长野大学

Nagano University
Nagano University 

Support for International Students
at Nagano University

Economic Support System - Scholarships, tuition discounts, rent subsidies -
 
Tuition reduction and exemptions
system for private paying
international students
 Annual tuition is discounted by half.
We believe that lightening the financial burden for private paying international students will allow them to dedicate themselves more fully to their studies.
If good scholarship is maintained, this discount can be received each year.

Financial Assistance Scholarships
for International Students of
Nagano University
 The professors and administrative staff of Nagano University have made private contributions to this fund which is used to provide financial assistance to our international students.
Recipients are selected two times per year based on academic standing.

Nagano University Scholarships
for Academically Excellent
Students
 These scholarships are for students with excellent academic achievement. Applicants are considered by year of study and faculty.
Awards may consist of a full or a half tuition waiver.
These scholarships are possible for all students, including international students, and numerous international students have received such scholarships.

Scholarships and Financial Aid
from Other Sources
 International students may apply for scholarships from various sources other than the university; these include state scholarships as well as private organizations and foundations, such as the Nakajima Peace Foundation.
 
Cultural Exchange Activities
 
Japanese language support  In addition to Japanese language study in the classroom, tutoring is offered. Several people from the local community volunteer their time on our campus to assist international students in advancing their Japanese language skill.

International Student Association  The International Student Association is organized by international students. Their activities include a newspaper and organizing events. Through these activities our international students also expand their intercultural activities and experience with the local community.

Events
May.

Welcome Party
New international students are welcomed by already enrolled international students, teachers, staff and Japanese students



  Welcome Party
Oct.

Factory Tours
Well known companies located in Nagano prefecture are visited as well as a a television station and sightseeing spots.

  College Festival
Nov.

College Festival
Sampling international foods made by students at the college festival has become a tradition. Every year they are more delicious.

  Winter Holiday Party
Dec.

Winter Holiday Party
This get together is another chance for international students to get to know their Japanese classmates teachers and university staff.