University of Tsukuba is an exchange destination for for bachelor students of Utrecht University, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
Housing; Housing on campus available and more affordable than private accommodation.
The Tsukuba academic year starts in April.
Their semesters are different from those at Utrecht University!
Check carefully when the final exams are planned - to make sure you can obtain credits.
Spring semester: April - September
Fall semester: October - March
NB: make sure that you do not enter Japan before the entry date determined by Tsukuba University.
(Only book tickets after you have received that specific date!)
Language of instruction: English/Japanese
Proof of language requirements: for UU students English VWO diploma grade list
An 'exchange fee' is required (about 113,- Euro).
About 800 to 900 Euro p/m.
It is quite acceptable and easy to offer language lessons in English. A ‘permit to engage in activities other than that permitted by the status of residence previously granted’ is required though.
More information about finance
More information about an option for a (governmental) scholarship for international students in Japan.
Requirement for this scholarship:
- students must start the study-in-Japan program at the Japanese school within the period designated by the Japanese school（from April 1 to March 31）
- A minimum stay of 6 months is required
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
Number of places available: 4x one semester or 2x for one full year
Do you have any questions about this partner university or would you like to know more?
Contact the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
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Contact details International Exchange Office
Attention! Due to the developments concerning the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice.
You can reach us at email@example.com for questions or othe signing of documents. Please mention your UU student number and field of study.
You will be able to reach us by phone on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1.30 PM to 3 PM +31 (0)30 253 7289.
Europe: Vera Noot
non-Europe: Paula Banning
For questions or appointments, please contact the exchange coordinators at firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Exchange Office - Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance
3512 BK Utrecht