Univ. of Tokyo studying autumn start for classes with spring enrollment
News On Japan via Yomiuri -- Oct 25
The University of Tokyo, which is considering shifting enrollment for its undergraduate programs from April to autumn, is studying the introduction of a term schedule in which classes would start in autumn, but spring enrollment would continue, it has been learned.
If a consensus is reached within the university, the school will aim to implement the new schedule for freshmen who enroll in the 2014 academic year.
The new schedule was devised taking into consideration the views of those faculty members who oppose a complete shift to autumn enrollment.
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