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Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Since October 2011 Nagoya University has been offering the G30 International Programs which are full-degree programs taught in English. This is for students with international education background, aiming to foster international academic exchange and offering students the opportunities to receive education from Nagoya University’s renowned academic programs


Academic Year & Curriculum

One academic year is composed of two semesters (Fall and Spring) 
- Fall Semester: Oct 1st to March 31st
- Spring Semester: April 1st to September 30th

The Global 30 International Programs is a four-year degree program. In the first year, in addition to the Japanese language classes, students are required to take Liberal Arts and Sciences Courses. From the second year onwards, students take major courses and in the year fourth they work on their graduation research and thesis.

  • If you would like to know more details, syllabi of some courses are available from the link below.
    You may also find the English-taught course catalog.
Category Fall Semester Spring Semester
Basic General Education Courses Fall 2016 Spring 2016
Basic Courses in Humanities and Social Sciences Fall 2016 Spring 2016
Basic Courses in Natural Sciences Fall 2016 Spring 2016
Liberal Education Courses Fall 2016 Spring 2016

The syllabi of specialized courses are available on each program’s page.

Japanese Language Education
Intensive Japanese classes are provided to improve student’s Japanese proficiency to business level. Based on an internal placement test students take classes according to their proficiency level ranging from beginner to advanced level to academic Japanese. Students are also assigned a Japanese language partner to help them improve outside the classroom.  Nagoya University offers online Japanese lessons:

Admissions statistics

Admission Rate for the 2015-2016 Admissions
Program 2015 2016
Automotive Engineering (Mechanical) 12% 10%
Automotive Engineering (Electrical, Electronic/Information) 23% 10%
Fundamental and Applied Physics (School of Science) 23% 25%
Fundamental and Applied Physics (School of Engineering) 26% 15%
Chemistry (School of Science) 37% 19%
Chemistry (School of Engineering) 26% 7%
Biology (School of Science) 17% 11%
Biology (School of Agricultural) 32% 41%
Social Sciences (School of Law) 34% 29%
Social Sciences (School of Economics) 12% 13%
Japan-in-Asia Cultural  Studies 32% 25%
 Note: The rate is calculated based on the number of applicants who admitted to their first program choice.

Standardized test: Highest/Lowest Score of Admitted Students for 2015-2016 Admissions
Please note that not all tests are mandatory and taken by all applicants.

Standardized Test 2015-2016