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    University transfer programs

    There are many universities offering university transfer/inter-university transfer programs in different formats and requirements.

    • ●It is not necessarily allowed every year.
    • ●It is not necessarily applicable to all departments and faculties.
    • ●The terms completed and the credits earned at another university are not always transferable.

    To transfer/inter-university transfer to a university (an undergraduate course), usually one of the following requirements must be met.

    • ・Graduates of junior colleges
    • ・Graduates of colleges of technology
    • ・Students having a diploma from a professional training college
    • ・Graduates of an advanced course of upper secondary schools
    • ・Students who have completed a university’s general education (year 1 and above) and fulfill the necessary credits required by the transfer institution.
    • ・Graduates of an undergraduate program.

    Compared to regular admission, information on university transfer/inter-university transfer programs is very limited. Get early information from your school of choice on the options.