Nagoya University

Contact

Name

Bettina Dinter

RWTHworldwide: Asia

Phone

work
+49 241 80 90812

Email

E-Mail
 

Profile

Nagoya University is a public university in Japan. It is located in Nagoya, which is a constantly growing city with 2 million residents at the heart of Japan. The city is an important hub of rail transport and connects many of the most important Japanese places of interest such as Tokyo, Kyoto, and Hiroshima. Nagoya University has a long tradition, beginning in 1871 when it was founded as a temporary hospital. Over the past decades, various structures have been changed preparing the way for the university's current form.

 
General Information

Country

Japan

City

Nagoya

Founded in

1939

Number of Students

16356

Websites

Nagoya University

International Office of Nagoya University

Fact Sheet

 
Exchange
Type of Agreement

University cooperation

Who can apply?

Bachelor-Studierende ab dem 3. Semester (Auslandsaufenthalt ab dem 5. Semester)
Master-Studierende
Doktorandinnen und Doktoranden

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placement

five

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

1st semester: April 1 to September 30
2nd semester: October 1 to March 31

Study Possibilities

NUPACE – Nagoya University Program for Academic Exchange

Course Offerings

Degree programs held in Englisch:

G30 Programm

Summer schools:

NUPACE

NUSIP

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the academic semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application Very good academic performance
Language Requirements Very good English skills
TOEFL is not required
Abitur certificate or certificate from the Language Center is required
Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

December 15: 1-2 semesters starting the winter semester of the upcoming academic year

August 15: 1 semester starting the summer semester of the upcoming academic year – only for allocation of remaining spots

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived.
Average Cost of Living 1000 to 1200 euros
Funding Possibilities BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
MIRAI RWTH Scholarship for Japan
PROMOS scholarships abroad
Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Support from the partner university: Yes
Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports See the experience reports in MoveOn Exchanges
Additional Information

Foreign Office
DAAD

Japan