Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu

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Why Study in Japan

  • Cost effective education
  • Scholarships for international students
  • Easy to get work, PR and Citizenship
  • One of the Safest countries in the world
  • 3rd Largest economy in the world
  • Rich culture and traditions, Friendly and Helpful

Why study in Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

  • One of the most international study environments
  • Scholarships ranging from 30-100%
  • 96.7% graduates receive post study job
  • 2-5 job offers before graduation
  • One of the highest starting salaries after graduation
  • Low living expense in Beppu city

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, popularly known as APU, is one of the top international private institutions in Japan. Students from 90 different countries around the world come to study at this beautiful campus in Beppu, Oita, making it a truly multicultural campus with half the student population internationally.
Apply now for the April 2022 intake. Enquire here to find out if you qualify for a scholarship:

Why APU?
-One of the top global universities in Japan, ranked 21st in Japan as per Times Higher Education rankings
-95.6% job placement success rate before graduation
-Graduates enjoy one of the highest starting salaries in the world
-Medium of instruction is English
-AACSB Accredited
-Tuition Fee Waiver Scholarships ranging from 30 to 100%
-JASSO Living Expense Scholarships of JPY48,000 per month
-On-campus housing, AP house, facility for new international students.

Courses offered at the Undergraduate level:

Asia Pacific Studies (APS) with majors in:

  • Environment & Development
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Culture, Society & Media
  • International Relations & Peace Studies

International Management (APM) with majors in:

  • Strategic Management & Organizations
  • Innovation & Economics
  • Marketing
  • Accounting and Finance

Courses Offered at Postgraduate level:

  • Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies (GSA), MSc in APS
  • International Relations;
  • Society and Culture
  • Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies (GSA), MSc in ICP
  • International Public Administration;
  • Public Health Management;
  • Sustainability Sciences (dual program IMAT);
  • Tourism and Hospitality;
  • Development Economics
  • Graduate School of Management (GSM) MBA
  • Japanese Management;
  • Accounting and Finance;
  • Marketing and Management;
  • Innovations and Operations Management
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. program) requires a “Supervisor Confirmation Letter” from a faculty of APU (only in September)

Entry Requirements:
First-year applicants: 12 years or the equivalent of standard education (HSC min 4.0, A levels 2Cs and GED 150+ in all bands)
Transfer students with 13-14 years or the equivalent of standard education
IELTS 6 with no band less than 5.5, TOEFL 75, PTE 50, or Duolingo 95

-A bachelor degree or equivalent
-MBA requires 3 years of work experience
-IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 80, Duolingo 110+ or PTE 58

Tuition Fee: ¥13,00, 000 yen (Scholarship options available -30%, 50%,65%,80% and 100%)

To apply at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, you need to prepare the following:

1. Completed application form
2. All academic documents – certificates and transcripts – Original scanned
3. Passport – Original scanned
4. All ECA certificates – Original scanned
5. 5 essays – follow the question and the word limit to write the essays in the application form
6. English proficiency certificate – Original scanned
7. Photo – 4cmx3cm
8. A letter of recommendation signed by a teacher, professor, academic advisor, or school official of your most recently attended school must be submitted. (It must be physically signed by the referee)
9. Application fees – BDT 5500

Visit their Website: https://admissions.apu.ac.jp


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