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Study in Japan at Akita International University

WSU has a dual-degree agreement with Akita International University for students seeking bachelors degrees in economics and global business. However, students from all majors are accepted.

Students will live in on-campus housing with Japanese students. They can also participate in an overnight home stay.



Accommodation    $2,500 
Flight   On your own
Visa   On your own
Tuition   $3,433
WSU Administration Fee   $450
AIU Administration Fee   $250
Application Fee $50
Insurance  $375
Activity Fee $125

Application Requirements

  • Completed the Study Abroad Application (PDF)
  • Receipt of application fee
  • Transcripts from all universities
  • Passport valid for duration of stay
  • Two reference forms
  • International insurance coverage

Application Deadlines

  • Due October 1 for Semester One (Spring)
  • Due March 1 for Semester Two (Fall)

Semester Dates

Fall Semester: September to December
Spring Semester: April to July