The university is aimed to transform the lives and prospects of students and contribute to the cultural, social, economic, and technological development of Tokyo and other cities.
- Tokyo Metropolitan University scholarships are available to students in financial need or students with scholastic academics. Types of programmes for student scholarships include Tuition reduction schemes, private or public organisations funded scholarships, Japan Student Services Organisation (JASSO) Honors Scholarship programme, and Japanese Government (MEXT) scholarships.
- Tokyo Metropolitan University offers its exclusive English language programmes for international students in the Science faculty. The courses are available in the fields of Biochemistry, Biology, Physiology, Neuroscience, Cell Biology, Physiology, Genetics, and Molecular Evolution.