"Since its establishment in 1873, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (TUFS) has been devoted to Humanities and Political Science, mainly foreign studies, covering 14 areas and 75 languages.
Among them, 28 are major languages which students can choose as their areas of study. International students of TUFS will be joined by classmates studying their home languages and regions, making it a true Global campus beyond English.
This cross-cultural collaboration is also demonstrated at the TUFS Festival, a multi-language, multi-cultural university festival held during one week in November of each year when plays performed in 28 languages are being played, all planned, directed, and performed by the students.
Start your exploration with one of the English (or English/Japanese) taught degree programs at TUFS. Discover Japan comprehensively through the School of Japan Studies (undergraduate). Or explore the world through multidisciplinary approach and formulate effective responses to issues of Peace and Conflict at the Master’s program on Peace and Conflict Studies. Or make substantial contributions to international development including SDGs at the Joint doctoral program on Sustainability research.
Your first step to explore the world starts here at Tokyo University of Foreign Studies.
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Located in the quiet residential area in the western part of Tokyo, TUFS provides an excellent academic environment for international students. Not only that Tokyo was ranked top on the Safe Cities Index 2019 by The Economist Intelligence unit making it a very safe environment to concentrate on studies, as TUFS is ranked as one of the most prominent international universities in Japan, there are full of opportunities to make friends with people from all over the world.
- Covering 14 areas and 28 languages of the world as major. One’s learning expands globally.
- Creating Positive Power from Diversity and Contributing to Intercultural Coexistence
- Being selected as the Top Global University, TUFS serves as the key educational hub connecting worldwide resources.
- With its long history dating back to 1857 for its origin, TUFS will celebrate its 150th anniversary in 2023.
- Nurturing professionals with global perspectives who are knowledgeable in languages, cultures, and societies of various regions.
Bacharel, Ténico, Vocacional
"Humanities - Bachelors/Masters/Doctoral
Language, Linguistics, Literature, History
Social Science - Bachelors/ Masters/ Doctoral
Political Science - International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Politics
School of Japan Studies
Mestrado, Doutorado, MBA
Peace and Conflict Studies Course (Masters program)
Joint Doctoral Program for Sustainability Research (Doctoral program)
Intercâmbio, Escola de Línguas, Etc