Kwansei Gakuin University (KGU), Japan, received a subsidy from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), "Re-Inventing Japan Project" from AY 2011 to 2015, to establish a Canada-Japan collaborative education project - a "Cross-Cultural College (CCC)" in collaboration with Mount Allison University, Queen's University, and the University of Toronto. Although the government funding has ended, KGU will continue to run the CCC programs after AY 2015 and will hold programs in both countries. Furthermore, starting from the Summer Program 2016, the CCC program will be opened to students from KGU's other partner institutions as well.
The objectives of the Cross-Cultural College:
to educate the leaders of the future, who possess