Where can I go?
Waseda University, Japan
Tokyo is the bustling, thriving, mega-metropolis capital city of Japan and one of the largest cities in the world. A tech, financial and cultural-hub, Tokyo has everything from traditional Japanese culture through to the futuristic robot cafes and manga cosplay of Japan's modern face. Waseda is located in the Shinjuku area of Tokyo, home to the busiest train station in the world and also the hub of Tokyo's administration.
Waseda University is a private university, consistently ranked as one of Japan's best and most prestigious academic instiutions. It's origins go back to 1882 when it was founded by a samurai scholar. Waseda University now consists of 36 departments and has a student body of over 42,000 undergraduate students.
|Number of places open for application||2|
|Do UK students need a visa?||Yes|
Total estimated cost per semester in local currency
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|960,000 Yen per semester.|
|City type||Very large city (1m+)|
|Where do exchange students normally live?||University halls of residence|
|Are exchange students guaranteed a place in University halls of residence?||No|
|Which UoL semester would a student normally spend at this partner?||Full academic year|
Semester 1: September to February
Semester 2: March to August
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