Insurances

National Health Insurance

International students with the visa status of “Student”are required to enroll in the National Health Insurance system.
For details of the insurance, please click here.

Comprehensive Renters’Insurance for Foreign Students Studying in Japan

This insurance protects the insured students against liability accidents and gives their guarantors peace of mind. Please take out this insurance now and enjoy a full, worry-free life as aa international student in Japan. You can enroll this Comprehensive Renters’Insurance for Foreign Students Studying in Japan if your guarantor is your supervisor, Director of International Center or who is involved in TU.

For more detail information, please click here.

Personal Accident Insurance for Students Pursuing Education and Research

This insurance is to cover the medical expenses of the students for their physical damages caused by an accident/disaster while they are in an educational/research activity or while they are commuting to and from the school.

Application Counters for the Insurance Click here to see the list of application counters.

Insurance for Internship and Practice-teaching Activities

This insurance is to cover the damages that the TU students caused under an internship/practice-teaching activity that is officially admitted by the University.

Application Counter for the Insurance Click here to see the list of application counters.

Example of the Damaged to be Covered by the Insurance

General Fraternal Insurance for Students, General Liability Insurance for Students

To apply for these insurance, please contact University Co-op Office.
* TU Co-op Office: 080-652-1073

General Fraternal Insurance for Students (Gakusei Sougou Kyousai)
* Click here to access the HP (Japanese only)
This insurance covers the injuries and sickness of the students and the damages the students caused to their apartment.

General Liability Insurance for Students (PDF Brochure in Japanese)
This liability insurance covers the damages that the student caused to others. (Also available in foreign countries)

Motor Insurance

Compulsory Automobile Liability Insurance (Jibaiseki Hoken)
All automobile owners in Japan must have this compulsory insurance.

Voluntary Automobile Liability Insurance (Nini Hoken)
Having this voluntary insurance is not required to own a automobile in Japan; however, since compensation for traffic accidents is huge in this country, most automobile owners in Japan have this voluntary insurance. All foreign students are strongly advised to enroll in a voluntary insurance when they own a automobile.

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