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University of Tsukuba Study Abroad Support Programs

Habatake! Scholarship Application Policy for April 2020

University of Tsukuba will resume acceptance of Habatake Scholarship applications if the COVID-19 pandemic improves by the end of January 2021 and studying abroad and participating in overseas programs become possible.

The conditions for accepting applications for Habatake Scholarships in the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 situations are:

    • (1)Travel Warning and Infectious Disease Warning for the destination issued by Ministry of Foreign Affairs must be categorized as Level 1 or none. This is based on 1-(2) (Level 2: Avoid unessential travel; Avoid all dispatches and travels of students) of Travel Guidelines for Students, Faculty Members and University Employees in Case of a Crisis Overseas.
    • (2)The destination country must be issuing student visas and the partner university must be granting international students admissions.
    • (3)The safety and the life environment must be well maintained.
    • -The study environment must be well maintained with special measures such as limitations of face-to-face classes and online classes.
    • -You must always pay attention to changes of social lives influenced by the pandemic such as restrictions of activities and travels.
    • -The policy of 14-day quarantine after entering the destination country and returning to Japan has been abolished as for short-term programs.

Habatake! Scholarship Application Policy for December 2020

The University of Tsukuba provides study abroad support programs for development of global leaders aimed at resolving global issues, as an initiative of the Top Global University Project.

IMPORTANT

The conditions for travelling abroad are:

  • - The destination is at Level 1 or none of Travel Warning and Infectious Disease Warning by Ministry of Foreign Affairs (*1).
  • *1 The university does not admit students' travels to countries at Level 2(*2). Refer to Travel Guidelines for Students, Faculty Members and University Employees in Case of a Crisis Overseas by University of Tsukuba President.
  • *2 Level 2: Avoid unessential travels
  • -The destination country issues student visas and the partner university grants international students admissions.
  • -Students' safety and security are prioritized in the program at the partner university.
  • Note that Habatake! Scholarship will not be granted for online course attendance or training participation of overseas universities.

1. Overseas Partner University Support Program

Purpose

Study abroad based on the exchange agreement

Period

July 2019-February 2020(Up to 2 weeks)

Travel expenses

Monthly allowance up to ¥80,000

For Applicants


Application Deadline

by 17:00 on Friday, February 5, 2021

Inquiries

Department of Student Affairs, Division of Student Exchange (Study Abroad)
E-mail:isc-kaigai#@#un.tsukuba.ac.jp
(Remove "#" from the above e-mail address before sending mail.)

2. Campus in Campus (CiC) Support Program

Purpose

Travel to a universities implementing the Campus in Campus, Double Degree Program or Joint Degree Program

Period

Up to 1 year from the departure from Japan between April 2021-March 2022
(CiC Short-Term Program : Up to 1 month)

Travel expenses

Monthly allowance up to ¥80,000 (CiC Short-Term Program : Up to \150,000)

For Applicants


Application Deadline

by 17:00 on Friday, February 5, 2021
Submit to the Academic Service Office

Inquiries

Department of Student Affairs, Division of Student Exchange (Study Abroad)
E-mail:isc-kaigai#@#un.tsukuba.ac.jp
(Remove "#" from the above e-mail address before sending mail.)

Campus in Campus Youtube: The whole world is your campus ? Campus in Campus
https://youtu.be/buNlg0Iyu84


3. Overseas Study Tour Support Program (MUSHA-SHUGYO)

Purpose

Conduct the activities of the exchange and training abroad in group

Not recruiting this time

4. Overseas Academic Conference Participation Support Program

Purpose

Study presented at academic conferences, symposia, research workshops overseas

Period

April 2020-July 2020(Up to 2 weeks)

Travel expenses

Up to ¥150,000

For Applicants


Application Deadline

by 17:00 on Friday, February 7, 2020
Submit to the Academic Service Office

Inquiries

Department of Student Affairs, Division of Student Exchange (Study Abroad)
E-mail:isc-kaigai#@#un.tsukuba.ac.jp
(Remove "#" from the above e-mail address before sending mail.)

5. Language and Overseas Training Support Program

Purpose

Participate in an Overseas Training Program organized or jointly held by the University of Tsukuba ※Please note that students who would like to apply for the support should apply to the organizer or the co-organizer of the project of University of Tsukuba. They will apply on behalf of the students.

Period

April 2020-March 2021 (Up to 1 week-1 month)

Travel expenses

Up to ¥100,000

For Applicants


Application Deadline

by 17:00 on Friday, February 7, 2020
Submit to the Academic Service Office

Inquiries

Department of Student Affairs, Division of Student Exchange (Study Abroad)
E-mail:isc-kaigai#@#un.tsukuba.ac.jp
(Remove "#" from the above e-mail address before sending mail.)