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International Center

742-1 Higashinakano, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo
192-0393 Japan

Tel:+81-42-674-2211, 2212
Inquiry Form


Semester or Full-year

Application deadline

*Application/Nomination deadline for Graduate Program is one month earlier than Undergraduate Program.
Admission period April 2021
September 2021(Fall, tentative)
Nomination period
*for coordinators only
Graduate July10-Aug31, 2020 Jan06-Feb15, 2021
July10-Sep30, 2020 Jan06-Mar15, 2021
Online application period
*for nominated students
Graduate Sep15-30, 2020 Mar01-15, 2021
Oct. 15-31, 2020 Apr01-15, 2021


Application for the April 2021 Admission (updated July 06, 2020)

Nomination/Application Procedure
For general information about Chuo University Student Exchange Program, please download the following document.


(1) General information on Study Exchange Program

For students who are interested in spending part of their degree program at Chuo,
please read carefully following information.

 Fact Sheet for Chuo Student Exchange Program April AY2021 admission (updated Sep 14, 2020)
  List of Chuo Student Exchange Partners (as of  July 2020) 

(2) Nomination
Chuo International Center will provide the link of online nomination form to the exchange coordinator of each partner university. The exchange coordinator will nominate their students through the online system during the designated period.

(3) Application

Chuo International Center will provide the information on application procedures, a link to online application form to the nominated students. The nominated students are required to fill in a form and upload all the application materials through the said online application system during the designated period.
There is no need to send any hard copies (printed materials) by postal mail.


The required documents and forms for application are as follows:
<Part 1>
・[A] ID Photo
・[B] Passport Copy (ID page)
[C1] Study Plan for Undergraduate Program
[C2] Study Plan for Graduate Program  
・[D] Certificate of Enrollment
・[E] Academic Transcript
[F] Certificate of JPN language proficiency 
[G] Pledge
[H] Academic Reference (Graduate Program only)
・[I] Certificate(s)  of Undergraduate Degrees  *for Graudate Program Only

<Part 2>
[J] Declaration and Certification of Finances (for visa application)
[K]Financial Statement Verification *Supporting documents of [J]  
     (Ex. Certificate of Bank Balances, Scholaship statement etc. )   
[L] Certificate of Health 

Please be aware that some of above documents should be signed by paticular persons, therefore, it may take some time. 
Applicants are recommended to prepare all the documents before the online application period.

According to the Personal Information Protection Policy (Privacy Policy), personal information provided by applicant will be used only in admission of student exchange program.

(4) Courses
Please note that most of the courses are taught in Japanese at Chuo University. There are at present no specific requirements for Japanese language proficiency for non-degree students. Also, we offer some courses taught in English and other foreign languages within the Faculty of Law, the Faculty of Letters, the Faculty of Economics and the Faculty of Policy Studies, shown in the list below. (Please note that the Faculty of Science and Engineering doesn't have courses in English, and students who wish to study at the Faculty of Science and Engineering are required to have at least JLPT N3 level.) 


< Courses offered in English >
Please note that the courses for the AY2020 will be provided by the end of March.


2020-2021 Syllabus of Undergraduate Courses Offered in English and Other Languages

【Graduate School】

2020-2021 Syllabus of Graduate Courses Offered in English


<Syllabus Search>
You could refer to our Syllabus for degree students which are mostly offered in Japanese at the our Japanese web page. Basically, exchange students are able to take these courses, too. However, there are some exceptions.