Japan: Osaka University

Osaka University is one of seven national universities in Japan, located in Osaka. It is ranked 3rd among the Japanese universities and among the top 100 universities of the world. More than 25,000 students study at the university and more than 2,500 of them are international.

University in brief

Language of instruction: Japanese, English.
Academic calendar: April - September, October - March
Credit system: 17 credits on undergraduate level and/or 15 credits on graduate level is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Website:  www.osaka-u.ac.jp/en/international/inbound/exchange_program  
Note: National Health Insurance (JNHI) app 2000- 4000 YEN/month is compulsory to buy at registration. Different programmes offered Osaka programmes extr..pdf (pdf 515 kB)

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: approximately 4 general semester spots and 4 school specific ones for the School of Engineering Sciences, per academic year
Grade requirements: No. Certificate of English proficiency form the KTH Language Division is required.

Programme specific information