. Living in Tokyo is very easy, and it also has the world’s largest city economy and population.
All students who have successfully completed AL can apply for a scholarship in TIU for 2020.
All the scholarships were arranged by International Scholar Educational Services (Pvt) Ltd.(ISES), local partner of TIU. ISES handles the complete application process from the time of submitting the application to being granted the visa.
For more detailed information on this valuable opportunity, contact International Scholar Educational Services (Pvt) Ltd.,
Email: [email protected] : www.scholar.lkTel : 011 2553466/0765315544