Political Science, B.A. | Waseda University | Tokyo, Japan
48 months
6894 EUR/year
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The bachelor’s degree in Political Science at Waseda University promotes the scientific understanding of politics. A pervasive feature of human existence, politics entails both cooperation and conflict—in our local communities, in domestic and international environments, and on a global scale.


Key facts

At Political Science at Waseda University we educate students to think independently and critically about the determinants and implications of important political phenomena, such as elections in democracies or patterns of international disputes.

The Political Science major fosters students’ awareness in public issues, develops students’ analytical skills, and encourages students to take responsibility and pursue leadership roles. Ultimately, the major prepares students to contribute to solving the imminent and long-term problems that humanity faces.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary

  • Japanese Politics

  • Comparative Politics

  • International Politics

  • Public Policy

  • Political History and Political Thought

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Reason for application (essay)
  • Applicant eligibility document
  • Academic transcript/school report
  • Recommendation letter
  • Standardized test scores
  • English-language proficiency test scores
  • Other documents, if required

Tuition Fee

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    6894 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6894 EUR per year during 48 months.

999000 Yen

Living costs for Tokyo

132901 - 208462 JPY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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