Exchange: Waseda University

Since its establishment back in the late 19th Century, Waseda University strives to nurture brilliant leaders capable of taking a leading role in a global society. Waseda is a university with a dynamic movement towards the evolution of a global institution, offering precious experiences and memories unattainable anywhere else. Students have taken courses here in East Asian Studies, International Relations, and Commerce.

Waseda E-brochure and promotional video


Credit Equivalency: 20 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Available Courses in English

Restricted Programs

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed, but the host institution will assist in securing housing. Please find more information here.


Note: This destination is only open to Full Year or Winter exchange.  This destination’s term date does not align with U of T’s. If you have any questions, please email

  • Subjects Available at Host: All
  • Program Type: Study
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Fall/Full-Year Deadline: December 6, 2021
    Winter Deadline: April 4, 2022
  • 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: All
  • Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
  • Program Fees: No fee
  • Funding: IE Award, JASSO and Funding From Host Institution (For students planning to enter Japanse Language Program(JLP))
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (SILS); 2.25 (Commerce) Language Requirement: depending on course selection, Japanese JLPT N1 may be required