Every year the Departments of Regional Studies and Comparative Studies offer waivers of the whole or half of their first year's tuition to incoming students who have performed outstandingly on the entrance examination.
Twice each year Sokendai accepts applications for tuition waivers. Those who qualify receive waivers for half of the following semester's tuition (¥267,900).
Research Assistants (RA)
Students employed as research assistants engage in research activities under faculty direction and supervision.