Exchange & Short-Term Programs

Students at our partner institutions (see list) in various countries around the world have the opportunity to study at KIT for a semester or a full academic year. Interested students must consult the coordinator and be approved by their home institution before applying for a KIT exchange. Partner institution and KIT coordinators will facilitate applicants’ study arrangements.
List of KIT and Partner Institution Student Exchange Schemes

Exchange Program

For admission in April 2019:
The Application for Admission must reach KIT International Affairs Office no later than December 15th, 2018

For admission in September 2019:
The Application for Admission must reach KIT International Affairs Office no later than May 31st, 2019

Semester Dates:
Spring Semester 2019 (April 1, 2019 – September 26, 2019)
Fall Semester 2019 (September 27, 2019 – March 31, 2020)
Spring Semester 2020 (April 1, 2020 – late September, 2020)

Application forms for the AY2019 Exchange Program

Application Guidelines PDF
Application for Admission (Form A) ONLINE APPLICATION
Recommendation Letter (Form B) Word Sample PDF
Health Questionnaire (Form C) Word Sample PDF
Application for Certificate of Eligibility [CoE] Excel Sample PDF
Application for International House Word Sample PDF
Submission Checklist Word Sample PDF

KIT Global Human Resource Development Program

2019 Short-Term Student Exchange Program (Inbound)

Purpose:
This program promotes short-term student exchange between Kyoto Institute of Technology (KIT) and our partner institutions by providing exchange students from partner institutions with financial assistance from the KIT International Exchange Promotion Fund.

2019 Global Internship Program (Inbound)

Purpose:
This program enriches cross-cultural understanding and promotes internationalization within Kyoto Institute of Technology (KIT) by accepting international students from partner institutions and implementing cooperative research and study with KIT students. We provide international students from partner and other institutions with financial assistance from the KIT International Exchange Promotion Fund.