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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms: Calendar Year (Sp/F), Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SIU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2019 03/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Accounting, Agricultural Systems, Architectual Studies, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Japanese, Law, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Law, Psychology, Sociology, Theater Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Japanese
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Residence Hall Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior, 5-Graduate
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.75 Click here for a definition of this term Type of Experience: *Study Abroad
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Exchange Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: SIUC credit
Click here for a definition of this term Applicants: SIUC Students Only Click here for a definition of this term Sponsor: *SIU
Program Description:
Meiji University ranks solidly among the best universities in Japan, currently consisting of 9 schools: the School of Law, School of Commerce, School of Political Science and Economics, School of Arts and Letters, School of Science and Technology, School of Agriculture, School of Business Administration, School of Information and Communication, and the School of Global Japanese Studies. The Graduate School is made up of 9 Schools: the Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Commerce, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Information and Communication, and the Graduate School of Humanities. There are independent schools in various disciplines, including the Law School, Graduate School of Global Business, Graduate School of Professional Accountancy, and the Graduate School of Governance Studies. The University also boasts the Meiji University Junior High School and Meiji University High School.

Exchange Highlights

  • Member of the “Tokyo Big Six”
  •  Reputation extends throughout Japan and the world

Location

Tokyo, Japan

Academic Programs in English

The following offer courses in English:

  • School of Political Science and Economics
  • School of Business Administration
  • School of Global Japanese Studies
  • Graduate School of Governance Studies
  • Graduate School of Science and Technology, International Program in Architecture and Urban Design
Please note that students in the School of Global Japanese Studies may not be able to take some courses that are conducted in Japanese.

Eligibility

Required Japanese Language Proficiency

Number of Participants

Ten per semester

Housing

Meiji University has residence halls for exchange students called Izumi International House, Komae International House, and other accommodations.

Exchange Cost

SIU tuition for 15 credits at your individual rate plus study abroad administration fee of $175 per semester. Registration will be adjusted based on your actual enrollment.

Other Costs

  • Living expenses
  • Transportation
  • Meals
  • Electricity, gas, and water charge
  • Mobile phone
  • Student insurance
  • National health insurance
  • Daily necessities
  • Text books

Financial Aid

N/A

Application

  • Study Plan
  • Official Academic Transcript
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Certificate of Japanese language proficiency written by your Japanese language teacher
  • Certificate of Japanese language proficiency test
  • Health information form
  • Statement of financial support
  • Essay
  • Application for certificate of eligibility
  • Five identical color photographs
  • One passport copy
  • Accommodation request form
  • JASSO Scholarship Certificate of Enrollment
http://www.meiji.ac.jp/nippon/english/englishtrack/admissions.html

Application Dealine

April 2014 Admission:
Monday, September 2 to Thursday, October 10, 2013

September 2014 Admission: Monday, January 27 to Thursday, March 6, 2014

Contact Information

Meiji University
International Student Center
International and Exchange Students Section
Tel: +81-3-3296-4488
Fax: +81-3-3296-4360
Email: cip@mics.meji.ac.jp

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