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[Netherlands] HKU University of the Arts Utrecht (HKU), Games and Interaction Course

HKU University of the Arts Utrecht (HKU)
[Dutch] Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht (HKU) 

2015 Exchange Agreement Signing Department: Games and Interaction Course 
Previous Exchange Agreement signed in 2008: Faculty of Art, Media & Technology 

The University of Arts Utrecht is a higher education institution specializing in art and design located in the province of Utrecht, the Netherlands. The Games and Interaction course, with which the Faculty of Design has an exchange partnership, offers a project-based education where you can learn hands-on game and application design in teams with companies, government, teachers, and students. Please contact us for more information about studying in graphic design, product design and animation courses. 

Updated October 2020 

Name of University and DepartmentHKU Games & Interaction,
HKU University of the Arts Utrecht
(HKU)
Department Available for Student ExchangeHKU GAMES & INTERACTION
※Games and Interaction at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht accepts exchange students in the spring semester of the second year.
※Main instruction language is Dutch, exchange students will be supervised in English.
Exchange ProgramsIn general exchange possibilities are available in the 2nd and 3rd year of the study program. Available courses are outlined by school.
※(2017) Game and Interaction Exchange Program (English) starts in September.
Semester/Academic Calendar
1st semester
the first week of September – end of January
Nomination(Deadline)Required
(One week prior to the application deadline.)
Application Deadline
for Host University(Partner University)
15 March- 15 April
Application Deadline
at Home University(School of Design, Kyushu University)
15 March
Semester/Academic Calendar
2nd semester
the first week of February – end of June
Nomination(Deadline)Required(One week prior to the application deadline.)
Application Deadline
for Host University(Partner University)
15 August- 1 October
Application Deadline
at Home University(School of Design, Kyushu University)

*No English program offered in 2ndsemester
Application ProcedureApply via email to Professor Matsuguma.
(kuma@design.kyushu-u.ac.jp)
Language Proficiency(English)
RemarksThe English program for exchange students is only available in the first semester. The second semester is in Dutch.
Number of Exchange Students4
Department and Professors in Charge(Professors with “(*)” is primary in charge)<Department of Content and Creative Design>
-(*)Professor MATSUGUMA Hiroyuki
-Professor USHIAMA Taketoshi

<Department of Design Strategy>
-(*)Professor HIRAI Yasuyuki
E-mail of Professors(@design.)– Prof. MATSUGUMA : kuma@
-Prof. USHIAMA : ushiama@
-Prof. HIRAI : hirai@