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 scholarship provided by UTokyo and/or scholarship foundations.
For AY2021-2022, in light of the current global pandemic due to COVID-19 and related global situations, we accept applications from early August for the following study abroad periods. For further details, please consult the application guidelines. After the internal screening, you will be notified of the result by your affiliation by the end of September. Students who passed the internal screening will apply for UC Berkley/Davis directly.
(Study Abroad Period)
UC Berkeley: Spring Semester: January-May
UC Davis: Winter Quarter: January-March, Spring Quarter: March-June
UC Berkeley: about USD25,368/Semester(tentative, including housing)
UC Davis: about USD7,800/Quarter(tentative, 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