Japan: Shibaura Institute of Technology

Shibaura Institute of Technology is a private university located in Tokyo, founded in 1927. There are around 8,000 students studying at one of the three different campuses.

University in brief

Language of instruction: Japanese, English.
Academic calendar:  September - January, April - August
Credit system: 15 credits on undergraduate- or graduate level equivalent to 30 hp.
Website:  www.shibaura-it.ac.jp/en/study/exchange_programs/
Youtube: Shibauramovies
Note: National Health Insurance (JNHI) appr. 4000 YEN/month is compulsory to buy at registration. Different programmes offered SIT Mobility Programs.pdf (pdf 760 kB)  The Registration fee of 30,000 YEN mentioned on SIT information pages are waived for KTH students when applying for Sandwich Program and the Research Exchange Program.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: approximately 4 semester spots every academic year
Grade requirements: No. Letter on English proficiency from international coordinator needed.