Other Information/Links

1. Financial Aid (Scholarships)

You can find various information on scholarship opportunities for prospective and current international students of Tohoku University at the link below.

2. Extracurricular Activities (Clubs & Circles)

For Students

Tohoku University encourages students to enjoy extracurricular activities to be highly cultured persons. The Student Friendship Association is a university-wide organization consisting of many sports and cultural clubs.

In the video below, information on clubs and circles will be covered, including differences between a club and a circle, how to join, things to be aware of, level of Japanese required, and international student/resident associations. (Produced by the International Student Help Desk)

For Researchers and Faculty Members

Some departments also organizes activities for researchers and faculty members.
Please refer to your respective department for further details.

3. Tutoring System

Tutoring system is designed to assist international students new to Japan
with their studies, daily life, etc., and help them adjust to their new
surroundings as smoothly as possible.

If you wish to have a tutor, please consult with your academic advisor or department office.

4. Learning Support

The Center for Learning Support provides various kinds of support for international students including Japanese conversation practice, assistance with writing reports and papers in Japanese.

5. Finding a Job/Career Building

For Students

The Center provides seminars and counseling to assist you with post-graduation career-building.

For Researchers

Researchers may refer to the JREC Portal for research job opportunities in Japan.