||Arts & Ed, SEBE, Health and Business & Law
|Minimum Weighted Average mark (WAM)
||Deakin Trimester 1 = Spring
Deakin Trimester 2 = Fall/Autumn
|Full Time Study Load
||14 Credits per semester (4 Deakin Units)
|Deakin Abroad Travel Grant
|Deakin Abroad Coordinator
||Andrew Ross firstname.lastname@example.org
Seinan Gakuin University is a humanities-focused university with a long history of international exchange and cooperation. The international exchange program, now managed in the Center for International Education, is one of the oldest such programs in Japan. The location of the University, in Kyushu's largest city, known as the "gateway to Asia " offers students an exciting environment in which to learn and grow.
Seinan Gakuin University is situated adjacent to one of Fukuoka City’s key waterfront areas, Seaside Momochi, amid a superb environment incorporating academic and cultural facilities, information hubs and educational and research centers. With a total graduate and undergraduate student population of about 8,500, we are consistently ranked as one of the leading privately-funded universities in Western Japan.
Living Expenses and Costs
- Japanese studies
- General electives
Before you apply, please make sure you have completed all exchange application steps as outlined on the Deakin Abroad website
Exchange Programs are available to all Deakin students, including international, postgraduate and off-campus students.
To be eligible to apply for an Exchange Program:
- Undergraduate students must have completed at least 8 credit points toward their Deakin degree
- Postgraduate students must have completed at least 4 credit points towards their Deakin degree
- You must return to at least 1 credit point to complete at Deakin after your Exchange Program
- You must study a full-time load while on exchange
- You must have a credit average of 60 or above with no fails on your academic record (students who do not currently meet these criteria will be advised to meet with a Language and Learning Adviser)
- You must have received faculty approval prior to submitting your exchange application
Students may apply for a Trimester or Year-long Exchange Program, starting either Trimester 1 or Trimester 2.
While on exchange students continue to pay Deakin fees (upfront-payments, HECS-HELP, or FEE-HELP). Host University tuition fees will be waived.
General costs may include an application fee, flights, visas, accommodation, meals, textbooks, living expenses and insurance (insurance is provided by Deakin for the duration of your Exchange Program – students travelling beyond the program dates are strongly recommended to purchase additional cover).
Is this your first preference?
- OS-HELP may be available to domestic students. Please refer to the Deakin OS-HELP webpage for more information on eligibility criteria and the application process.
- Centrelink payments continue while on exchange
- Successful applicants may receive a Travel Grant from the Study Abroad and Exchange Office (unless receiving a Scholarship)
A Trimester Abroad will earn you 60 points towards the Global Citizenship Program.
- Students must ensure that they apply for a minimum of two universities
- Students must submit a minimum of two individual applications.
- Students must rank their applications in order of preference