Department Admission Fee Annual Tuition Fee and facility charge First year Total
PT, OT, ST, AT, CT, CO, HN ¥350,000 ¥1,500,000 ¥1,850,000
HS ¥250,000 ¥1,250,000 ¥1,500,000
NR ¥300,000 ¥1,650,000 ¥1,950,000
SW ¥250,000 ¥1,150,000 ¥1,400,000
HI ¥280,000 ¥1,050,000 ¥1,330,000

Examination Fee: Examination utilizing the National Center Test for university admissions...¥20,000
Other examinations...¥35,000
PT / Physical Therapy, OT / Occupational Therapy, ST/ Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, AT / Prosthetics & Orthotics and Assistive Technology, CT/ Clinical Engineering and Medical Technology, CO/ Orthoptics and Visual Sciences, HN / Health and Nutrition, NR / Nursing, HS / Health and Sports, SW / Social Welfare, HI / Health Informatics

Tuition exemption for self-supporting (privately financed) international students

Self-supporting (privately financed) international students can be exempted from tuition fees (and it is not including the facility charge), other than mentioned below;

  • Government-sponsored international student
  • Those who are dispatched from foreign government
  • Those who are supported by a private company or a scholarship foundation (amount more than half of the tuition).
  • Those who are obviously economically advantaged
    Department Amount of exemption (per year)
    PT , OT , ST , AT , CT, CO, HN ¥500,000
    HS ¥425,000
    NR ¥550,000
    SW ¥415,000
    HI ¥400,000

Admission-related inquiries

Niigata University of Health and Welfare Admission Office
1398 Shimami-cho, Kita-ku, Niigata-shi, Niigata 950-3198, Japan
Tel: +81-25-257-4459 E-mail: URL: