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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
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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)  A level in Japanese of N4 or higher is required to apply for the Maple Program.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: Two general semester spots; also specific semester spots for the School of Engineering Sciences.
Grade requirements: No. Certificate of English proficiency form the KTH Language Division is required.

Programme specific information

If your programme or school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.