The Graduate School of Science and Technology offers a short term (1 semester to 1 full academic year) student exchange program to our partner institutions listed below. This exchange program is based on the agreement between our partner institutions and the Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University.

Application Schedule

For Spring semester 2019 Enrollment

  • Application Deadline: 16 November, 2018
  • Notice of Results: by 20 December, 2018

For Fall semester 2019 Enrollment (TBD)

  • Application Deadline: Mid April, 2019
  • Notice of Results: late May, 2019

Eligibility Requirements

  • Students must be nominated by their home university.
  • Students must hold a Bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree, and be enrolled in Master's level at their home university during the whole exchange period.

Application Procedure

Before applying, please read through the Overview of Short Term International Student .

  1. Please contact International Office at your home institution for nomination procedure.
  2. Once you are nominated, check the requirements and choose a program.
  3. If you choose Research Based Program or Research and Courses Program, you need to find a prospective supervisor and get accepted by him/her.
    You can search our faculty members from the Staff Profile .
  4. Prepare the required documents and ID photos. After completed, kindly hand them over to the international office at your home institution.
  5. Your documents should be sent from the international office at your home institution by airmail. Documents submitted directly by the applicants will not be accepted.

Required Application Documents

Please complete and submit the following application documents to the international office at your home institution for submission to our office.

0. Application Documents Checklist

1. Official Nomination Letter

2. Application Form

3. Statement of Purpose for Research Stay

4. Course Registration Plan

      Course Offering List for Academic Year 2018

      Syllabus Search
      Instruction on Syllabus Search

5. Application for Certificate of Eligibility

      Visa Instructions

      Sample of Application for Certificate of Eligibility

6. Official Transcripts

7. Effective Passport Copy of your ID page

8. Application for University Dormitory

9. 2 ID photos

Partner Institutions

as of August 22, 2018

Country /RegionPartner Institutions
Belgium Université Catholique de Louvain / Université libre de Bruxelles / Université de Liège
China Beihang University
Denmark Technical University of Denmark
France CentraleSupélec / Ecole Centrale Lille / Ecole Centrale Lyon / Ecole Centrale Marseille / Ecole Centrale Nantes / Ecole Polytechnique / EISTI / Bordeaux INP – ENSEIRB-MATMECA / ENSTA ParisTech / IMT Atlantique / IMT Mines Albi-Carmaux / INSA Rennes / MINES ParisTech
Germany Leibniz Universität Hannover / RWTH Aachen / Technische Universität München / University of Regensburg / University of Stuttgart / University of Tübingen
Italy Politecnico di Milano / University of Trento
Poland Wroclaw University of Technology
Portugal Instituto Superior Técnico
South Korea Dong-eui University
Spain Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universidad Politécnica de Madrid / Universitat Politècnica de València
Sweden KTH Royal Institute of Technology / Linkoping University / Lund University
Switzerland ETH Zurich
Taiwan National Tsing Hua University

Contact Us

If you have any inquiries about the exchange program offered by Graduate School of Science and Technology, kindly contact the Office of Student Services (International) at Yagami Campus.

Office of Student Services (International)
Graduate School of Science and Technology
Keio University Yagami Campus
3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama 223-8522
TEL: +81(0)-45-566-1468

*Please note that the university-wide exchange program and the exchange program oriented by Graduate School of Science and Technology are different. For the list of university-wide exchange program offered by Keio University, please refer to the following website.

Keio University International Center