Temple University, Japan Campus


Temple University, Japan Campus

TUJ is an international campus of one of the United States' largest research universities-Temple University in Philadelphia-and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Founded in 1982, TUJ is officially recognized by Japan's Ministry of Education and offers American bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in Tokyo. TUJ students receive the same credits, degrees and transcripts as students at Main Campus in Philadelphia. All classes at TUJ are taught in English and no Japanese proficiency is required to start.

Academic Programs

  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Government/Political Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Asian Studies
  • Japanese Language
  • Psychological Studies

Student experience

  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Study Abroad

Application information

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First year students are those that have not undertaken college-level study after high school graduation.

Additional Information

For information on scholarships, please see: https://www.tuj.ac.jp/ug/cost-financial-aid/scholarships/index.html
For information on U.S. Financial Aid (FAFSA), please see: https://www.tuj.ac.jp/ug/cost-financial-aid/us-financial-aid.html
For information on GI Bill and Veterans Benefits, please see: https://www.tuj.ac.jp/ug/admissions/gibill/

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TUJ holds open campus Information Sessions every month in Tokyo. See here for more details: https://www.tuj.ac.jp/ug/info-sessions-new-campus.html

"TUJ offers a truly international experience—inside and outside the classroom, as well as among students and faculty. This will prepare you for a challenging career anywhere in the world"

William Swinton, Director of International Business Studies
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School location

1-14-29 Taishido, Setagaya-ku
Tokyo 154-0004, Japan

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