In order to promote academic and cultural exchange with universities/institutions abroad, Kanagawa University is proactively engaged in establishing agreements with other universities or with faculties/graduate schools/institutes within them.

Currently, Kanagawa University is conducting active exchange with the below 103 partner institutions and 13 other partner program institutions in 29 countries abroad.

Currently, student exchange is being conducted with 78 partner institutions.

The regional breakdown of partner institutions (institutions with student exchange) is as follows:

Asia 52 (35)

Oceania 3 (3)

North America 11 (7)

Central and South America 5 (5)

Europe 30 (27)

Near and Middle East 1 (1)

Africa 1 (0)

Partner Institutions
Partner Institutions...Universities/institutions with which Kanagawa University is conducting academic and student exchange.
Other Partner Program Institutions
Other Partner Program Institutions...Universities where Kanagawa University is sending its students for language programs etc.

※Exchange Type Key
A=Academic Exchange / S=Student Exchange / D=Dispatched Study Abroad
L=Language Program / F=Faculty-level Program

Asia

China

  • Beijing Normal University

    Beijing Normal University

    Date of Agreement
    1 October 2010
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    Faculty of Foreign Languages
    Extra Info
    The KU Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials and BNU Institute for Folklore and Cultural Anthropology signed an agreement on January 15, 2009.
    The KU Faculty of Foreign Languages along with the Graduate School of Foreign Languages and the BNU College of Chinese Language and Culture signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Student Exchange on 12 November, 2010
    mapdata
    China
    39.961455,116.369282
  • City University of Hong Kong

    City University of Hong Kong

    Date of Agreement
    28 March 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    22.338841,114.172937
  • Dalian University of Foreign Languages

    Dalian University of Foreign Languages

    Date of Agreement
    10 March 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    38.809188,121.310202
  • Dongbei University of Finance and Economics

    Dongbei University of Finance and Economics

    Date of Agreement
    17 October 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    38.876401,121.549895
  •  East China Normal University

    East China Normal University

    Date of Agreement
    25 October 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    The KU Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials and ECNU Intangible Cultural Heritage Research and Protection Center (former Research Institute of Chinese Folk Customs Protection and Development) signed an agreement on 3 December 2008
    mapdata
    China
    31.229184,121.404569
  • Fudan University

    Fudan University

    Date of Agreement
    03 September 2009
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    31.298498,121.50148
  • Guangdong University of Foreign Studies

    Guangdong University of Foreign Studies

    Date of Agreement
    06 January 2015
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    23.200358,113.289296
  • Inner Mongolia University

    Inner Mongolia University

    Date of Agreement
    29 March 2013
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    40.813306,111.689542
  • Liaoning Normal University

    Liaoning Normal University

    Date of Agreement
    02 March 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    38.918374, 121.562693
  • Liaoning University

    Liaoning University

    Date of Agreement
    01 August 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    41.926739,123.386757
  • Nanjing University

    Nanjing University

    Date of Agreement
    15 October 2015
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    32.0568391,118.7788234
  • North China University of Technology

    North China University of Technologya

    Date of Agreement
    14 August 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    39.930589,116.207137
  • Institute of Maritime Culture Studies, Ocean University of China

    Institute of Maritime Culture Studies, Ocean University of China

    Date of Agreement
    24 November 2009
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies
    mapdata
    China
    36.061215,120.335223
  • Department of History, Peking University

    Department of History, Peking University

    Date of Agreement
    29 June 2012
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    Faculty of Foreign Languages, Graduate School of Foreign Languages and Graduate School of History and Folklore Studies
    mapdata
    China
    39.991782,116.3073832
  • Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences

    Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences

    Date of Agreement
    28 October 2017
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials
    mapdata
    China
    31.172133, 121.423316
  • Shanghai Normal University

    Shanghai Normal University

    Date of Agreement
    18 March 2009
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    31.159674,121.414283
  • Shanghai Ocean University

    Shanghai Ocean University

    Date of Agreement
    20 November 2009
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies
    mapdata
    China
    30.883857,121.897160
  • Shenzhen University

    Shenzhen University

    Date of Agreement
    04 September 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    22.532893, 113.933009
  • Sun Yat-sen University

    Sun Yat-sen University

    Date of Agreement
    02 May 2014
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    "KU exchange students are sent to the School of Foreign Languages, the Department of Chinese and the Department of History of SYSU.
    The KU Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials and SYSU Institute of Chinese Intangible Cultural Heritage signed an agreement on October 14, 2008
    mapdata
    China
    23.098166,113.299204
  • Tongji University

    Tongji University

    Date of Agreement
    08 November 1982
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    31.282627,121.506042
  • School of Social Sciences (formerly School of Humanities and Social Sciences), Tsinghua University

    School of Social Sciences (formerly School of Humanities and Social Sciences), Tsinghua University

