Name of the University: The University of Tokyo
Program Name: PEAK, Program in English at Komaba
Type of Degree: B.A.
Major Field: 1. Japan in East Asia; 2. Environmental Sciences
Application Period: From December 7, 2020 to January 7, 2021
Period of Enrollment: September
Program’s Website: https://peak.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/
Contact Information: contact-int.admissions.adm〔at〕gs.mail.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Programs in English at Komaba (PEAK) is a four-year undergraduate program, which offers two courses: «The International Program on Japan in East Asia» and «The International Program on Environmental Sciences.» Students completing either course obtain a bachelor’s degree in the liberal arts.
PEAK is the only undergraduate program at UTokyo conducted entirely in English. Students do not need any previous Japanese language experience in order to apply for the program. All PEAK Students are required to take Japanese courses for one and a half semesters. The PEAK academic year starts in September and the academic year is divided into two semesters, each further subdivided into two terms. The application period for 2021 enrolment begins in December, 2020.
Scholarships are offered to students of exceptional merit. The University of Tokyo Scholarship is a four-year scholarship that covers the admission fee (JPY282,000), annual tuition fee (JPY535,800 a year), and living expenses (JPY126,000 a month). Up to ten students each year may be offered this scholarship.