Exchange: 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. Students have done courses in areas such as Japanese language, East Asian studies, and Japanese history and literature.

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Credit Equivalency: 30 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted Programs: EAP program

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.

  • Subjects Available at Host: Arts and Science
  • Program Type: Study
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Fall/Full-Year Deadline: December 3, 2020
    Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021
  • Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Apr-Jul), Year-long (Sep-Jul)
  • 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: No fee
  • Funding: IE Award and JASSO scholarship
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.5