    Date of Agreement
    04 August 2010
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    Faculty of Foreign Languages
    mapdata
    China
    39.998958,116.324698
  • University of Science and Technology Beijing

    University of Science and Technology Beijing

    Date of Agreement
    08 June 1982
    Exchange Type
    A S L
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    39.990249,116.357097
  • Wuhan University of Technology

    Wuhan University of Technology

    Date of Agreement
    08 November 1982
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    30.610749, 114.356478
  • Xiamen University

    Xiamen University

    Date of Agreement
    13 December 2014
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    24.437334,118.098332
  • School of Japanese Language and Culture, Zhejiang Gongshang University

    School of Japanese Language and Culture, Zhejiang Gongshang University

    Date of Agreement
    30 December 2008
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials
    mapdata
    China
    30.285378,120.133097
  • China Marine Culture Research Center, Zhejiang Ocean University

    China Marine Culture Research Center, Zhejiang Ocean University

    Date of Agreement
    25 May 2016
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies
    mapdata
    China
    30.034687,122.114400
  • Astrakhan State University

    Zhejiang University

    Date of Agreement
    26 February 1991
    Exchange Type
    A D
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    China
    30.263949,120.123283

Korea

  • Institute of Korean Cultural Heritage, Chung-Ang University

    Institute of Korean Cultural Heritage, Chung-Ang University

    Date of Agreement
    14 July 2012
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.504083,126.956702
  • Dongseo University

    Dongseo University

    Date of Agreement
    17 April 2012
    Exchange Type
    A S F
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    Student exchange was conducted between the Kanagawa University Faculty and Graduate School of Business Administration and the Dongseo University Division of Business Administration and Busan-Fukuoka Cross-Border Graduate School of Business Administration but as of 19 October, 2016, student exchange is now conducted university-wide in both universities.
    mapdata
    Korea
    35.143960,129.010561
  • Hongik University

    Hongik University

    Date of Agreement
    25 April 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S F
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.551739,126.926126
  • Institute of East Asian Culture, Hanyang University

    Institute of East Asian Culture, Hanyang University

    Date of Agreement
    16 December 2011
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.555941,127.045382
  • Incheon National University

    Incheon National University

    Date of Agreement
    9 January 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.3750804,126.6326772,21
  • Konkuk University

    Konkuk University

    Date of Agreement
    01 March 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S L
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.544178,127.075322
  • Kyungnam University

    Kyungnam University

    Date of Agreement
    23 February 1993
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Korea
    35.180349,128.553385
  • Institute of Youngnam Culture, Kyungpook National University

    Institute of Youngnam Culture, Kyungpook National University

    Date of Agreement
    28 December 2009
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies
    mapdata
    Korea
    35.888807,128.610279
  • Mokpo National University

    Mokpo National University

    Date of Agreement
    27 March 2015
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    The KU Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies and MNU Institute of Island and Ocean Culture signed an agreement on April 1, 2011
    mapdata
    Korea
    34.910081,126.436140
  • Maritime Culture Research Center, Pukyong National University

    Maritime Culture Research Center, Pukyong National University

    Date of Agreement
    25 December 2009
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture/ International Center for Folk Culture Studies
    mapdata
    Korea
    35.133562,129.104115
  • Sungkyungwan University

    Sungkyunkwan University

    Date of Agreement
    18 October 2002
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Korea
    37.588228,126.993603

Malaysia

  • AIMST University

    AIMST University

    Date of Agreement
    15 May 2014
    Exchange Type
    A F
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Malaysia
    5.717485,100.481604
  • Multimedia University

    Multimedia University

    Date of Agreement
    30 August 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Malaysia
    2.9272764,101.6245755
  • University of Malaya(Universiti Malaya)

    University of Malaya (Universiti Malaya)

    Date of Agreement
    22 August 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Malaysia
    3.120106, 101.654549
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia

    Universiti Putra Malaysia

    Date of Agreement
    13 October 2015
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Malaysia
    2.9916914,101.6812711

Sri Lanka

  • University of Ruhuna

    University of Ruhuna

    Date of Agreement
    07 April 2008
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science
    mapdata
    Sri Lanka
    5.93897,80.576482

Taiwan

  • National Cheng Kung University

    National Cheng Kung University

    Date of Agreement
    09 December 2014
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Taiwan
    23.002181,120.218986
  • National Taiwan Normal University

    National Taiwan Normal University

    Date of Agreement
    11 March 2013
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Taiwan
    25.026331,121.527391
  • National Taiwan University

    National Taiwan University

    Date of Agreement
    12 April 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S L
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    An agreement was signed between the Departments of Chemistry of both universities on March 3, 2005
    mapdata
    Taiwan
    25.0173405,121.5392046
  • National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

