Kansai Gaidai University

Hirakata City, Japan

Semester Dates

Fall semester: Early September - mid-December

  • Orientation: Early September

Spring semester: Early February - late May

  • Orientation: Late January

A more detailed academic calendar, including holidays, can be found at the Kansai Gaidai website.


Application Deadlines

Fall semester: 1st of February

Spring semester: 1st of October


Number of Semesters Allowed to Participate

Students are allowed to attend one or two semesters.




Information on the Country and Region

The University

Getting and Living Here

Visa Information

Approximate Expenses

Organizational Issues