Custom-Designed Program | Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

Custom-Designed Program

Custom-Designed Program

APU is pleased to design custom-designed programs. We have built up cooperative relationships with many overseas universities and have offered programs to meet various needs. Please contact APU to discuss potential opportunities! Details of the program will be decided upon mutual consultations between the universities.

Available options

  • Intensive Japanese courses of different levels
  • Special Lectures in English
  • Tutorials
  • Company Visits
  • Field work/Field trips
  • On-campus Housing (shared rooms)
  • Activities with Japanese buddies
  • Japanese cultural activities
  • Home stay

Examples of Programs offered in the past

  • Languages for Business and Technology (LBAT) Program for Georgia Institute of
  • Technology, USA
  • Business In Japan (BIJ) Program for St. Edward’s University, USA
  • Endeavour Language Teacher Fellowships (ELTF) Japan study program for Asia Education Foundation, funded by the Australian Government
  • “Seven Days Overseas Study To Kyushu” for Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
  • Corporate Finance Credit Transfer Programme for Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore

A minimum of ten participants are required to hold a program.

Sample Schedule
Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
8:45-10:15 Japanese Japanese Company Visit Japanese Japanese Free Time (Some field trips are scheduled on the weekends)
10:35-12:05 Japanese Japanese Japanese Japanese
12:25-13:55 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:15-15:45 Visit to Mt. Takasaki Buddies
16:05-17:35 Tea Ceremony Calligraphy

Apply for an APU Custom-designed Program

Custom Program Application Form (DOC / PDF)

Return completed Application to:

Short-term Program Coordinator
Academic Office
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
1-1 Jumonjibaru, Beppu, Oita
874-8577 JAPAN

FAX: +81-977-78-1102

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