Number of credits required to earn a degree

To earn degrees at both universities in the Dual Degree Program, students must fulfill the graduation requirements of both universities and earn the number of credits required for each (see table below). Please note, however, that some credits are recognized at both universities and so such credits earned at one of the universities can be used to fulfill the graduation requirements of the other.

Subject Category Credits Required
Essentials of Global Liberal Arts 32 credits or more
Cosmopolitan Studies 12 credits or more
Civilization Studies 12 credits or more
Innovation Studies 12 credits or more
Japanese Studies Cluster 4 credits or more
Languages 0 credits or more
Capstone Studies 12 credits or more
Total 124 credits or more
Stream Courses and Units Required
Compulsory Courses (Core) 4 courses (= 24 units) 16 courses
(= 96 units)
192 units
Politics and Government 1-2 courses (= 6-12 units)
International Relations and Security 1-2 courses (= 6-12 units)
Conflict and Peace-building 1-2 courses (= 6-12 units)
History and Cultural Identity 1-2 courses (= 6-12 units)
Japanese Language courses 0-4 courses (= 0-24 units)
Compulsory Courses (Capstone) 4 courses (= 24 units)
Transferred from RU 96 units

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