Kanagawa University

Kanagawa University

About the university

Located in Japan’s second largest city, Yokohama, and just south Japan’s famous megalopolis, Tokyo, Kanagawa University (KU) has grown into one of Japan’s leading institutions of higher education, with a total of over 20,000 students across seven undergraduate faculties and nine graduate schools. The well-situated campus boasts an art gallery and museum dedicated to the history of Kanagawa, along with first-class facilities, food services, and student life. KU is committed to nurturing excellence as it prepares graduates to make a meaningful contribution to the real world.

Note for BBA students

Please note that going on exchange to Kanagawa University may extend your program at RRU and you may not be able to graduate on time. BBA students are encouraged to check out Kanagawa University's Summer Program as an alternative.

Course information

Accommodation information

Kanagawa University has on-campus accommodation for exchange students. Please apply during the online application process. If you would like to stay with a Korean family, homestay is another option and the KU's International Center will assist you in securing a family.

Academic calendar

  • Spring semester: April - July
  • Fall semester: September - January

For exact dates, visit KU's Academic Calendar.

Language of instruction

  • English
  • Japanese