    National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

    Date of Agreement
    24 January 2005
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    Student exchange is conducted between the KU Faculty and Graduate School of Engineering and the NTUST College of Design
    mapdata
    Taiwan
    25.0130679,121.5415147
  • Providence University

    Providence University

    Date of Agreement
    15 January 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Taiwan
    24.226771,120.579316

Thailand

  • Mahidol University

    Mahidol University

    Date of Agreement
    24 January 1983
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Thailand
    13.764383,100.525683
  • Rangsit University

    Rangsit University

    Date of Agreement
    23 March 2017
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Thailand
    13.965255, 100.586996
  • Thammasat University

    Thammasat University

    Date of Agreement
    27 January 1983
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    Memorandum of Understanding was re-signed on August 22, 2012
    mapdata
    Thailand
    13.7567853,100.4906371

Vietnam

Oceania

Australia

  • Central Queensland University

    Central Queensland University

    Date of Agreement
    03 November 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Australia
    -23.324327, 150.518546
  • University of Tasmania

    University of Tasmania

    Date of Agreement
    01 May 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S L F
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Australia
    -42.9035119,147.3265023

New Zealand

North America

Canada

USA

Central and South America

Brazil

  • University of São Paulo

    University of São Paulo

    Date of Agreement
    26 September 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    Extra Info
    KU exchange students are sent to the USP School of Philosophy, Literature and Human Sciences
    An agreement between the Center of Japanese Studies and the KU Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials was signed on January 22, 2009
    mapdata
    Brazil
    -23.5613991,-46.7309259

Mexico

Europe

Austria

Belgium

Denmark

Estonia

  • University of Tartu

    University of Tartu

    Date of Agreement
    25 November 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Estonia
    58.381085, 26.719870

Finland

France

  • Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture de Montpellier

    Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture de Montpellier

    Date of Agreement
    13 March 2013
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    Faculty of Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering
    mapdata
    France
    43.636483,3.8568043
  • Ecole pratique des hautes études

    Ecole pratique des hautes études

    Date of Agreement
    27 April 2010
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    Research Center for Nonwritten Cultural Materials
    Extra Info
    Photograph courtesy of Mr. Frederic MAGDA (EPHE Multimedia Office)
    mapdata
    France
    48.8310755,2.3400692
  • Jean Moulin University Lyon III

    Jean Moulin University Lyon Ⅲ

    Date of Agreement
    12 April 2013
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    France
    45.748287,4.860061
  • University of Paris 13

    University of Paris 13

    Date of Agreement
    07 September 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    France
    48.938973,2.354878

Germany

Italy

Latvia

  • University of Latvia

    University of Latvia

    Date of Agreement
    29 December 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Latvia
    56.9508098,24.1161764,21

Lithuania

  • ALYTAUS KOLEGIJA University of Applied Sciences

    ALYTAUS KOLEGIJA University of Applied Sciences

    Date of Agreement
    18 April 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Lithuania
    54.400118, 24.067403
  • Mykolas Romeris University

    Mykolas Romeris University

    Date of Agreement
    22 September 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Lithuania
    54.733888,25.258886
  • Vilnius University

    Vilnius University

    Date of Agreement
    28 November 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Lithuania
    54.682571, 25.287641

Russia

  • Astrakhan State University

    Astrakhan State University

    Date of Agreement
    01 April 2011
    Exchange Type
    A S L
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Russia
    46.377268,48.053453
  • Buryat State University

    Buryat State University

    Date of Agreement
    19 September 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Russia
    51.834047, 107.579914

Spain

  • Catholic University of Valencia

    Catholic University of Valencia

    Date of Agreement
    16 February 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    39.470317,-0.379844
  • University of Alcalá

    University of Alcalá

    Date of Agreement
    23 December 2014
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    40.482478,-3.362867
  • University of Extremadura

    University of Extremadura

    Date of Agreement
    07 September 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    38.883415,-7.005281
  • University of Salamanca

    University of Salamanca

    Date of Agreement
    28 November 1987
    Exchange Type
    A S L
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    40.964639,-5.675331
  • Jaume I University

    Jaume I University

    Date of Agreement
    23 February 2015
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    39.994007,-0.069995
  • University of the Basque Country

    University of the Basque Country

    Date of Agreement
    17 May 2017
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Spain
    43.330945, -2.967877

Switzerland

UK

Near and Middle East

Turkey

  • Ankara University

    Ankara University

    Date of Agreement
    18 February 2016
    Exchange Type
    A S
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Turkey
    39.9348801,32.6932413

Africa

Ethiopia

  • Mekelle University

    Mekelle University

    Date of Agreement
    16 March 2017
    Exchange Type
    A
    Agreement Base
    University-wide
    mapdata
    Ethiopia
    13.480997, 39.486401

Other Partner Program Institutions