If you wish to apply to come to Yokohama City University as an exchange student, please note that your first point of contact should be your home institution's international/exchange office. You will need an official nomination from your institution's international/exchange office, as direct applications from students will not be accepted.
Credits & Workload
Comprising of this 45 hours are the following;
- A lecture course should make up a total of 15 contact hours, with the remaining 30 hours dedicated to self-study.
- Experiments, practical training and language courses should make up a total of 30 contact hours, with the remaining 15 hours dedicated to self-study.
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Planning your Courses >
In the case where your Japanese level is not sufficient for taking courses in Japanese, you may choose courses taught in English from the following list:
TOEFL iBT 61 or higher is recommended (Considerations will be made depending on the case with the home university’s recommendation).
YCU offers a wide range of courses. Please use the following online syllabi system to search your courses.
Language level: JPLT ( Japanese Language Proficiency Test ) N2 or higher is recommended. (Considerations will be made depending on the case with the home university’s recommendation).