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Information, Technology, and Society in Asia

24 months
Duration
4088 USD/year
4088 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Master in Information, Technology, and Society in Asia at The University of Tokyo offers intensive graduate-level education designed to foster analytical strength and insight into Asian societies at a time when information and communication technology is having an increasingly profound impact on the region.

Overview

The Master in Information, Technology, and Society in Asia at The University of Tokyo  is tailored to both international and Japanese students who are motivated to pursue active professional careers on the regional and global stages. All instruction is in English, so proficiency in Japanese is not a prerequisite.

The Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies (GSII), which houses the ITASIA Program, offers graduate-level education on:

  • information
  • the most important concept needed to understand modern society
  • promotes interdisciplinary research and education in a wide variety of fields covering the social sciences, humanities and natural sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Asian Studies: History and International Relations
  • Media and Communication in Asia
  • Social Research
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • TOEFL
  • GRE Score
  • Bachelor Diploma

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4088 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4088 USD per year during 24 months.
  • ¥535,800

Living costs for Tokyo

132901 - 208462 JPY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Applicants should consider applying for scholarships prior to enrollment such as the Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship program through the Japanese embassy or other government grants in one's home country.

Some applicants with exceptional academic records have been awarded scholarships or tuition waivers at the recommendation of the University of Tokyo, through the courtesy of the donors including NEC and other foundations.Such opportunities will be offered at the time applicants receive notification of acceptance into the program.

The successful applicants for admission can also apply for scholarships directly from the University of Tokyo. Typically, these scholarships are only available to students who have already been accepted into a program of study at the University of Tokyo.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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