The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) is a partner university of UC Berkeley and UC Davis. As such, UTokyo students are eligible to participate in these programs and in accordance with the guidelines below, they are invited to apply to the programs.UC Berkeley offers American and International Study Program (AISP) in which you can study American Politics and International Relations. At UC Davis,you may be able to take any courses open in UC Davis through their Global Study Program (GSP). English courses will also be offered.
Other than exchage program, this UC program allows you to study abroad from one semester to a full academic year. Basically, you should pay for tutition, but you can apply for scholorship provded UTokyo and/or scholarship fundations.
The application opens from late March to middle of April. After the internal screening, you will be notified the result by your affiliation by the end of April. Studnts who passed the internatil screening will apply for UC Berkley/Davis directly.
(Study Abroad Period)
UC Berkeley Fall Semester: August-December Spring Semester: January-May
UC Davis Fall Quarter: September-December Winter Quarter: January-March Spring Quarter: March-June
※This informaion is as of April 2021.
UC Berkeley: about USD24,000/Semester(including housing)
UC Davis: about USD7,800/Quarter(exculding housing)
UC Berkeley: about 5 students
UC Davis: about 20 students
UC Berkeley/Davis Program and Lingnan University Program Statistics (09/16/2020 updated)(PDF)
The number of applicants, candidates, and accepted students is available.
After reading the application guidelines carefully, complete the online application via UTAS before the deadline set by your affiliated faculty/ graduate school(currently only available in Japanese). Please confirm the details of the application process from the following page.
Applying for UC Programs