sgu / Shokei Gakuin University
Shokei Gakuin University UMAP student exchange program
Natori Japan
Program A/B
2021 Spring (2nd Cycle)
GPA 57.5%

General Information

Host Institution

Shokei Gakuin University, established in 1892, is located in Natori City, a suburb south of Sendai City in Miyagi Prefecture.  Sendai is the second largest city in Northern Japan.  The campus is in a natural setting on a hill that overlooks Sendai City, the Pacific Ocean and the Zao mountain range.  With our beautiful campus and warm, friendly faculty and staff, Shokei Gakuin University endeavors to offer the best support to help students’ dreams come true.

We have six departments under the Faculty of Comprehensive Human Sciences and it will be reorganized from April 2019 to three colleges; College of Humanities and Social Studies, College of Psychology and Education and College of Human Health and Nutrition. 

Mailing Address
4-10-1 Yurigaoka , Natori , Miyagi

Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 22/Sep/2020

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currencyJPY

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒115

Update date 15/Jun/2020 04:22:15
Outline ID 739

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content College of Humanities and Social Studies
College of Psychology and Education
College of Human Health and Nutrition
Teaching Language Japanese
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Apr/2021 To: 31/Aug/2021
2nd Semester
From: 20/Sep/2021 To: 18/Feb/2022
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Japanese Language Proficiency Test: N2(Prerequisite)

Students need JLPT N2 or equivalent level of Japanese skills to register classes in Japanese.

Academic Field
GPA 2.3 / 4 (57.5%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports Airport pickup service.
1 to 1 student tutor for each exchange student.
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

  • Dormitory cost includes 2 meals/day except weekends.
Housing charge
Local currency
  • JPY
  • USD $500 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 500 - 600 per month
Medical Insurance Required (Instuation offers)
$100/ per semester
Visa Process Shokei Gakuin University can act as a proxy for the student visa application procedure. It usually takes approximately two months.

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/Apr/2021To:31/Aug/2021(5 months)
Second Semester
From:20/Sep/2021To:18/Feb/2022(5 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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