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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 September 2019 Admission April 2020
Nomination period
*for coordinators only
Graduate Feb. 1-15, 2019 Aug. 15-31, 2019
Mar. 1-15, 2019 Sep. 15-30, 2019
Online application period
*for nominated students
Graduate Mar. 1-15, 2019 Sep. 15-30, 2019
Apr. 1-15, 2019 Oct. 15-31, 2019


Application for the 2019 Academic Year (updated Jan.16, 2018)

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 AY2019 (Fall Admission)
 FAQ about Chuo Exchange Program

 List of Chuo Student Exchange Partners (as of Aug. 2018)

(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:
・[A] ID Photo
・[B] Passport Copy
[C1] Study Plan for Undergraduate Program
[C2] Study Plan for Graduate Program  
[D] Academic Reference (Graduate Program only)
[E] Certificate of JPN language proficiency 
[F] Declaration and Certification of Finances (for visa application)
[G]Financial Statement Verification *Supporting documents of [F]
         (Ex. Certificate of Bank Balances, Scholaship statement etc. )   
[H] Certificate of Health
[I] Pledge

Please be aware that some of above documents like  [D] [E] [G] [H] should be signed by paticular persons, therefore, it may take some time. 

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 AY2019 will be provided by the end of March.


2019-2020 Syllabus of Undergraduate Courses Offered in English and Other Languages
2018 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