For Exchange Students
This page shows information for our exchange students who are currently enrolling at Hitotsubashi. If you wish to apply to Hitotsubashi University as an exchange student, please check the information on this website: prospective international exchange students.
International Student Orientation Handouts
Handouts given in the International Student Orientation are available here for your reference.
Spring-Summer 2023 Course Registration
*Information on the course registration for Autumn-Winter 2023 will be posted by late July 2023.
Course Registration Period for Exchange Students
Course registration must be processed through the CELS during the designated course registration period.
Course registration period varies depending on the registered program, i.e., undergraduate or graduate. Please ensure to check your course registration period in the orientation schedule respectively.
Course Registration Guidelines
Course registration guidelines and courses which are not eligible for Exchange Students and MEXT Japanese Studies Students are listed in the "Course Registration Guidelines for Exchange Students and MEXT Japanese Studies Students (Pink Sheet)".
"Lottery Courses" (抽選科目)
For the academic year 2023, all undergraduate classes except for online courses will be subject to the web lottery.
Please ensure to check the online registration lottery period in the orientation schedule respectively.
Online Syllabus Service
Please refer to the online syllabus service "CELS" (open to public) for detailed course information.
If you have an active Hitotsubashi "Ikkyo" Network ID (*1), please log in from here.
|(*1) Hitotsubashi "Ikkyo" Network ID validity period:
Please note that you will not be able to log in to CELS or manaba once your enrollment period ends. If there are any documents, materials from your classes, or e-mails in your Hitotsubashi G-mail account on CELS and/or manaba that you wish to keep with you, please make sure to make a back up of them within this validity period (e‐mails in your Hitotsubashi G‐mail cannot be recovered). Additionally, your Hitotsubashi Network ID (Gmail service and 1284Wireless) will expire in 60 days after your official enrollment period is over (for those who leave after the Spring-Summer semester: middle/November, for those who leave after the Autumn-Winter semester: end/May).
Procedures before Returning Home
When the semester is over and your departure date is confirmed, please contact the Educational Affairs Division Section 4 (E-mail: edu-gs.g2 [at] ad.hit-u.ac.jp). Please complete all the necessary procedures before leaving.
Exchange students MUST inform the Educational Affairs Division of any temporary absences from Japan.
- For MEXT Scholarship Students
- For Privately Financed International Students
- For Exchange Students
- Procedures after entering Hitotsubashi University
- Request for a Certificate
- Information about Visas and Life in Japan
- Support Services for International Students