Admissions & Fees

Part-time & Online MBA Education and Training Benefits System

Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefit

The MBA programs under GLOBIS University have been designated as an education and training facility by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

If you have paid employment insurance in Japan for at least two years as of the start of the program and meet other conditions (e.g., complete the MBA program within two years, meet the course accreditation criteria set by the University every six months), you may be entitled to receive a refund of up to 1.12 million JPY over two years. To see the specification of benefit conditions (明示書), please click here.

What are Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits?

Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits support mid- and long-term career development for workers and promote employment stability and re-employment.

Workers covered by employment insurance who have satisfied certain conditions and complete the Specialized Practice Education and Training designated by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, Hello Work will reimburse a portion of their education and training expenses. (From the Home Page of Hello Work)

For details, please contact the Hello Work office that has jurisdiction over your home address.

Amount of Benefits

The maximum amount to be paid is 1.12 million JPY. Please see the following chart for an estimate (excludes enrollment fee):

Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefit
During the MBA program After Graduation
Amount of benefits 50% of tuition paid Additional 20% of the total tuition paid
Maximum amount to be paid 400,000 JPY/year 320,000 JPY
Payment period 2 years

Example of tuition/benefits under this system

Without benefit With benefit
1st year

1,499,000 JPY

*Excluding enrollment fee

1,099,000 JPY

*Excluding enrollment fee

Benefit of 400,000 JPY
2nd year 1,499,000 JPY 1,099,00 JPY Benefit of 400,000 JPY
After program completion If paying employment insurance within one year of the program completion Benefit of 320,000 JPY
Total paid by you 2,998,000 JPY 1,878,000 JPY

Note:

  • The above example applies to a full, standard tuition payment.
  • Benefits are to be paid every 6 months. You are required to file with Hello Work each time.
  • The amount of benefits may vary depending on the amount of your tuition payment. Deductions due to scholarships will reduce the amount of benefits available.
  • You are required to complete the program within two years in order to receive the benefits.
  • Upon earning 36 credits, you are not required to take any additional courses. You are required to complete the program in order to receive the additional payment.
  • Eligible Persons

    To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:

    • Complete the program within 2 years
    • Be eligible for employment insurance in Japan for a given number of years before the start of the program
    • Meet the requirements set by GLOBIS University every six months after the start of the program

     

    Requirements set by Hello Work
    • If you are receiving Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits for the first time
      You need to have been eligible for employment insurance for at least 2 years cumulatively or have lost eligibility no more than a year before the start of the program.
    • If you have received Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits in the past:
      You need to have been eligible for employment insurance for at least 3 years cumulatively between the start of the previous course that was subject to the previous benefits and the start of the program. The total amount of the benefits available is 1.68 million JPY over 10 years.

    Note: The University is unable to determine your eligibility. Please contact Hello Work with inquiries regarding eligibility.

     

    Requirements set by GLOBIS University
    1. Attendance
      You must take 3 or more courses in a 6-month period and must meet the attendance requirements (as specified in the syllabus) for at least 3 of those courses.
      Please note:

      • The Research Project course counts as 2 courses
      • Once 36 credits have been earned, you are not required to take any further courses. At the time of the fourth payment, you must have met the requirements for completion of the program.
    2. Credit requirements (cumulative)
      At the time of application for each payment of the benefit, you must have the following number of credits.

      • After 6 months: 6 credits
      • After 12 months: 12 credits
      • After 18 months: 24 credits
      • After 24 months: 36 credits

Tuition Payment Examples

Below are some tuition payment examples for the Part-time & Online MBA. For Pre-MBA courses you have completed before enrollment, tuition paid will be deducted equally from the second and fourth installments.

Pattern 1: Standard Part-time & Online MBA tuition
  • Total tuition is 2,990,000 JPY (excluding MBA enrollment fee JPY 80,000).
  • In principle, tuition is paid in four installments, every six months.
Pattern 2: Part-time & Online MBA tuition with Pre-MBA
  • You can take up to 8 Pre-MBA courses prior to enrolling to the Part-time & Online MBA program.
  • Pre-MBA tuition paid will be deducted equally from the second and fourth installments. You must successfully complete the Pre-MBA course for the deduction.
  • The following is a tuition payment example for a student who completed 6 Pre-MBA courses.
Pattern 3: Part-time & Online MBA tuition with Pre-MBA and Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits
  • If you are eligible for the Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits, you will receive a maximum of 1,120,000 JPY.
  • Up to 400,000 JPY will be paid each year, and an additional 320,000 JPY will be paid after the program completion.
  • You need to meet certain requirements in order to obtain the benefits. Read “Eligible Persons” above for more details.
  • The following is a tuition payment example for a student who completed 6 Pre-MBA courses with Specialized Practice and Training Benefits.

General Education and Training Benefits

This benefit is for students who are eligible for employment insurance in Japan for a certain number of years prior to the start of the program and are expected to complete the Part-time & Online MBA program in three years using the enrollment extension system. If certain conditions are satisfied, the maximum benefits of 100,000 JPY can be granted to the MBA students upon program completion. To see a sample application form, please click here.