We only accept applications for IARU Courses online programs in summer 2021. Please click here for the application guidelines.
The IARU Courses 2020(*1) is a short-term exchange program held at eleven of the world’s top-class IARU(*2)-member universities. The member universities hold short-term intensive program that students who are not able to attend long-term study abroad programs may participate in.
IARU Courses 2020 website
*1) IARU Courses is a new initiative, redeveloped from the former Global Summer Program (GSP).
IARU Global Summer Program
*2) IARU (International Alliance of Research Universities) is an alliance between eleven of the world’s leading research-intensive universities, which aim to nurture future global leaders, was founded in January 2006, with the goal of collaborating in various fields, including research and education. The University of Tokyo is the only Japanese university that belongs to IARU.
The University of Tokyo accepts applications of courses of IARU Courses 2020 which are specifically listed on “Attachment 1: Course List”. Please refer to Application Guidelines for further details.
Mainly from May to August, 2020 (depends on the course)
University of Cambridge, University of Copenhagen, National University of Singapore, Peking University, the University of Cape Town, Yale University
Please see the website of each course for details.
JPY - 200,000 (The value varies depending on the duration of the program and the destination.)
Please see the website below for "UC Berkeley Summer Sessions".
Apply from the "Study Abroad" tab on the Academic Affairs System website (UTAS, ITC-LMS). (Please read Application Guidelines carefully).
Please refer to the reports from IARU Global Summer Program participants.
Photo by a student who participate in PKU2 - China's Original International Strategy: the Belt and Road Initiatives in 2019