Japan: Keio University

Keio University is one of the oldest universities in Japan, founded in 1858. More than 33,000 students study at the university, spread over six campuses in the greater Tokyo area. Of these, around 1.300 are international students. The university ranks among the 300 best universities in the world.

University in brief

Language of instruction: Japanese, English
Academic calendar: September - February, March - July
Credit system: 17 credits on undergraduate level or 15 credits on graduate level is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Website:  www.ic.keio.ac.jp/en/study/exchange/
Youtube: Keiouniversity
Note: National Health Insurance (JNHI) appr. 2000- 4000 YEN/month is compulsory to buy at registration. If research studies, need to find receiving professor in advance.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 2 semester spots + 2 semester spots for DD-students
Grade requirements:a minimum of 4,0 (on KTH scale of 5)