apu / Aichi Prefectural University
Exchange Program
Nagakute Japan
Program A/B
2020 Fall (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 62.5%

General Information

Host Institution

A doctoral-granting, comprehensive public institution in central Japan, Aichi Prefectural University (hereinafter APU) has two campuses in a quiet and greenery suburban area east of central Nagoya. Nagakute campus is uniquely located in the City of Nagakute, the former battlefield of Tokugawa Ieyasu and Hashiba (Toyotomi) Hideyoshi, leading feudal lords in the late 16th century and also the home of Toyota Motor Company. Moriyama campus is situated in a mountainous area within the boundary of Nagoya City. With its easy access to academic, cultural and industrial resources in both rural and urban areas, the University provides an ideal learning environment for students pursuing their undergraduate and postgraduate work, offering a broad range of study fields in arts and humanities, social science, information science and technology and health science at five undergraduate schools and four graduate schools on the two campuses. Together with Aichi University of the Arts, APU is under the “Aichi Public University Cooperation” system making this area an academic hub for students and faculty in and outside Japan.

Mailing Address
1522-3 Ibaragabasama, , Nagakute , Aichi



Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:06/Jan/2020
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒109.7

Update date 05/Mar/2020 06:41:12
Outline ID 506

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content International exchange students generally take Japanese courses specially designed for exchange students (ex. Comprehensive Japanese, Written Japanese Discourse, Project Work, Fieldwork, Vocabulary and Kanji, Japanese Culture and so on). If students have a good proficiency of Japanese and get the permission from the instructors, they can take undergraduate courses with Japanese students.
Teaching Language Primarily Japanese with a few courses offered in English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Oct/2020 To: 31/Mar/2021
2nd Semester
From: 01/Apr/2021 To: 30/Sep/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

-Recommended arrival days
Spring semester: March 25th - 27th, 2020
Fall semester: TBA
- Mandatory orientation will be offered about one week before class starts, including a placement test.

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English

JLPT level N5 or its equivalent

Academic Field

student with a good performance is acceptable

2.5 / 4 (62.5%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory
  • Off Campus accommodation
  • Others

  • Please see the details via following web page (PDF),
Housing charge
Local currency
  • 25,000 - 55,000 JPY
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 400 - 500 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process APU applies for Certificate of Eligibility (CoE) to Japanese Immigragion Office. About 2 months before arriving in Japan, CoE will be sent to applicants.

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:01/Oct/2020To:31/Mar/2021(6 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Apr/2021To:30/Sep/2021(6 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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