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東京大学公共政策大学院 | GraSPP / Graduate School of Public Policy | The university of Tokyo

General Information

GraSPP Web Entry System for MPP/IP AY2021 closed.

Application Guidelines for 2021 (121KB)

Important Notes and Additional Eligibility Requirements for Scholarships (58KB)

[Additional note for JJ/WBGSP]
According to the latest information that arrived from the WB, MPP/IP will continue to be an official partner program for the academic year 2021 as a transitional year. (Updated: November 10, 2020)


Those, who have completed or expect to complete their undergraduate education (a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent) by the enrollment date, are eligible to apply for MPP/IP.
Those, who expect to complete their undergraduate education (bachelor’s degree or the equivalent) from the enrollment date through September 30, 2021, are required to contact the MPP/IP Desk in advance.
For more details, read Eligibility Requirements.

Applicants seeking ADB and/or WB scholarships, please read carefully the information on the following links as well.

Policy Streams

MPP/IP offers two policy streams below for students to develop in-depth knowledge in their chosen fields.

Admission Categories

  • MPP/IP admissions for fresh graduates and early career professionals
  • MPP/IP admissions for professionals

Those who seek scholarship opportunities with ADB-JSP, JJWBGSP and JICA SDGs Global Leader Program should apply for the admissions for professionals category.

Enrollment Date

Late September, 2021 (April 1, 2021 is also available.)

April enrollment is only for Japanese nationals and non-Japanese nationals who have a visa valid through the end of March 2020 that allows applicnats studying in Japan. Non-Japanese nationals are required to contact the MPP/IP Desk by December 11 to be pre-checked. The MPP/IP Desk cannot guarantee that the pre-check can be done by the application deadline if the inquiry arrives at the MPP/IP Desk after December 11, which could result in non-eligibility for April enrollment.

Application, Admission and Tuition Fees

(All fees are as of AY2020 and subject to change.)

Application Fee: JPY 10,000.
Admission Fee: JPY 282,000.

(The Admission Fee is non-refundable for any reason.)

Tuition Fee (annual): JPY 535,800.