To be eligible, you MUST:
1. be nominated and be a full-time student at our partner universities throughout the mobility
EAP program is available only to the students, nominated by the partner universities under the student exchange agreement with School of Engineering, UTokyo. For nomination, contact your home university.
2. complete the specified years of education by the time of enrollment
- Undergraduate level: At least 14 years of education (incl. first 2 years of undergraduate studies)
- Graduate level: At least 16 years of education (incl. completion of a Bachelor's degree)
1. Host lab:
You need to belong to a lab and conduct research. It is very important for applicants to have a clear idea of their research theme and to know which lab they want to belong to before they start applying for the exchange program in order that they may have a productive and fulfilling study period during their exchange. We look forward to receiving prepared and enthusiastic students through our exchange program. Supervising Professor
2. Exchange period:
You need do decide your period of stay at the University of Tokyo at the time of application. Academic Calendar
3. Course Restrictions:
You are NOT allowed to take any classes outside of School/Faculty of Engineering except from Graduate School of Information Science and Technology for Graduate level students. Class Catalogue
4. Credit Transfer:
If your home school is party to the Bologna Process, you understand ECTS-Credit transfers. With regard to Credit Transfers, please consult your home university.
Undergraduate level (first cycle) = 180 - 240 ECTS (3 to 4 years)
Master's level (second cycle) = 60 - 120 ECTS (1 to 2 years)
Doctoral level = the third cycle
Note 1: If you are applying for Graduate level, you do not have to complete first cycle at the time of registration provided that you have reached such level by the time of entry as an exchange student at the University of Tokyo.
Note 2: If you are completing the first cycle (240 ECTS and the final project) in less than 4 years by the time of entry, you can apply as a Graduate level student even if you do not have 16 years of education to be considered as Master's level in Japan. However, you need to have a sufficient document to prove this fact.
5. Student Visa:
You Must Obtain a Student Visa before Entering Japan.Certificate of Eligibility (CoE) for Visa Applications
You realize the importance of maintaining good health while studying at the University of Tokyo. The School of Engineering does not require you to submit to a Health Check, but needs all applicants to realize the importance of maintaining good health while studying at the University of Tokyo. Therefore, since the University of Tokyo provides you with an opportunity for a physical and medical check-up after enrolment every April and October, we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity and be responsible for your physical health. If there are any physical health matters you need to discuss with us, please feel free to contact us by e-mail.
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