The Waseda Summer Session offers courses which cover a variety of interests. Students also have the option to take an additional Japanese Language Course targeted at beginner levels. 

Field of Study

  • Humanities
  • Business
  • Japanese Language

For more detailed information about these courses visit the host university website. Students are required to take 2 courses out of the 14 listed. An optional Japanese Language Course is available for an additional fee. 

Credit Equivalent 

4 Waseda Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 4 Waseda Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Waseda entry requirements.

Apply to UQ Abroad Apply to host*

*Host applications open 1 March 2018.


The program fee is approximately $5,570 AUD. Students have the option to take an additional Japanese Language Course for $415. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is included in the program cost. More information regarding accommodation options can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Winter applications for this program have now closed
Host: Applications to the host university have now closed

Program Dates

Start: 25 June 2018
End: 19 July 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study Abroad
Location: Waseda, Japan
Credit: For-credit and Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate