Meiji Gakuin University

Swinburne has a student exchange arrangement with Meiji Gakuin University. Learn more about courses available, semester dates, credit equivalency and how to apply.


Institution name Meiji Gakuin University
Location Yokohama, Japan
Semester date Spring Semester (April – July)
Fall Semester (September – January)
Important dates for exchange students Incoming FAQs (courses available, Insurance etc).
International applicant process and Applications deadlines/Selection timelines
Important information for exchange students

GPA Score Requirements: The applicants must have GPA of 2.0 or above on 4.0 scale.
Language Requirements: *The applicants from the partner universities in the countries where the official language is English are exempted from the language requirement.

Credit equivalence

15 credits = 50 CP
12 credits = 37.5 CP

Accommodation MGU maintains an off campus co-ed dormitory located in Totsuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, for its ISP participants and the other MGU students. With easy access to the Yokohama (approximately 20 minutes door to door) campus, the dormitory offers an environment fit for academic pursuit as well as for making lifelong friends.  All program participants are required to stay in the Yokohama dormitory. The dormitory offers single occupancy en suite rooms with shared dining/lounge hall and laundry facilities.  Rooms come equipped with a desk, chair, closet, bed, linen and internet access.
*60,000yen per month(including mandatory meal plan)