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Kwansei Gakuin University Exchange

Term To Study: Spring 2019
Application Deadline: Sep 24, 2018
Program Starts: Mar 01, 2019
Program Ends: Aug 01, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Exchange
Link 1: Click here to go to Kwansei Gakuin University's website.
Program Locations: Kobe
Contact Phone: 209-946-2592
Contact Name: Ed Abroad
Contact Email:
What is Included: See
What is not Included: Airfare
Room and board
Personal expenses
Estimated Costs: The costs involved in studying abroad are comparable to living at Pacific. The main added cost is airfare. Students pay Pacific tuition and KGU's room and board fees while abroad.

1. Homestay (2,200 JPY/day): Includes 2 meals/day on weekdays, 3 meals/day on weekends and holidays, and utilities

Note: KGU may not be able to find a placement for exchange students due to their preferences, dietary needs or health conditions.

2. Dormitory (35,000 - 52,500 JPY/month) Excludes meals and utilities

Scholarships: US-Japan Bridging Foundation (US students only) see
Program Description

Contemporary Japan Program (CJP)
There are two study tracks available within the CJP. Students can choose one of the following study tracks:
- Japanese Language Track, for students who wish to focus on their Japanese language studies (5 credits of mandatory Japanese Language Courses each semester)
- Modern Japan Track, for students who wish mainly to learn about Japan via English-taught courses through a variety of subjects. (2 credit mandatory Japan Studies
Course, "Modern Japan Seminar" each semester)

*The program Start and End Dates below are an approximation. Please contact KGU directly for program dates.*

Eligibility Requirements:

* 2.75 GPA
* Sophomore standing or higher

Quick Facts

Population: 127368088
Capital: Tokyo
Per-capita GDP: $ 35200
Size: 377915 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 09:00 hours) Osaka, Sapporo, Tokyo

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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University of the Pacific Education Abroad Office