The exchange program is designed for students who wish to study at Toyo University for one semester or a full year as specified below. The students in this program will study Japanese language and culture and/or regular courses. Those who are certified Level 1 (N1) or Level 2 (N2) of the JLPT (the Japanese Language Proficiency Test) are eligible to take regular courses taught in Japanese.
Students whose G.P.A. is 【Partner U/UMAP】2.0/4.0 or higher, 【ＩＳＥＰ】3.0/4.0 or higher.
Students who have mastered hiragana and katakana characters completely before arriving in Japan if they would like to take Japanese language and culture program (NEST).
It is recommended that students begin the exchange program having taken at least one semester of a university level Japanese language course. Beginning students who have never formally studied Japanese must master hiragana and katakana characters before arriving in Japan if they would like to take Japanese language and culture program (NEST).
◆Educational materials recommended for beginning students of the Japanese language (online):
JF Japanese e-learning Hiragana
JF Japanese e-learning Katakana
|Period||Fall (September) Enrollment||Spring (April) Enrollment|
|Semester||September to January||April to August|
|Full Year||September to August||April to January|
※Changing the length of your period of study after submitting your application documents (from a semester to a year, or a year to a semester) is not allowed. Please make sure of your desired length of study before submitting your application.
Tuition of Toyo University will be exempted.
(Except ISEP-Direct students)