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|Restrictions:||CU applicants only|
|Language of Instruction:||English, Japanese||Core Program Attributes:||Direct Enrollment|
|Minimum GPA:||3||Housing Options:||Dormitory/Residence Hall|
|Approved by:||A&S, AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA||Minimum Student Status:||Junior, Senior|
|Program Advisor:||Kristin Blake|
**Cornell University students can only study at Waseda for the Full Academic Year OR only the Spring Semester.**
Features of the SILS One-Year Program
What is the One-Year Study Abroad Program at SILS?
SILS offers a One-Year Study Abroad Program to international students. In this program, the participants from around the world will take courses with regular (4 year) SILS students.
SILS offers courses on a wide range of topics including Asian culture, history, society, politics, economy, geography, arts, and literature.
Since the majority of the SILS courses are taught in English, our doors are open to those without advanced Japanese language training.
At the same time, One-Year Program students are required to take Japanese language courses, which will aid them in acquiring Japanese to make their experience in Japan more fulfilling.
One-Year Program students can also take “Other Foreign Language courses” offered by SILS and Open courses as an option in addition to the requirements.
For details, please refer to the below items.
Language of Instruction
Japanese language courses: Japanese.
SILS lecture courses: English.
Open courses offered by Open Education Center: Almost all of them are conducted in Japanese.
Open courses offered by other schools: Most of them are conducted in Japanese but some of them are in English.
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Approx. Start||Approx. End|
|Academic Year||2018-2019||03/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
|Spring||2019||10/01/2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Late applications may be accepted, but colleges typically need time to process your approval.