Osaka University has completed academic exchange agreements with a large number of universities in other countries and regions. In keeping with these agreements, Osaka University accepts exchange students from those universities under agreements that allow the students to take classes at Osaka University without paying any additional tuition fees. These academic exchange agreements have been concluded on the university-to-university
level and also on the school-to-school level.
University-to-university agreements allow regular students belonging to a university with such an agreement to take classes in any of Osaka University's schools, graduate schools, or research institutions.
Likewise, school-to-school agreements allow regular students belonging to a school or graduate school with an agreement with its counterpart at Osaka University to take classes in the school or graduate school having the agreement.