Exchange: Aoyama Gakuin University

Aoyama Gakuin University was founded in 1949 as part of Aoyama Gakuin, celebrating the 140-year anniversary of its institutional foundation in 2014. AGU has established a national reputation for the quality of its teaching and its international ambience, and is widely recognized as one of the leading private universities in Japan.
Aoyama Gakuin University aims to educate students with a strong sense of social responsibility and morality in order to contribute to society and today’s world in accordance with its educational policy based on the Christian faith.


Credit Equivalency: 20 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses (only undergraduate courses in English)

Restricted Programs: Teacher’s Certificate courses, Foreign Language courses for Japanese students, some courses offered by the Department of Education

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed


Subjects Available at Host: Arts and Science

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full-Year Exchange: December 3, 2020
Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sep-Feb), Winter (Apr-Aug), Year-long (Sep-Aug)

Country: Japan

City: Tokyo

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, Japanese

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

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 Language Requirement: depending on course selection, JLPT N5 or equivalent for courses in Japanese may be required