oit / Osaka Institute of Technology
Osaka Japan
Program A/B
2022 Spring (2nd Cycle)

General Information

Host Institution

Osaka Institute of Technology (OIT) was founded in 1922, with the mission to develop specialists with science-based practical skills who play an important role for the world, for the people and for the community. OIT has four faculties; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Robotics and Design, Faculty of Information Science and Technology, and Faculty of Intellectual Property, the last of which is the only one of its discipline in Japan. OIT also has their graduate schools which include doctoral courses.

 As of May 2021, OIT has 7,354 undergraduate students, 539 graduate students, 287 faculty staff, 170 fulltime administrative staffs, and more than 100,000 alumni. OIT has three campuses: Omiya Campus, Umeda Campus, and Hirakata Campus, all located in Osaka prefecture. OIT has 60 partner institutions in the world. In 2019 academic year, OIT sent out 321 students and accepted 210 students in our study abroad programs.

Mailing Address
5-16-1 Omiya Asahi-ku , Osaka , Osaka


Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 08/Oct/2021

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒0

Update date 28/Oct/2021 22:02:41
Outline ID 889

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content No. 1 - Coursework Program (for Undergraduate and Graduate)
Taking regular courses given in Japanese
Language: Japanese, Admission: April and late September
Duration:6months(1semester) or 1year(2semester)
No. 2 - Research/Internship Program (for Graduate)
Conducting research/internship without taking courses - no credits given
Language: English or Japanese, Admission: negotiable
Duration: negotiable (up to 1year)
Teaching Language No.1 - Japanese

No.2 - English or Japanese
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 07/Apr/2022 To: 10/Aug/2022
2nd Semester
From: 22/Sep/2022 To: 10/Feb/2023
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study


Language Proficiency Requirements

Japanese Language Proficiency Test: N2(Prerequisite)

No.1 - JLPT N2 or above No.2 - English: CEFR B2 or above / Japanese: JLPT N2 or above

Academic Field
--Animal Sciences,
--Environmental Design/Architecture, --Landscape Architecture, --Urban Planning,
--Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, --Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, --Physiology,
--Actuarial Science, --Construction Management, --Management Information Systems,
--Digital Communication and Media,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Artificial Intelligence, --Computer and IT Support Services, --Computer Applications Programming, --Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications, --Informatics, --Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation, --Web Page/Multimedia Design,
Construction Trades
--Building Construction Technology,
--Aeronautical Engineering, --Agricultural Engineering, --Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, --Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Drafting and Design Technology, --Electrical and Electronics Engineering, --Environmental Engineering, --Geological/Geophysical Engineering, --Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology, --Industrial Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Nanotechnology, --Nuclear Engineering Technology, --Polymer/Plastics Engineering, --Robotics, and Automation Engineering, --Systems Engineering, --Textile Sciences and Engineering, --Transportation Engineering,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--Japanese Language and Literature, --Linguistics,
Health Sciences
--Athletic Training, --Communication Sciences and Disorders, --Health and Wellness, --Rehabilitation Science,
Law/Criminal Justice
--International Law,
Natural Resources/Conservation
--Environmental Science, --Sustainability Studies,
Physical Sciences
--Astronomy, --Chemistry, --Geochemistry and Petrology, --Optics, --Physics,
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
--Art History, --Design and Visual Communications, --Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other, --Graphic Design, --Industrial and Product Design, --Interior Design,
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
Local currency
  • USD
Cost of living
Medical Insurance Others
All UMAP students are required to join National Health Insurance (approx. JPY2,000 per month) and buy Overseas Travel Insurance which meet criteria specified by OIT
Visa Process http://www.oit.ac.jp/english/international/pdges.html

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:07/Apr/2022To:10/Aug/2022(6 months)
Second Semester
From:22/Sep/2022To:10/Feb/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

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