Seian University of Art and Design

Seian University of Art and Design was inaugurated in the year 1993 at the city of Otsu, Shiga. It is one of the Private higher leading liberal arts and design institution among others institutions of Japan. It has five departments and nineteen course of study which are so beneficial for all the students to boost up their career in their interested arts & design fields.  Well managerial classroom, well equipped resources, scholarship, affordable fee structure, self study library and extracurricular activities are the integral parts of the University. The students’ graduates from this University are able to compete with other talent through their own innovative ideas, knowledge and skills. It welcomes number of students from different corners of world with equal opportunities to both boys & girls.

Seian University of Art and Design offers number of courses under the different departments which are listed below:

  1. Integrated Studies Department:
  • Design Production Course
  1. Illustration Department:
  • Illustration Course
  • Illustration Art Course
  • Digital Illustration Course
  • Comic and Picture Book Course
  • Animation Course
  • 3DCG Course
  • Figure and Toy Course
  • Landscape Illustration Course
  • Scientific Illustration Course
  1. Fine Arts Department:
  • Japanese-style Painting Course
  • Painting Course
  • Contemporary Art Course
  1. Media Design Department:
  • Photography Course
  • Graphic Design Course
  • Video and Film Course
  1. Spatial Design Department:
  • Costume Design Course
  • Product Design Course
  • Living Space Design Course

International students are eligible to apply in this University if they follow these procedures at the time of admission. The procedures which should be following by all the international students are as follows:

  • Application should be given through online and show all the necessary documents too.
  • All the academic reports from high school to college must submit.
  • Immigration documents and citizenship certificate are required for all the international students while applying in this University.
  • Financial statement verified by the bank is required to afford the cost of University.
  • Every international student must know Japanese language more efficiently.

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Seian University of Art and Design,

4-3-1 Oginosato-higashi,


Shiga 520-0248,