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.
AIU brochure and the campus tour
Credit Equivalency: 30 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE
Available Courses: Check here.
Restricted Programs: EAP program
Housing: Housing is guaranteed for nominated exchange students from U of T who submit their housing application by the deadline stipulated by the host institution. Students must follow instructions from the host institution, and specific room types and/or locations may not be guaranteed. Please find more information here.
Accepting Applications: Yes
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Apr-Jul), Year-long (Sep-Jul)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes
Fall/Full Year Deadline: December 4, 2023
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024
Language of Study:
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host:
All, Arts and Science
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award and JASSO scholarship
Arts and Science (St. George) Arts and Science (UTM) Arts and Science (UTSC)
Minimum CGPA: 2.5, and have completed at least two semesters at UofT at the time of application