FEATURED INSTITUTIONS>Ryutsu Keizai University

Total number of students

5,300 (381 from overseas) as of 2017



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University Outline

Learning from "professionals" and "onsite experiences". Ryutsu Keizai University is directly linked to business.

At our university, you can study the services and products of leading Japanese companies. Our university was founded in 1965, with support from Nippon Express, a company with business activities across the world, and the biggest comprehensive logistics company in Japan. Therefore, we focus on practical learning, providing the following: practical lessons directly learning from presidents and business entrepreneurs; visits to companies; and small-sized seminars. Our aim is to cultivate human resources who are able to work competently immediately after graduation. Currently, international students from 11 nations are enrolled at our university, and approximately 2,000 graduates are playing active roles in various areas around the world.

The Characteristics of Ryutsu Keizai University

  1. Practical Studies and Practice-Oriented Education
    Ryutsu Keizai University was founded by Nippon Express Co., Therefore we provide you many opportunities to learn from actual society and onsite business. Our human resources development program is certified by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), and implemented with support from industry and government. These practical experiences will inspire and stimulate an interest and curiosity in learning.
  2. Campuses in Convenient Locations Close to Both Central Tokyo and Narita Airport
    The nearest station to the Shin-matsudo Campus in Chiba is about 30 minutes from central Tokyo and about 60 minutes from Narita airport. The nearest station to the Ryugasaki Campus in Ibaraki is about 50 minutes from central Tokyo and about 80 minutes from Narita airport.
  3. Reasonable Living Environment
    Monthly rent is about 25,000 yen to 35,000 yen.
  4. International "BBC" Club (Bridge Between Countries)
    An international exchange club consists of about 70 members from 18 countries. Through events and camps, we learn foreign languages and cultural exchanges to enlarge the circle of friends globally.


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Facilities and support programs for international students

Tuition Exemption Program for International Students

  • This program subsidizes the 30 percent of annual tuition fee for privately financed international students who enrolled in our university but having difficulties in attending school for financial reasons.

Scholarship Program for International Students

  • This program provides scholarship (30,000 yen/month) after screening for privately financed international students who enrolled in our university, excel both academically and personally, but have difficulty attending school for financial reasons.

Enriching and Fulfilling Japanese Lessons

  • We provide intensive, small-sized Japanese classes in accordance with the individual student's level that help students improve their Japanese ability to the university level.

Focused Employment Supports

  • We provide extemsive employment guidance for international students to support their job search.

International Exchange Centre

  • Our experienced staff supports international students. You can consult with them on studies, life issues and other issues.

Ryutsu Keizai University


3-2-1 Shin-Matsudo, Matsudo-shi, Chiba,Japan 270-8555


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Total number of students

5,300 (381 from overseas) as of 2017


Admission fee: ¥303,400 for 2017 (*This amount is in case of tuition assistance applied.)

Tuition fee: ¥541,100 for 2017

Other: ¥242,600 - ¥393,060 for 2017