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Aug 31, 2022 09:00 (JST)

Webinar: Introduction to APU's Graduate Schools

APU Information Session
Sept 1, 2022 10:00 (JST)

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Application for both April and September enrollment opens. Click here to access the online application system!
Sept 2, 2022 16:00 (JST)

Focus Webinar: Advance Your Career with the New 2023 MBA at APU

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Update: June 12, 2022

1,000 International Students Welcomed to Japan After Relaxed Border Restrictions

APU has brought in over 1,000 international students from over 72 different countries in just 3 months after the Japanese governments relaxation on border restrictions. In order to welcome the new arrivals, we held a "We've Been Waiting" entrance ceremony on June 8th. Check the video here!
Update: June 3, 2022

2023 Application Schedule has been uploaded

The 2023 application schedule is now available. Graduate School applications will open on September 1, 2022, and applicants may submit their application at any time before the deadline for their desired application type. Be sure to check your application type and the corresponding dates here.
Update: Mar 14, 2022

Admissions Blog has been updated

Admissions Blog has been updated with new posts. Written from the student perspective, the blog posts contain useful information on the student life and academics awaiting at APU. Click here to read!
Update: Nov 9, 2021

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Cost of Living in Beppu: Part 2 Utilities & More!

Written by Fatin Mar 4, 2022

Cost of Living in Beppu: Part 1 Apartments

Written by Fatin Feb 28, 2022

Making the Most of Life in Beppu

Written by Jan 26, 2021

Online Classes from a Grad Student's Eyes

Written by Josh June 19, 2020