Application for Exchange Programs 2020 Spring enrollment

We are pleased to inform you that the call for exchange programs for 2020 Spring enrollment of Tohoku University will be launched on Oct 1st, 2019(JST). Please find the application information below for details.

Application Guideline

In addition, more information about each program is available on the following website.

All required materials should be submitted by 3:00 pm November 15, 2019 (Japan Standard Time) via following online application system(T-cens).

Some major changes have been made regarding application procedure as follows.
1.Student Direct Application
From this application term, applicants are required to proceed with the online application process by themselves. After nomination, the coordinators no longer have to make an application on behalf of applicants.
For details, please refer to the Application Guideline ( ).

2.COLABS new application requirement
As introduced, obtaining a prior consent from prospective host researcher before application is required.
Please go to for more information.

Also, please note that JYPE program is not applicable for spring 2020 semester.
For those who wish to attend the program, we appreciate you waiting until January 10, 2020 when the application for fall 2020 enrollment will be open.

If you have any inquiries about particular exchange programs and/or application procedure (e.g.;unable to find your institute name on the T-cens), please email with the name of the exchange program.

We look forward to welcoming your students to Tohoku University.