KANSAI UNIVERSITY

Admission of International Students

International Student
Admission

International Undergraduate Students

 This program is for students aiming to earn a degree (bachelor's) as a regular university student.

International Graduate School Students and Foreign Research Students

 We offer an international program for students aiming to earn a postgraduate degree (master’s and Ph.D.), as well as those students who do not wish to obtain a degree but enroll into the foreign research student program.  This program provides student with specific guidance on particular research themes and projects.

Japanese Language and Culture Program Preparatory Course (Bekka)

 This program is aimed at helping students advance to universities or graduate schools and enables them to develop the basic skills necessary for academic activities, including Japanese language abilities and IT literacy.

Exchange Program

Overview Students can learn about a wide variety of topics, including not only Japanese language and culture but also general liberal arts courses and special courses from various fields.
Period One to two semesters (six months to one year)
Necessary expenses ・Travel expenses
・Living expenses (about 100,000 yen per month), etc.
Target students Students enrolled at overseas partner universities

Japanese Language and Culture Course (JLC)

Overview Lectures starting at the basic Japanese level are available.  In addition to Japanese classes, students can attend a variety of Japanese graduate courses as well as liberal arts courses covering various themes in English.
Period One to two semesters (six months to one year)
Necessary expenses ・Tuition fees (500,000 yen/semester)
・Travel expenses, living expenses, etc.
Target students Students enrolled at overseas universities/graduate schools or graduates of such schools

Summer / Winter School at Kansai University

Overview This program gives students the opportunity to take special courses in English.  Students can also start learning Japanese if they wish.
Period Two to four weeks (summer/winter)
Necessary expenses ・Tuition fees and boarding fees (about 180,000 to 350,000 yen)
・Travel expenses, living expenses, etc.
Target students Students enrolled at overseas universities/graduate schools

Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Course (IJLC)

Overview The purpose of this program is to help students deepen their understanding of the Japanese language as well as Japan's culture and society.
In addition to Japanese classes, students are given opportunities that include experiencing Japan's culture and interacting with Japanese students.
Period Two to three weeks (summer/winter)
Necessary expenses ・Tuition fees and student dormitory usage fees (about 130,000 to 250,000 yen)
・Travel expenses, etc.
Target students Students enrolled at overseas universities/graduate schools or graduates of such schools (only students for whom there is less than one year between the date of graduation and the start of lectures)