[Japan] Hokkaido University – Exchange Program 2018

 

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[This program is self-funded]

Hokkaido University is one of the oldest, largest, and most prestigious universities in Japan. Boasting the largest number of faculties of Japan’s national universities, we cover almost all areas of the humanities and social and natural sciences and are leader in research activities in Japan and the world. Our alumni include a Nobel laureate, business leaders, research pioneers, artists and writers.

We have several Hokkaido University Exchange Programs 2018-2019, you can find the information here: https://www.global.hokudai.ac.jp/prospective-students/exchange-student-admissions/ or download our program brochure:  Student exchange program 2018-2019 (2017.12.8ver.)

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Application Package of each program, and:

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Motivation Letter

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of TOEFL – ITP=530, iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, OIA will send your application to  Hokkaido University as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Hokkaido University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than January 22, 2018.

[Japan] Kyushu University – Exchange Program 2018

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

Kyushu University was founded in 1911 and has grown to be one of the most prestigious universities in Japan. At present, there are 11 undergraduate schools, 18 graduate schools, 3 research institutes, and a hospital. Approximately 19,000 students and 2,200 faculty members are engaged in study and/or research at the University. Kyushu University is located in Fukuoka, gateway of Kyushu. Geographically and historically, the city is close to other parts of Asia, so we have been aiming to be the “University opened to Asia” from the beginning. Also, a new main campus, in Ito opened in 2005, where some departments have begun its activities.

Program brochure: 【Kyushu University】

JAPANESE LANGUAGE AND CULTURE COURSE (JLCC)

Undergraduate who majors in Japanese studies at his/her home institution (Post grads can apply, although the program is designed for undergrads)

Course will be taught in Japanese (JLPT N1 or Level 1)

http://www.isc.kyushu-u.ac.jp/jlcc/en/

JAPAN IN TODAY’S WORLD (JTW)

Undergraduate (Post grads can apply, although the program is designed for undergrads)

Course will be taught in English (CBT 213/ PBT 550/ iBT 79 IELTS 6.0)

http://www.isc.kyushu-u.ac.jp/jtw/

SCHOLARSHIP

JASSO (approx. 80000 JPY/month)

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

General Requirements

•  Application Form Application Form(Kyushu)(1)

•  Motivation Letter

•  Curriculum Vitae

•  Certificate of Enrollment from faculty

•  Official academic transcript

•  Colored copy of passport

•  Passport-size photo (4 pieces, 3.5 x 4.5 cm, white background color, taken within the past three months)

•  Letter of Nomination from faculty (*addressed to Head of Office of International Affairs)

Additional requirement for JLCC

•  Letter of Recommendation from academic advisor

•  Research plan (in Japanese)

•  Certificate of Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT N1 or Level 1 or an official document certifying your Japanese language proficiency)

Additional requirement for JTW

•  English language proficiency  (Min. Score of CBT 213/ PBT 550/ iBT 79 IELTS 6.0)

•  Two letters of recommendation (Both must be written by your superviser at your present university, only one may be written by a language instructor because we need to assess your overall academic ability, not just your language skills!)

•  One essay ‘Why JTW is for me’ (800 to 1,000 words)

•  Project proposal for independent study

•  Project Proposal for Advanced Laboratory Research (if you are choosing an ALR, see the webpage for complete instructions)

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

1) Submit the aforementioned documents to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur F-13) for internal review.

2) OIA staffs will evaluate your application.

3) Once you are selected as Nominated Student, OIA will send your application to Kyushu University and you may continue online registration as for host university selection.

4) FINAL decision from Kyushu University.

 

Please send all documents above in 2 COPIES to Office of International Affairs, UGM (Bulaksumur Block F-13) no later than January 22, 2018.

Ambassadorial Lecture : Kerja Bersama, Maju Bersama! Japan – Indonesia Strategic Partnership

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Ambassadorial Lecture “Kerja Bersama, Maju Bersama! Japan – Indonesia Strategic Partnership”
The lecture will be conducted by H.E. Mr. Masafumi Ishii (Japanese Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia)
Date: Monday, 20 November 2017
Place: R. Auditorium Lt. 2 Perpustakaan Pusat UGM
Time: 15.00 – 16.30 WIB
Register yourself at ugm.id/plmasafumi
Only limited seats available!

