Guide to Admission, Fees, and Scholarships

Fees & support schemes

Fees

Course fees (2017) Total to pay in first academic year

Course No. of years Admission fee (¥) Tuition fee (¥) Experiment and practice fee Facilities and equipment fee Total to pay for the 1st year
Communication Design 1 100,000 480,000 60,000 78,000 718,000
Graphic Design
  • Graphic Design Major
  • Illustration Major
2 150,000 720,000 120,000 156,000 1,146,000
Confectionery Design 2 150,000 720,000 120,000 156,000 1,146,000
Childcare Worker & Design 2 150,000 600,000 84,000 156,000 990,000
Hotel Tourism 2 150,000 600,000 84,000 156,000 990,000
Character Design
  • Comic Illustration Major
  • Game Characters Major
2 150,000 720,000 120,000 156,000 1,146,000
Comic Animation Character Design 3 150,000 720,000 120,000 156,000 1,146,000
Craft Design 3 150,000 720,000 180,000 168,000 1,218,000
Comic Arts 4 150,000 720,000 120,000 156,000 1,146,000

Course payments fees are to be paid twice a year: in first semester (April to September) and in second semester (October to March).
Other expenses to be paid are a building management fee, school event fee, locker use fee, and alumni association fee. Please check the Application Handbook for more details.
Costs of teaching materials, study trips (only for the Hotel Tourism course) need to be paid separately.

* Course fees may change from one academic year to another, due to socioeconomic factors, even for already enrolled students.

Financial support schemes

Application-based support for course fees

Admissions Office entrance application discount Entrance exam fee full exemption: ¥20,000
Partial enrollment fee exemption - 1-year course: ¥50,000 2-year, 3-year, 4-year courses: ¥100,000
Discount for admissions based on a letter of recommendation Partial enrollment fee exemption - ¥100,000
Discount for admissions based on school recommendation Entrance exam fee exemption: ¥20,000
Partial enrollment fee exemption - 1-year course: ¥50,000, 2-year, 3-year, 4-year courses: ¥100,000
Re-enrollment support scheme (General admission application discount) This scheme is designed to support the learning of high school graduates and graduates of higher education institutions by reducing their educational expenses.
Partial enrollment fee exemption - 1-year course: ¥50,000, 2-year, 3-year, 4-year courses: ¥100,000

Other support schemes

Special support scheme for attendance from remote places

This scheme is designed to reduce the commuting expenses of students who wish to attend the school from distant places.

Candidates

  1. Persons who live in a place requiring a one-way train trip of 80 km or more (distance by rail) from the station nearest their home to the College.
  2. Persons who relocate from regional Japan to live alone

* This support is not available to international students

Benefit

Monthly: ¥10,000 (total ¥120,000, only for 1st year of course), partial exemption from tuition fees for 1st year

Discount for college event participation

Persons who attend a College open campus day, college tour, or explanatory meeting receive a full entrance exam fee exemption. An exemption form, available when visiting the College, must be included with the application documents.

Entrance exam fee exemption: ¥20,000

International student support scheme (benefit on application)

This scheme reduces the educational expenses of international students, to encourage them to learn at this College.

Partial enrollment fee exemption - 1-year course: ¥50,000, 2-year, 3-year, 4-year courses: ¥100,000

Support scheme for simultaneously enrolled siblings

In the event that a brother or sister of an enrolled student enrolls simultaneously in the College, this scheme offers a partial exemption of annual tuition fee for the first year for the brother/sister that enrolls later.

Partial exemption from tuition fee for first year - ¥150,000

Subsidy scheme for alumni association members

This scheme subsidizes the enrollment fee of any applicant who is a child or brother/sister of a member of the College’s Alumni Association (including both graduates and current enrolled students).

Partial exemption from tuition fee for first year - ¥50,000