Events for International Students

Information about cultural exchange opportunities between international students and Japanese students are provided, and also, event information for international students are always updated here. Please join!

Coming Events

■Financial Aid Offered by Ritsumeikan University

AY 2018 Ritsumeikan University Financial Aid for Intercultural Exchange (Fall Semester)
The application period for this financial support has ended. Thank you for the many applications submitted.

The Ritsumeikan University Financial Aid for Intercultural Exchange offers financial assistance to individual Ritsumeikan University students, or RU student groups, to support extracurricular activities where the objective is some form of international cultural exchange (exchange between peoples of different backgrounds and cultures). The fund was established with the objective of promoting international exchange in order to foster mutual understanding between the event participants of various backgrounds, to improve understanding of different cultures, and to develop a mindset of multicultural coexistence.

-About the Application Period
Fall Semester Application Period: Wed October 10 – Tue October 16, 2018, 17:00

-Application Guidelines and Application Form
1) Application Guidelines
2) Application Form
3) Estimated Expense Form
4) Handbook for Applying for Financial Aid
5) Regulations
*Do not edit the format of the Application Form (Form 1) or Estimated Expense Form (Form 2)

All inquiries should be directed to the International Center on your campus.
*Students who are currently studying abroad outside of Japan who cannot visit the center to submit an application should contact the center at the contact email below.

Any inquiries regarding this financial aid should be directed to Please include your name and student ID number within your inquiry.

*Guidance Session
During the guidance session an explanation of the basics of the Financial Aid and how to apply will be given. Any students considering applying for this Financial Aid are strongly recommended to attend, however, please note that attendance/absence at the guidance session will have no effect on the screening process for this Financial Aid.
Date: Wed October 10, 2018
Time: 12:15 ~ 12:45
Place: Kinugasa: Kinugasa International Center
BKC: BKC International Center
OIC: Classroom AC348

Information about events coordinated by International Center and Tutors for International Students Assembly (TISA), and cultural exchange events coordinated by other various groups are posted on a bulletin board at International Center and CAMPUS WEB.

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