Study Abroad

Student Exchange (Outbound)

The Graduate and Undergraduate Schools of Economics and Business exchange students with Inter-University and Inter-Faculty partner institutions. Please refer to the web pages shown below for further information.

Inter-Faculty partners

Inter-University partners (more than 100 institutions)

Scholarships

Outbound

Scholarships for studying abroad (JASSO)

 

Double Degree Program (DDP) (Outbound)

  1. What is Double Degree Program (DDP)

    Double Degree Program is the student exchange program between the Graduate School of Economics and Business and the partner universities. Students participating in DDP are allowed to obtain credits from both the Graduate School of Economics and Business and the partner universities through credit transferring, and can receive the master’s degree from multiple universities when students satisfy the completion requirement of the respective universities. As of December 2019, the Graduate School of Economics and Business allies with University of Gothenburg, Sweden, Yonsei University, Korea, and National Taiwan University on DDP.

  2. Eligible students

    Students in the Doctoral Course of the master’s program are eligible for DDP or (students in the Specialized Course of the master’s program are not eligible)who are planning to submit one’s master thesis.

Model Curriculum(University of Gothenburg)
Grade Semester Venue Main Subjects Credit in Gothenburg Credit in HU
1 First HU Micro- and Macroeconomics, econometrics, statistics 30 30
Second Gothenburg Seminar, Applied econometrics 30 8+8 (TG*)
2 First Gothenburg Optional courses 30
Second HU Master’s thesis 30 (TG*) 16

*TG: Transferred Gredes

Model Curriculum(Yonsei University)
Grade Semester Venue Main Subjects Credit in Yonsei Credit in HU
1 First HU Micro- and Macroeconomics, econometrics, statistics
Seminar, Applied econometrics
18 24
Second
2 First Yonsei Electives 12 4
Seminar(Distance) 0 2
Second Seminar(Distance), Master’s thesis(Distance) 0 18
Model Curriculum(National Taiwan University)
Grade Semester Venue Main Subjects Credit in NTU Credit in HU
1 First HU Micro- and Macroeconomics, econometrics, statistics 12 14
Second NTU Seminar(Distance), Seminar(NTU) , Introduction to quantitative methods, Electives 20 14
2 First
Second HU Seminar, Master’s thesis 0 18

In this model curriculum, students can receive the master’s degrees both from Hokkaido University and partner universities in two years. Students are enrolled in English courses in the partner universities during one year, from the second semester of the first grade to the first semester of the second grade.