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Keio University, Tokyo, Japan Exchange

Keio University Exchange, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo’s Keio University has a proud history as Japan’s very first private institution of higher learning, which dates back to the formation of a school for Dutch studies in 1858 in Edo (now Tokyo) by founder Yukichi Fukuzawa. Since the school’s inception, the students of Keio have risen to the forefront of innovation in every imaginable academic field, emerging as social and economic leaders.
Tags: English Speaking, Exchange (for BU students only), Full Year Possible, Japanese Speaking, Spring, Tokyo
Focus: Art & Architecture, Business & Management, History, International Relations, Japanese Language, Political Science

National University of Singapore Exchange

National University of Singapore Exchange

The National University of Singapore (NUS) is considered one of the top ten universities in the Asia Pacific region—reflecting its position as Singapore’s premier university. A comprehensive university, it offers courses in all major disciplines, ranging from the sciences, engineering, and technology to law, humanities, medicine, computing, business, and social sciences. NUS has an undergraduate enrollment of 23,000 and a total student population of about 32,000 students.
Tags: English Speaking, Exchange (for BU students only), Fall, Full Year Possible, Singapore, Spring
Focus: Anthropology, Art & Architecture, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Science, Conflict Resolution, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Film & Television, Finance, Graphic Design, Health & Human Services, History, International Relations, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Management Policy, Marketing, Mathematics & Statistics, Middle East Studies, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Health, Public Health, Religious Studies, Science, Sociology, Theater Arts, Drama & Acting, Tourism, Writing

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Renmin University Exchange, Beijing, China

Renmin University is recognized as an important research institution in the humanities and social sciences in China. BU graduate students have the opportunity to study Chinese governance and foreign relations in English through Renmin University’s Contemporary China Studies Program (CCSP).
Tags: Beijing, English Speaking, Exchange (for BU students only), Fall, Graduate, Offers Graduate Credit, Spring
Focus: International Relations, Political Science

Shanghai Chinese Language and Culture Program

Shanghai Chinese Language & Culture Program

This program gives students at beginning levels of Chinese language study a chance to immerse themselves in Chinese culture.
Tags: Chinese Speaking, English Speaking, Fall, Full Year Possible, Shanghai, Spring, Undergraduate
Focus: Chinese Language