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Kumamoto University Short-Term Exchange Fall Program 2017

 

Kumamoto University Short-Term Exchange Fall Program 2017

Program duration: October 2017-March 2018

UNAIR Internal Screening Deadline: 17 March 2017

Attachment:

Online Application  http://s.id/KumamotoFall2017

Info Sheet http://s.id/KumamotoFactSheet

 

Kumamoto University Short-Term Exchange Program is designed for students who are enrolled full-time at partner universities abroad and have foreign citizenship. The program offers undergraduate foreign students, who are interested in the Japanese language, Japanese and Asian society and culture, advanced science and technology, and interactions with foreign students, the chance to study for up to a year in Japan while still retaining their full-time status at their home universities. The university also hopes that the program will promote exchange between university students from foreign countries and Japanese university students.

 

Available Courses

E Course (Program in English)

As a general rule, this course is intended for third year undergraduate students from universities that have a student exchange agreement with Kumamoto University. Students in this course mainly take Short-Term Exchange Program classes taught in English. Also, they can take Japanese language and Japanese Studies classes. Students in this course can take specialized subjects for undergraduate students of each faculty and general education classes which are not included in program completion requirements as well (note: basically specialized subjects and general education classes are taught in Japanese)

J Course (Program in Japanese)

This course is intended for students from universities that have a student exchange agreement with Kumamoto University. Students in this course mainly take classes in specialized subjects for undergraduate students of each faculty, as well as classes in the Japanese language and Japanese Studies. Also, they can take general education classes and Short-Term Exchange Program classes taught in English.

 

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate student of UNAIR*, non-Japanese Citizens
  • Applicants for E Course (Program in English) is currently on their third year of study upwards (Complete four semesters at UNAIR)
  • Strong academic performance (cGPA > 3.00)
  • Highly fluent in English (TOEFL >500, IELTS >6 or equivalent is preferable)
  • Fully commit to all aspects of the program upon nomination
  • Physically and emotionally capable of completing their studies.
    *)Japanese Literature students must apply through Japanese Literature Department

Program Benefits:

  • Transferable credits (please consult with Department and Faculty)
  • Tuition fee waived
  • JASSO Scholarship provided

Required Documents for Application:

  • Scanned English proficiency certificate (TOEFL >500, IELTS >6 or equivalent is preferable)
  • CV in English
  • Latest academic transcript in English (issued and stamped by Faculty)
  • ID page of Passport with more than 1 Year validity from application
  • Motivation Letter
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Certificate of Enrollment (Issued by home university)

Application Procedure

  1. Students must fill online internal screening form: http://s.id/KumamotoFallOnApp2017 before 17 March 2017 at 10.00 WIB
  2. After completing online internal screening form, Students must send all mentioned required documents by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject: “KUMAMOTO2017/Name/Faculty” before 17 March 2017 at 10.00 WIB.
  3. IOP UNAIR will review all application after the mentioned deadline. Please be aware that all incomplete applications will not be considered
  4. IOP will contact shortlisted candidates for further application process

Contact us

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