Students who have been approved of joining a study abroad program offered by CIE or the graduate school (exchange program/double degree program), a privately funded study abroad, or a scholarship funded study abroad, must complete the necessary administrative procedures. Download the Application for Study Abroad form below, and submit the form to the GSPS office.
Note that language training programs are not considered as study abroad programs. Those planning to go on a language training program must follow the administrative procedures for leave of absence.
The study abroad programs offered by GSPS are as follows.
||Free University, Brussels, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences
||Study Abroad (Exchange)
||Master’s/Doctoral Students, Undergraduate Students*
*Graduate school students will be prioritized. Since the majority of courses are offered in French, undergraduate students who wish to apply must have a DELF B1 level proficiency in French.
||End of March
Period：One or two semesters
Language Requirements：TOEFL score of 80 or above
TOEIC score of 800 or above
IELTS score of 6 or above
Based on the application from the student, credits earned in advance of the admission or during the study abroad period can be counted towards the required number of credits for completion. In applying for credit recognition, the following documents must be submitted within the designated period. ※Please refer to the Study Guide for Students in more detail.
＜Documents necessary for application＞
- Application form for approval of credits
- Documents that include details of the contents of the courses (e.g., syllabus)
- Academic transcript showing the grades obtained
※Please attach a translation if the documents are in neither Japanese nor English for Items 2 and 3.
＜Application Period for AY 2019 Fall Semester＞
Oct 10th (Thu) ~Oct 31st (Thu) 2019, 5pm