Summer School: Akita International University

As a leading liberal arts university in Japan, Akita International University (AIU) has been recognized as one of the top universities in Japan for its humanities education and innovative approach. Its Summer School is a six-week, six-credit, intensive Japanese language program designed for highly motivated undergraduate students around the world. Participants can take elementary courses taught by experienced Japanese instructors to hone their Japanese language skills in a small class environment.


Summer Program 2020 

Credit equivalency: 5.0 UofT credits = 30 credits. Students will complete 6 local credits.

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed.

Subjects Available at Host: Arts and Science

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: No

Application Deadline: December 3, 2019

Timeline: 16 June- 28 July, 2020

Country: Japan

City: Akita

Institution: University

Language of Study: English

Level of Study: Undergrad

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: Arts and Science (St. George), Arts and Science (UTM), Arts and Science (UTSC)

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: 180,000 ¥ + 5,000 ¥ refundable deposit; covers room and board, workshops and field trips

Funding: IE Awards available

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA: 2.5