GAKUSHUIN UNIVERSITYProgramme: Inter-university cooperation agreementStudy period: 1-2 semesters (end of Sept-Jan and/or Apr-July);Target group: students from all study levels and faculties;Language of instruction: mainly Japanese, only the Faculty of International Social Sciences offers courses in English.
- Minimum command of English: TOEFL 80 p; IELTS 6.0 p;
- Minimum command of Japanese: Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Level N4 or Japanese language studies at least 2 years before exchange period. May be confirmed by the language instructor (Japanese Language Proficiency form).
Scholarship: free tuition. It may be possible to apply for Gakushuin University Exchange Student Scholarship (up to 250 000 yen per year) or Gakushuin University Exchange Student Accommodation Grant (up to 50 000 yen per month).
Applying to the host university: once a year, deadline is usually in February (applications for the next academic year). If not all student places are filled, an additional competition may be announced in September (for the spring semester of current academic year).
Competition will be announced about one month before the application deadline.
More information about the university and application requirements: Gakushuin University, Guidelines and infosheet 2019.