Doshisha University

Quick Facts
  • Faculty
  • Level
  • UG
  • Agreement Type
  • Overseas
  • Subject Area
  • All fields
  • Partner's Min GPA
  • None
  • Country
  • Japan


Partner may have none or limited courses in English for exchange students.
Please check the language of instruction for the courses within the agreement that you wish to be​ placed.​
Please make sure to check partner's website for the up-to-date information on language and entry requirements.

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‣ About

About Doshisha University

Doshisha University has two main campuses. One is the Imadegawa Campus located in the heart of Kyoto City, north of Kyoto Imperial Palace and adjacent to a noted Buddhist temple, Shokokuji. As the birthplace of Doshisha University, the history of the Imadegawa Campus is an integral part of Doshisha 141-year-old story. Five buildings on this campus are designated as national important cultural properties. Kyoto’s rich artistic and cultural heritage also provides a distinctive character to the educational approach of Doshisha University. Exposure to the culture of Kyoto during the time spent studying at Doshisha University will be a positive experience that stays with students throughout their lives.


Kyoto, being the former imperial capital of Japan, has a population of 1.5 million. Kyoto is the capital of Kyoto prefecture. The city is a mixture of traditional and modern life, and the area is extremely rich for cultural experiences with its hot springs, museums, shrines and temples. Being a must see city, Kyoto welcomes all people from different parts of the world.

‣ Language Certificate

Students should have a minimum of one year\'s study of Japanese at the college level.

‣ Notes

All exchange students need to pay Educational Support Fee at beginning of each semester to the center they are going to join.

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