apu / Aichi Prefectural University
APU Exchange Program
Nagakute Japan
Program A/B
2022 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)

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
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:08/Oct/2021
2nd cycle: 08/Oct/2021
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 28/Oct/2021 22:02:41
Outline ID 796

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Core of Exchange Program/International Exchange Student Courses (Japanese Language and Cultural Understanding Courses)

The 2022-2023 Exchange Program offers six to seven courses at each of three levels in Japanese exclusively for the exchange students. They are basically organized in the in-person style. The participating students will be separated into respective courses based on the result of an online Japanese test.
(The course style may be changed concerning social situations.)
Teaching Language Japanese
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Apr/2022 To: 30/Sep/2022
2nd Semester
From: 01/Oct/2022 To: 31/Mar/2023
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements


A part of general undergraduate courses which are opened to regular students can be registered by the participants during the exchange period. However, if the general courses are conducted in Japanese, a certain level of Japanese proficiency must be required. We have schools of foreign studies, Japanese studies, education and welfare,nursing and health and information science and technology.

Academic Field
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports Library, canteen, language center, sports ground, gym and pool

We have a buddy system which a regular student supports an exchange student.
Scholarship information
Not available
Housing Type
  • Dormitory
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Local currency
  • Yen
  • USD $350 per month
Off Campus accommodation
  • USD $350 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 800 - 900 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process Apply for the certificate of eligibility and change the certificate to visa at embassy.

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/2022To:30/Sep/2022(6 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Oct/2022To:31/Mar/2023(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

This program has been closed for appplications

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