Students at our partner institutions (see list) in various countries around the world have the opportunity to study with us for a semester or a full academic year. Interested students must consult their university’s KIT exchange coordinator and be approved by their home institution before applying for a KIT exchange. Partner institution and KIT coordinators will facilitate applicants’ study arrangements and be available for consultation during the exchange.
List of KIT and Partner Institution Student Exchange Schemes
For admission in April 2023:
The Application for Admission must reach KIT International Affairs Office no later than December 8th, 2022
For admission in September 2023:
The Application for Admission must reach KIT International Affairs Office no later than May 25th, 2023
Spring Semester 2023 (April 1, 2023 – Late September, 2023)
Fall Semester 2023 (Late September, 2023 – March 31, 2024)
Spring Semester 2024 (April 1, 2024 – Late September, 2024)
|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 KIT International House||Sample PDF|
|Submission Checklist||Sample PDF|
※Regarding the handling of personal information,refer to the PDF
Note that we will only be sending information about scholarships to eligible students. Financial aid distribution is determined by KIT. We ask you to be aware that not all applicants are awarded scholarships.
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.
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.