On Exchange

Semester or Full-year

Application deadline

Admission period September 2022
April 2023
(Spring, tentative)
Nomination period
*for coordinators only
Graduate Jan 7- Feb15, 2022 July 4 - Aug31, 2022
Jan 7 - Mar15, 2022 July 4 - Sep30, 2022
Online application period
*for nominated students
Graduate Mar 1-15, 2022 Sep15 - 30, 2022
Apr 1-15, 2022 Oct15- 31, 2022

Application for the September (fall) 2022 Enrollment (updated January 7, 2022)

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 September (fall) AY2022 enrollment (updated January 7, 2022)
List of Chuo Student Exchange Partners (as of January 2022)

(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 site (manaba) 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 site(manaba) during the designated period. The application period is limited, we recommend nominated students to prepare refering the Application guide. The application in only online, no hard copies (printed materials) needed. Please note that late application can not be considered.

The required documents and forms for application are as follows:

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<Part 2>

Please be aware that some of above documents should be signed by paticular persons, therefore, it may take some time. Applicants are recommended to prepare all the documents before the online application period.

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 and Language Requirement
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 exchange students, however, we suggest JLPT N3 would be fine for academic interact with Japanese students. We offer some courses taught in English and other foreign languages within the Faculty of Law, Letters, Economics, Policy Studies and Global Management, shown in the list below. (Please note that the Faculty of Commerce and Science and Engineering doesn't have courses in English, and students who apply for the Faculty of Commerce and Science and Engineering are required to submit JLPT N3 certificate.)

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Please note that the courses for the academic year 2022 will be provided at the early April 2022.


2022-2023 Syllabus of Undergraduate Courses Offered in English and Other Languages(6.1MB)

【Graduate School】

2022-2023 Syllabus of Graduate Courses Offered in English(3.2MB)

<Syllabus Search>
You could refer to our Syllabus for degree students which are mostly offered in Japanese at the our Japanese web page. Basically, exchange students are able to take these courses, too. However, there are some exceptions.