• Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA; 3.0 GPA in Japanese language courses
• Language Pre-requisite: Fourth Semester Japanese
• UW-Madison degree-seeking students


Arts, business, economics, humanities, and social sciences

Classroom Language

English, Japanese



Program Duration

Academic year: Mid-September - Mid-July

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Year 2015-16  10/31/2014
Extended Deadline: 11/21/2014

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Japan, Tokyo
Keio University Exchange

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Become immersed in Japanese language and culture at Keio University, one of the most prestigious universities in Japan. Participants on this exchange program directly enroll in courses in the university's highly regarded Japanese Language Program. This program is ideal for Japanese language students interested in improving their language skills through intensive Japanese instruction.

With a population of about 14 million, rising to nearly 20 million during workdays, Tokyo is the quintessential metropolis. The city boasts an outstanding art and cultural scene, including libraries, museums, art galleries, historical archives and urban landmarks, as well as movies, theater, and drama from all over the world. The city is also a center of government and business, with the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Keidanren and the Japanese Diet making Tokyo their home. Tokyo's location provides ready access to nearby Mt. Fuji, the historic shrines and temples of Nikko and Kamakura, and the hot springs of Hakone, as well as international destinations in Southeast Asia, Korea, and China.