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Feb 24, 2024 18:00 (JST)

Look into Academics at APU with Professors & Students Webinar

APU Information Session
Note that this webinar will be conducted in English.

Recent Updates MORE

Update: Jan 24, 2024

Temporary office closure

Due to the heavy snow, the Office of International Admissions will be closed on Jan. 24th (Wed.) 2024. We are taking care of your inquires, in order, by email only today. Please check this link for our contact information. If it is deemed that the Office will be closed tomorrow, the announcement will be made in Recent Updates.

Update: Jan 22, 2024

Server Maintenance Complete

The urgent server maintenance has been completed successfully as of 10:30 am, January 23, 2024 (Japan time). The APU Online Application System, Webinar Registration, and Inquiry Form should now be available as usual. Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Update: Jan 22, 2024

Notice for Urgent Server Maintenance

Currently the online application system, event pages, and inquiry forms are inaccessible due to urgent maintenance as of 9am on January 23(Japan time). We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. Further updates will be provided here on the Admissions Website.
*If you are an applicant trying to submit your application, please await instructions from the office of International Admissions.

Update: June 1, 2023

2024 Undergraduate Application Handbooks for International Students

Check out our downloads page for the 2024 application handbooks for international students residing both outside and in Japan.
Update: Sept 1, 2022

Apply for Our New College of Sustainability and Tourism!

Our new College of Sustainability and Tourism has been approved and ready for new applicants from September 8th, 2022! If you're interested in applying, check out the Apply Now page. If you want to learn more before starting your application, then check out our ST Page or the main website !


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