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  • Locations: Kumamoto, Japan
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Spring - Fall Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: MSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2024 03/01/2024 05/01/2024 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2024-2025 03/01/2024 05/01/2024 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: DEX Language of Instruction: English, Japanese
Click here for a definition of this term Language Prerequisites: 4 Semesters Housing Options: Off Campus, On Campus
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Minimum Class Elligibility: Sophomore
Host Country Language Courses Offered: YES Click here for a definition of this term Non-MSU student: NO
Program Inactive: NO Subjects Available: Arts/Visual Arts, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, English (Literature), Health and Human Performance, History, Japanese, Mathematics, Philosophy
Click here for a definition of this term Pre-Session Language: YES Competitive Program: No
Program Description:
KGU is located in the heart of Kumamoto City, the sister city to Bozeman. Visiting exchange students are assigned to a specific department but are allowed to take any course, including regular courses taught in Japanese, in any department. In addition, KGU provides special courses for visiting exchange students: Japanese courses designed especially for exchange students with a limited proficiency in Japanese. The courses are either taught bilingually (Japanese/English) or in English.

Please pay special attention to the academic calendar as it is different than the U.S. academic calendar.

To learn more about this university, please visit the Kumamoto Gakuen University website.