The MassArt International Exchange Programs are full immersion programs at one of our reciprocal exchange partner host institutions. Students enroll directly in the host institution abroad but pay MassArt tuition and fees. Most forms of financial aid apply, but it is important to check with the financial aid office for more information. Be sure to visit our website for more information on the steps to study abroad.
Osaka Seikei University is located in northeast Osaka, a Japanese city famous for its okonomiyaki cuisine, Osaka Castle, and busy shopping districts. Just a short train ride away from bustling Umeda, one of Osaka’s two main transit and commercial hubs, Seikei University is situated in a rainy subtropical region of Japan.
Statement of Purpose • Portfolio • Official Transcript • Letter of Recommendation • Copy of Passport • Application for Certificate of Eligibility • 2 Passport-sized Photos
*Please note: For spring applicants, a IEC Semester Away Learning Agreement has been submitted to the IEC by October 1st to be considered for this program. Dates and deadlines are subject to change. Do not purchase plane tickets or book accommodation until acceptance and program dates have been confirmed by the away school.
Programs Accepting Exchanges:
Costs to Consider:
In addition to paying MassArt tuition and fees, you should consider the additional costs of studying abroad. You are responsible for purchasing plane tickets, housing, health and travel insurance, food, additional local travel and personal expenses. It may be against visa regulations in your study abroad country for you to work. If you are allowed to work, it may be difficult to to find short-term employment. Be prepared!
Price Estimate of basic goods in Osaka
This is accurate as of March 30th 2016 according to the host institution. Be aware that details can change at any time and it's best to get details from the host institution.