Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

Ritsumekan Asia Pasific University

Located at 1-1 Jumonjibaru, Beppu, Oita Prefecture 874-8577, Japan, the university has an enrollment of 5,272, including approximately 3,000 domestic, and 2,300 international students (a 56-44 domestic-international ratio) originating from 84 countries and regions.

It is ranked 1st on school list that business persons would most like to attend by NIKKEI Human Resources research.

 

Possible available programs for Unpar Exchange students:

  • College of Asia Pacific Studies (APS)
  • International Relations and Peace Studies
  • Culture, Society and Media
  • College of International Management (APM)
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Strategic Management and Organization

For further information: http://admissions.apu.ac.jp/course/

 

How to Apply:

Requirement 1: Educational Qualifications

  • Second Year Transfer Students (University Level)

Applicants must fulfill ONE of the following requirements:

  1. Have completed or be scheduled to complete 13 years of official education based on a standard course curriculum by the time of enrollment to APU.
  2. Have completed or be scheduled to complete their first year of studies at a university in Japan. In addition, it is compulsory to complete at least 30 credits by the time of enrollment to APU.
  • Third Year Transfer Students (University Level)

Applicants must fulfill ONE of the following requirements:

  1. Have completed or be scheduled to complete 14 years of official education based on a standard course curriculum by the time of enrollment to APU.
  2. Have completed or be scheduled to complete their second year of studies at a university in Japan. In addition, it is compulsory to complete at least 60 credits by the time of enrollment to APU.

*The date of enrollment is April 1 for April enrollment and September 21 for September enrollment.

Academic Credit Requirements for Transfer Eligibility

  1. Second Year Transfer Students
    Applicants must have acquired at least one fourth of the credits needed to graduate from their current university OR be scheduled to graduate from a two-year college/technical college by the time of enrollment to APU.
  2. Third Year Transfer Students
    Applicants must have acquired at least one half of the credits needed to graduate from their current university OR be scheduled to graduate from a two-year college/technical college by the time of enrollment to APU.

Transfer applicants who do not satisfy the 12-year standard education requirement

Transfer applicants from countries and regions that do not satisfy the 12-year standard education requirement must have completed or be scheduled to complete the second or third year of university level education.

*If you have other educational qualifications, please send your inquiries to the Admissions Office before applying.

*Submission of documents proving your qualification is required before entering APU.

Estimated Living Cost (including room and meal plan):

$700 / month

For further information:

http://admissions.apu.ac.jp/how_to_apply/transfer_students/outside_japan/

 

Schoolarship for International Students Information :

http://en.apu.ac.jp/home/life/content30/

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