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International Center

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

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


Semester or Full-year

Application deadline

*Application/Nomination deadline for Graduate Program is one month earlier than Undergraduate Program.
Admission period April 2020
September 2020
Nomination period
*for coordinators only
Graduate Aug. 15-31, 2019 Feb. 1-15, 2020
Sep. 15-30, 2019 Mar. 1-15, 2020
Online application period
*for nominated students
Graduate Sep. 15-30, 2019 Mar. 1-15, 2020
Oct. 15-31, 2019 Apr. 1-15, 2020


Application for the 2020 Academic Year (updated July 16, 2019)

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 AY2020 
  List of Chuo Student Exchange Partners (as of Aug. 2018, will be updated soon) 

(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.


2019-2020 Syllabus of Undergraduate Courses Offered in English and Other Languages
2019 Selected courses offered in English (by discipline)

【Graduate School】

2019-2020 Syllabus of Graduate Courses Offered in English


< Course Catalog for Degree Students >

The following are the courses for degree students, which are mostly offered in Japanese.
Basically, exchange students are able to take these courses, too. However, there are some exceptions.


・ Faculty of Law 2018-2019

・ Faculty of Economics 2018-2019

・ Faculty of Commerce 2018-2019

・ Faculty of Science and Engineering 2018-2019

・ Faculty of Letters 2018-2019

・ Faculty of Policy Studies 2018-2019


【Graduate School】

・ Graduate School of Law 2018-2019

・ Graduate School of Economics 2018-2019

・ Graduate School of Commerce 2018-2019

・ Graduate School of Science and Engineering 2018-2019

・ Graduate School of Letters 2018-2019

・ Graduate School of Policy Studies 2018-2019