International Students

Students Exchange Programs

Geiko Global International Exchange Portal Site

The Geiko Global International Exchange Portal Site provides support to international students and students who want to participate in an exchange program.

Student Exchange Programs within the framework of University-level student exchange agreement

You can study in Kyushu University within one year when your home university has a student exchange agreement with Kyushu University.

>>Partner Institutions

Exchange students will be waived the tuition fee and offered to stay in University Dormitory. School credits earned in Kyushu University can be forwarded to your home university with the appropriate authorization.

Applicants should submit the necessary documents to Kyushu University through home universities.Document for application can be downloaded from the bottom of the page of Kyushu University website at

Language skill required: Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT), 1st Grade preferred for Undergraduate and Graduate Schools.

Application deadlines: November 10th for April enrollment, March 10th for October enrollment

If you need further information, please visit the following website of International Affairs Department, Kyushu University.

Student Exchange Programs within the framework of Faculty-level student exchange agreement

The guideline and procedure of Student Exchange Programs for School of Design and Graduate School of Design are the same as described above.

Application deadlines: November 10th for April enrollment, March 10th for October enrollment.

*The deadlines above are the first deadlines.

Please ask Student Affairs Section by e-mail (
whether your application may be received a little later than the above-mentioned deadlines.

If you need further information, please visit our official website:




Please refer to the following URL for details.

Partner Institutions

Country Institution Date of Conclusion
Asia(9) Korea(5) Dongseo University Feb.17,2003 July.27,2005
School of Architecture, Kookmin University Mar.18,2008 Mar.18,2008
College of Design, Kookmin University Feb.11,2009 Feb.11,2009
School of Design and Human Engineering, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology Sep.2,2014 Sep.2,2014
College of Humanities and Social Science, Pukyong National University It’s undecided It’s undecided
Indonesia(1) Faculty of Engineering, Hasanuddin University Feb.18,2014 Feb.18,2014
Taiwan(2) ollege of Design, National Taipei University of Technology Mar.19,2015 Mar.19,2015
School of Design, Ming Chuan University July.15,2015 July.15,2015
Bangladesh(2) Faculty of Architecture and Planning, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology It’s undecided It’s undecided
Bangladesh Agricultural University It’s undecided -
Middle & Near East(1) Turkey(1) Faculty of Architecture and Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, and Graduate School of Fine Arts, Anadolu University Nov.1,2014 Nov.1,2014
Europe(14) Italy(1) Technical University of Milano Feb.28,2002 Feb.28,2002
UnitedKingdom(3) School of Architecture and Design, Royal College of Art June.30,2003 -
The Helen Hamlyn Research Center, Royal College of Art Mar.24,2004 -
Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University Nov.28,2007 -
Germany(3) State University of Arts and Design Karlsruhe (HfG Karlsruhe) July.24,2003 July.7,2004
Faculty of Design, Hochschule Darmstadt, University of Applied Sciences Oct.10,2007 Oct.10,2007
Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Cologne University of Applied Sciences Aug.31,2009 Aug.31,2009
France(2) Ecole d'Architecure, Paris La Villette June.28,2004 June.28,2004
University of Technology of Belfort Montbeliard Sep.21,2009 Sep.21,2009
Netherlands(3) HKU Games & Interaction, HKU University of the Arts Utrecht Aug.26,2015 Aug.26,2015
Department of Communication & Multimedia Design, NHL University of Applied Sciences Feb.14,2012 Feb.14,2012
School of Design and Communication, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences Apr.23,2012 Apr.23,2012
Belgium(1) Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy and Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Gent University Feb.16,2012 Feb.16,2012
Finland(1) School of Art, Design and Architecture Aalto University Aug.25,2014 Aug.25,2014
North America(1) U.S.A(1) California State Polytechnic University, Pomona June.7,1990 June.7,1990