Academic Year

Academic Year Calendar

Spring Semester

April Start of Academic Year (Start of Spring Semester)
Entrance Ceremony
Entrance Ceremony
Orientation for new students
Classes begin
Course Registration Period
Showa Day. Classes held
May Constitution Day
Public Holiday
July Classes held.
Last day of classes for Spring semester
Spring Semester Exams
August Summer holiday period
Makeup Exams
September Course Guidance for Returning Students
Graduation Ceremony (Commencement Ceremony)

Autumn Semester

September Course registration period
Autumn semester classes begin
Autumn Equinox. Classes held
Course registration confirmation deadline
October Sports Day. Classes held
November Koyama Festival(School festival)
December Emperor’s birthday; classes held
Last day of classes before winter holiday
Winter Holidays
January Classes restart
Last day of classes for Autumn semester
Autumn semester exams
February Makeup Exams
March Graduation Ceremony (Commencement Ceremony)
Course Guidance for Returning Students
End of Academic Year (End of Autumn Semester)