Waseda University Summer Session

Waseda University Okuma Lecture Hall

City: Tokyo Country: Japan

Waseda University Summer Session Website


What Waseda University has to offer:

  • Contains more than 45 schools and Research institutions that offer courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Boasts a diverse, extensive Campus life with many student facilities such as the large Okuma Auditorium, Okuma garden, extensive libraries, two museums, Athletic teams and sports facilities, and many more.
  • On-campus recreational activities include a large variety of intramural sports and clubs.
  • Waseda University has the largest number of international students among all Japanese universities.

When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Summer

Dates & Duration: June 15 - July 26, 2024 (6 weeks)

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate

See Eligibility

Learn more about Waseda University's eligibility here.

Program Information

Language of Instruction: English

Participants can take part in 2 courses out of 16 offered from the fields of literature and art, business, culture, economics, history, and politics in the context of Japan and Asia Pacific. 


All classes will be taught in English by experienced faculty members from Waseda University and visiting professors from top global universities. Extracurricular activities such as field trips, site visits, and cultural events to experience Tokyo and Japan will also be organized for participating students.


Read more about Waseda University Summer Course Information.

Waseda University Credit Information

Fees & Costs

Education Abroad Nomination Fee: $250.00 CAD
Waseda Program Fee with accommodation: approx. $5850 for two courses

Waseda Program Fee without accommodation: approx. $3700 for two courses

Both fees include domestic insurance and airport pickup. 
A description of what you would be expected to pay to Waseda is found on their website.

Yuichi Kurimoto Award for Japan Business Students: Bachelor of Commerce students may be eligible for a fully funded experience. Award value will be dependent on the length of the program and program costs.


Waseda reserves rooms for Summer Session students at several different places. They have two types of accommodation.

For more details, please check Waseda University Accommodation.

Program Contact

University of Alberta International, Education Abroad

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Funding Opportunities 

Students receive on average between $1,400-$2,000 in funding.

Over 80% of students who apply get funding.

Education Abroad Awards