Kansai University Global Leader Development Program

Kansai University Global Leader Development Program

Kansai University will launch the following new curricula as a part of the Global Leaders for the Next Generation Program. In addition, Division of International Affairs offers various academic support services for international students at Kansai University.

KUGF(Kansai University Global Frontier)Curriculum

The courses (taught in English language) on various subject topics are offered to both Japanese and international students at Kansai University.

  1. Specialized Subject Unit( Disaster Reduction and Resilient Society, Food Science and Technology, International Business and Entrepreneurship, Japan Studies, Language Teaching and Communication)
  2. Global Liberal Studies Unit (TOEFL Score-Up Training, Presentation Skills, Cross-cultural Competence, etc.)

KUGF Course Guide 2015【WEB】 KUGF Course Guide 2015【PDF】

International Cooperation & Service Learning Curriculum

Students will learn theories on international cooperation through actual experience and develop global competence by participating in various international contribution programs.

Academic Support for International Students at Kansai University

We offer below academic supporting services for the international students who pursue their undergraduate or graduate degrees

  • For those who need assistance in writing a graduate or undergraduate thesis in Japanese:
  • For those who need daily language assistance for Japanese in various academic tasks:
  • For those who wish to practice more conversational Japanese, and for those who just want more interaction with local Japanese students:
  • Writing Center at KU
  • Japanese language tutors at Global Zone @ Collaboration Commons
  • International Student Association
  • Conversation Exchange Class
  • Academic Literacy Seminar
  • Conversation partner system
  • Cross-cultural activities by H.O.M.E.
  • Japanese language and culture program for international students(including “bekka” students)
  • Japanese language courses for international students (at Senriyama Campus)