Applications are invited for the Ritsumeikan University Tuition Reduction program ranging from 20%, 50%, to 100% of the total tuition of the chosen field of study. The RU Tuition Reduction Scheme is offered initially for one year, based on students’ admission evaluation. In the second and subsequent years, the tuition reduction is awarded based on student’s grades during the previous year of study.
Ritsumeikan University Information
Founded in 1899, Ritsumeikan University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kyoto (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Ritsumeikan University is a coeducational higher education institution. Ritsumeikan University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 119 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
To be eligible, applicants must;
- be international students who will hold the status of residence of “student” throughout their course of study at Ritsumeikan University.
- hold relevant education or bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0 to secure a position at Ritsumeikan University.
Applicants are advised to apply through the online platform of the university to their desired course of study.No separate application is required. The students will be notified of the award upon declaration of the admission results.