[Japan] Kumamoto University – 2018 Spring Program

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[This program is self-funded]

The Spring Program offered by the College of Cross-Cultural and Multidisciplinary Studies at Kumamoto University was created to provide international students who have an interest in studying abroad in Japan with a chance to experience life as an international student at Kumamoto University.

The Spring Program offers two courses to participants: an English Course (conducted in English) and a Japanese Course (conducted in Japanese).

Program pamphlet: Kumamoto University 2018 Spring Program Pamphlet

For further information, please go to: http://www.c3.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/en/3406/

 

【Dates】

Japanese Course:  Tuesday, February 13 – Thursday, February 22 2018 (10 days)

English Course:  Tuesday, February 27 – Thursday, March 8 2018 (10 days)

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[Japan] Tokyo University of Foreign Studies – Student Exchange Program 2018

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies has International Student Exchange Program of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies: ISEPTUFS.
The ISEPTUFS program is a one-year short-term exchange program designed for international students, as well as Japanese students. The program provides students with the opportunity to study in Japan and helps them to acquire a firm understanding of Japan and the international community. Meanwhile, the program aims to promote meaningful cultural exchange and to contribute to the cultivation of outstanding professionals with international backgrounds.
Please visit the web link below for more detailed information about the programs:
http://www.tufs.ac.jp/english/intlaffairs/exchange_in/program/

COURSE OFFERED

http://www.tufs.ac.jp/english/intlaffairs/exchange_in/program/

DATE

2018-2019TUFS Information Sheet(Spring Entry)

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[Japan] Hokkaido University – Student Exchange Programs 2018 (Spring Semester)

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

HUSTEP 2018 Spring Semester
Regarding the HUSTEP application forms and other required documents,
you can download them from the HUSTEP website:

https://www.global.hokudai.ac.jp/prospective-students/exchange-student-admissions/

Pass word is required: hustep2018

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[Japan] Sophia University – January Session on Japanese Studies 2017

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[This program is self-funded]

The aim of this program is to invite university students from outside of Japan and create a stimulating learning environment for promoting globalization and diversity.

For further information, please go to: http://www.sophia-summer.jp/japanesestudies/index.html

 

DATE

Four-week program starting on January 9th through January 31st, 2018
⇒ Program Schedule 2018

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[Japan] Gifu University – Exchange Program 2018/2019

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[This program is self-funded]

There are three student statuses from which you can choose in order to study at Gifu University as an exchange student.
1. Special Research Student (April – September, October – March)
2. Special Auditor (April – September, October – March)
3. Japanese Studies Program Student (October – September)
In deciding with which status you want to study at Gifu University, please consider carefully the purposes of your study and your Japanese language ability.

Fact sheet1.FACT SHEET for Exchange Students 2018-2019

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[Japan] Ritsumeikan University – Exchange Program 2017

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[Scholarship is offered for this program]

Ritsumeikan University’s “International PBL Program in ASEAN Countries” is an education program focusing on “international problem/project-based learning” which looks to provide necessary “multi-dimensional thinking skills” (technical thinking, business thinking, system design thinking) by accepting students from a variety of countries and regions to work collectively to solve policy and social issues such as Asian welfare, urban planning and development which ASEAN countries have been facing.

This program has been created on the basis of academic collaboration with partner institutions and Ritsumeikan University as one of the “FY2013 Inter-University Exchange Project” by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) to promote student exchange with partner institutions in ASEAN Countries under AIMS program (ASEAN International Mobility for Students program).

For further information, please go to: http://www.ritsumei.ac.jp/international/aims/eng/

Information Sheet: 7 Information Sheet 2017-18_RU_PBL

Poster: 9 RU_PBL_information_flyer_2018(1)

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[Japan] Sophia University – Exchange Program Spring 2018

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[This program is self-funded]

Sophia University has more than 200 partner institutions worldwide and receives exchange students based on the student exchange agreements. Every year, more than 300 exchange students study at Sophia. Participating exchange students pay tuition to their home institution for the period of their stay at Sophia. Exchange students will be responsible for their own room and board and transportation to and from the host institution.

For further information, please go to: http://www.sophia.ac.jp/eng/admissions/exchangeprograms

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