1.Entrance Examination Fee, Entrance Fee, and Tuition
The entrance examination fee must be paid before you submit an admission application form. Those who are accepted by the university should pay the entrance fee by the date of enrollment process. Both the entrance examination fee and the entrance fee should be paid by the postal bank transfer service. The form for payment will be provided by the university. Tuition is payable in two installments at the beginning of each semester.
If you are an exchange student accepted under an academic exchange agreement between Nara Women's University and your home university, you are not required to pay any of these fees. If you are a Japanese Government Scholarship student, tuition is not required. There may be cases in which recipients of Japanese Government Scholarships are exempted from the entrance examination fee and the entrance fee.

(Fees for respective categories for FY 2019 were as follows:)

Status Tuition Entrance Fee Entrance Examination Fee
Undergraduate Course \535,800/year \282,000 \17,000
Graduate Course \535,800/year \282,000 \30,000
Research student \29,700/month \84,600 \9,800
2.Exemptions of Entrance Fee and Tuition Fee
The university offers an entrance fee (total/ half) exemption system for those who are deemed to have excellent academic achievement with financial difficulties in paying an entrance fee.
Students with highly accomplished academic performance can apply for the tuition exemption system (A) that exempts tuition for one year (full or partial). Students with excellent records with financial difficulties in paying the tuition can sign up for the tuition exemption system (E) that exempts full amount of tuition for a semester. Non-regular students (Research Students) are not exempted.
Applications should be submitted during the specified period.
Please contact Financial Aid Section of Student Support Division for more details.