Apply for credit-bearing academic courses offered by leading universities across the Pacific Rim at VSE Season 1, 2022-23!

We are now accepting applications for VSE (Virtual Student Exchange) program offered by APRU (Association of Pacific Rim Universities) this autumn semester.

Program Overview

Participating Universities Please refer to the APRU VSE website
Program Duration Season 1: offers regular-term courses with starting dates from July to December

Season 2: offers regular-term courses with starting dates from January to June

Season 3: offers intensive, short-term courses between May and August
Eligibility Undergraduate students currently studying at Tohoku University.
Language Requirements The majority of academic courses offered through the VSE are taught in English. However, some courses on offer are taught in other languages. The language of instruction of a course can be found on the course details page of each course offering university.
Fees No additional fees are required to take VSE courses. Pay your regular tuition to Tohoku University only. Any additional fees, if required, will be detailed under each course or program.

How to Apply