Semester / Year Programs

Exchange and Fee-Paying Admissions

All Students require a nomination from their home institution to join the exchange program.

  • Students from Partner Institutions: Please contact your study abroad office right away for information about your registration and application process.
  • Students from Non-Partner Institutions: Please see the How to Apply page for more information

Additionally, both exchange and fee-paying students should review the Eligibility Criteria, Application Timeline and How to Apply page.

For a brief overview of the AIU exchange program, please see our Fact Sheet (Updated December 2023).
You can also learn more about opportunities at AIU on the official AIU Brochure.

Interested in pursuing your full degree at AIU?

If you are interested in coming to AIU as a regular, four-year degree-seeking student, transfer enrollee degree-seeking student, or graduate student, please visit the Undergraduate Program or Graduate Program.

Center for International Affairs
Akita International University
Yuwa, Akita-City 010-1292 Japan
Tel. +81-(0)18-886-5927, +81-(0)18-886-5937
Fax. +81-(0)18-886-5853
Inbound Students:[mail international]
Outbound Students:[mail studyabroad]
Office Hours (Mon – Fri) 9:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 17:00