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International students staying in Japan for a year or longer should enroll in the National Health Insurance.

Subscribers to the National Health Insurance have to pay only 30% of medical expenses for any treatment covered by this insurance.
Expenses For Medical Treatment
National Health Insurance
Without National Health Insurance
full payment by international students

Covered by National Health Insurance


example :
(1) USD 400

(2) USD 280

Final Amount To Be Paid By Student   USD 120
Enrollment procedures for National Health Insurance System are carried out at the local ward or municipal office, and yearly premium is about RM 420 ~ RM 1,400
The annual premium varies by area. Students without a source of income while in Japan usually pay a reduced premium
Expenses for medical treatment not covered by the insurance must be paid in full
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