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

* Apply online and submit documents. We do not accept any paper documents. See Application Guidelines for details.

- SEUT-RA Application Guidelines for October 2021 PDF file
- SEUT-RA Application System
- [Applicants for SEUT-RA Type A/Type B]
    Application Form (Form 1: Word file)
- [Applicants for SEUT-RA Type A]
    Evaluation Form from Current Academic Advisor (Form 2: Word file)
SEUT-RA Program Guidelines(Japanese only) PDF file

For reference

- [FAQ] Application for SEUT-RA
- [g.ecc Email & password] (Manual for applicants & evaluators belong to UTokyo)