Waseda University


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This means this destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

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General information for exchange students

Course information

Academic calendar

Semester I: Early April to Early August 

Semester II: Late September to Early February

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WASEDAnce Animated Campus Tour (YouTube)

Waseda University Catch Your Dream! -Study in JAPAN (YouTube)


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Areas of study open to exchange students

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Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English or Japanese > More information 

Housing assistance

Residence during the exchange program:

Waseda University provides special dormitories for students on the exchange program: the Waseda University International Student House, Waseda Hoshien, and Nishi-Waseda International Student House, which are within walking distance of Waseda, Toyama and Nishi-Waseda campus, respectively. Some students choose to stay in private apartments or with home stay families. 

Regarding the special dormitories for exchange students, the Center for International Education assigns rooms based on students’ applications. Please note that assignment is on a first come, first served basis and the number of rooms is limited.

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Estimated living costs per month

Living costs differ depending on the individual life style, but the average monthly

cost is 80,000 yen for housing, and 80,000 yen for living expenses (food,

transportation and daily necessities).

Number of places available

6 places per year. 3 places for semester 1, 3 places for semester 2


Selection was necessary in the past few years.

You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.