Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo Doctoral Student Special Incentives Program (SEUT-RA)


This program seeks to encourage excellence in graduate students by promoting advancement to doctoral courses and doctoral research with monetary support. 

Monthly RA Award Amounts



Monthly Amount (planned)
Outstanding Candidates SEUT Type A ¥120,000
Excellent Candidates SEUT Type B ¥50,000

 Selection schedule


Application Period

Announcement of the selection result
April recruitment December of the previous year - January Late February
October recruitment Around the middle of July Late September
*Please note that the above schedule is only a reference and may vary by year.

Application forms

*Please apply electronically. We do not accept any paper documents. Regarding application procedures, please refer to Application Guidelines “section 6.".

・SEUT-RA Application guidelines for April 2021 PDF
・SEUT Type A/Type B Application Form (Form 1 WORD    PDF)
・Evaluation Form from Current Academic Advisor (Form 2 WORD     PDF) (Only required for Type A applicants)
・Program Guidelines(Japanese only)PDF

・[FAQ] Application for SEUT-RA

・[g.ecc Email & PW] (Manual for applicants & evaluators belong to UTokyo)