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List of study programs that are open for international exchanges
|Content||Intensive Japanese Language Program:
This program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students currently studying outside Japan, who have intermediate level Japanese proficiency and wish to improve their Japanese language skills. Students are recommended to take 5 mandatory Japanese language courses worth 8 credits. Students may also take up to 2 liberal arts courses of their choice.
SWU Academic Program:
This program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students currently studying outside Japan, who have upper-intermediate level Japanese proficiency and wish to improve their Japanese language skills. Students are required to take at least 7 courses (Japanese language and liberal arts) that are open to them.
Both programs are offered in both Fall and Spring semesters (15 weeks each), and students have the choice of applying to either 1 or 2 semesters.
|Teaching Language||Japanese (with some courses taught in English)|
|Language Proficiency Requirements||
Japanese Language Proficiency Test: N3, Japanese Language Proficiency Test: N2
For Intensive Japanese Language Program: Japanese Language Proficiency Test(JLPT) N3 or CEFR A2 level, JPT430 level, J-CAT200 level recommended For SWU Academic Program: JLPT N2 (or JPT525 level, JCAT250 level or JLCAT B1 level)
For those who have never taken JLPT, we accept a recommendation letter from the home institution certifying their Japanese language ability.
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The Hirao Scholarship Program
The Hirao Scholarship Program was established through a donation from Mr. Koji Hirao, a professor at SWU who served as its fourth Chancellor. The program aims to provide financial assistance to international students from the Southeast Asia region who wish to study at SWU.
For details please refer to the website below:
|Cost of living||
Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee$ 1000 - 1200 per month
|Medical Insurance||Required (For student)|
|Visa Process||SWU prepares necessary documents for students to acquire a visa. SWU will send the CoE (Certificate of Eligibility) and Letter of Acceptance to students, and students are advised to go to the nearest consulate/embassy to complete the procedure for their visa.|
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.
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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/2022(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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