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University Kyoto, Osaka, Shiga  / Private

立命館大学 | Ritsumeikan University

Global Studies Major(GS)

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[Ritsumeikan University] The College of International Relations will establish a joint degree program with the School of International Service, American University, one of the leading IR schools in the US. The Program is an English medium undergraduate program.

For more about the JD program, please check the website below:

Students who expect to enroll the JD program should apply for the other application scheme than GS major's.

For JD application, please consult the below site.

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The GS major is based at the Kinugasa Campus, located in north of Kyoto city.
There are 13 beautiful world heritage sites within 10 km of the campus. 
Find out more information about campus location and facilities from our websites below;


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Housing Support for International Students

Ritsumeikan University has off-campus student dormitories located with easy access to the KINUGASA Campus. Priority is given to students who have little or no previous experience of living in Japan.


International House Taishogun, Ritsumeikan University

International House Taishogun, Ritsumeikan University

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