Name of the University: Hosei University
Program Name: IGESS (Institute for Global Economics and Social Sciences)

Type of Degree:
Major Field:
Economics (Economics, Japan and the Global Economy, Area Studies, Business Communication)
Application Period:
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Period of Enrollment: September
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Program Overview:

-Studying in small classes on 2 campuses.
The Faculty of Economics is large, but you will study in a small group of students in IGESS classes. In addition, you will spend time at both the Ichigaya and Tama campuses.

-Studying Economics
IGESS offers bachelor’s degrees in Economics (B.A. in Economics) to support the development of globally-minded experts toward the formation of a sustainable society. You will study primarily global economics and write an honors thesis.

-Enrichment of Liberal Arts and Japanese Language Education
In the IGESS curriculum, you will be able to study liberal arts widely as part of your general education courses. You will have many opportunities to learn Japanese not only during the first three semesters but also throughout the following five semesters.