JAPAN: Akita


If you attend a KEI Affiliated university or college, you will receive a $1,000 Affiliate Grant towards a semester, trimester, quarter and academic year program. Note that the $1,000 Affiliate Grant does not apply to summer programs. Read the application deadlines and requirements before starting the application. Dates and fees in italics are tentative and subject to change. Check back periodically for updates. Consult with a KEI Program Manager before purchasing airline tickets.

TermArrival DateDeparture DatePriceApplication Status
Winter Intersession 2020+8 January 202028 February 2020$2,950Application closed
Japanese Academic Year 2020*29 March 202019 December 2020$27,900Application closed
Spring Semester 202029 March 202031 July 2020$13,950Application closed
American Academic Year 2020-2021**++19 August 202027 July 2021$30,900Apply now
Fall Semester 2020++19 August 202020 December 2020$13,950Apply now
Winter Intersession 2021+8 January 202128 February 2021$2,950Apply now
Japanese Academic Year 2021*29 March 202119 December 2021$27,900Apply now
Spring Semester 202129 March 202131 July 2021$13,950Apply now
Fall Semester 2021++19 August 202120 December 2021$13,950Apply now

* The Japanese academic year starts with Spring Semester and continues through Fall Semester.
** The American academic year includes Fall Semester, Winter Intersession and Spring Semester.

+ The Winter Intersession is an optional add-on for students participating in the Fall semester.
++ The application deadline for programs starting with Fall Semester is March 10.

Financial aid

KEI offers grants, payment plans and incentives to qualified students. KEI also accepts all forms of federal, state, institutional and external aid that can be used for education abroad. Examples of external aid that are applicable to programs in Japan include:

Visit the Financial Aid & Payments page for more information.