Hokkaido University

Fields of study: Culture and Society, Science, Technology, Environment, Politics, Economics
Level of study: BA (HUSTEP&JLCSP), MA and PhD
Number of places available: 2 full year places
Financial conditions of participation: JASSO scholarship (number of students granted a scholarship was limited). More information available here.
Language: English is required for HUSTEP (TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.5; official test certificate is favorable, letter issued by the language instructor might be acceptable depending on the case) or Japanese is required for JLCSP (JLPT level N3, for SAS, JLPT level N2 or equivalent)
Academic calendar
Course offer in English: HUSTEP, JLCSP
Course/department restrictions: check prerequisites in descriptions of courses
Compulsory fees: National health insurance (approx.20,000JPY) and School Accident Insurance (1500-10,000JPY)
Health insurance
Link to information about the support system for international students (before and during the exchange program)