Campus Life


Club Activities

pictures of Club Activities

Active participation in club and circle activities enriches student life and builds interpersonal relationships, as well as organizational and social skills. AIU is a university populated by inquisitive and motivated students, and has many clubs and groups. Students from all over Japan and all around the world take part in these activities on a daily basis.

List of Clubs/Circles (AY 2018)

Cultural Activities Clubs

  • AIU Ikebana Circle
  • AIU Philosophy circle Peripatos
  • Bible Study Circle
  • TEDxAkitaIntlU
  • AIU Studio E-sha
  • AIU Kimono Club
  • AIU Drama Club
  • Tea Ceremony club
  • Art & Design Club

Global Understanding and languages

  • Sign Language Circle
  • Northeast Asia Student Round Table
  • LGBTQ Diversity
  • AIU Debating Society
  • AIU Korea Society Club
  • V-ACT
  • Committee for International Security


  • HAPPY PEOPLE in Akita
  • Service Travel International Cooperation Club
  • AUWA
  • AIU Student Ambassadors
  • AIU Supporter

Music and Dance

  • AIU Gospel Choir
  • AIU Brass Band
  • AIU A Cappella Club あいう
  • Cheerleading
  • AIU Rock Band Club
  • AIU Yatose Team Arudan
  • Hawaiian Hula Club

Sports Clubs

  • AIU Rugby Club
  • Soft tennis club
  • Aikido club
  • Kendo Club
  • AIU Table Tennis Club
  • AIU Tennis Club
  • AIU Track and field
  • AIU Girls' futsal team ESPERANZA
  • AIU Baseball Club
  • AIU Volleyball Club
  • Handball Club
  • AIU Basketball Club
  • AIU Badminton Club
  • Shorinji-Kempo
  • AIU Extreme Martial Arts
  • AIU Wandervogel

Special Groups

  • AIU Kanto Team
picture of AIU Kanto Team

AIU Kanto Team

picture of Kendo club

Kendo club