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【School of Japan Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies】

The admission information for our 2021 program (commencing in April 2021) is now available on our website! Scholarship information is also included.

Please refer to the following website.

<Application Period> August 31-September 11, 2020
<Announcement of the First Screening Result> October 9, 2020
<Second Screening> Middle-late October, 2020
<Announcement of the Admission Decisions> November 25, 2020
<Entrance Procedure> Late March-early April, 2021

We look forward to your application!

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What is the School of Japan Studies?

The School of Japan Studies offers the opportunity to study and discover Japan comprehensively and from international perspectives. Sharing information and learning together with Japanese and international students makes this course unique. Students can learn and design innovative problem-solving ideas for diversified and expanding needs in Japan and world.

The School of Japan Studies welcomes those who desire to study Japan from an international perspective so as to become global leaders with a deep understanding of Japan, or who seek to contribute to the advancement of multilingual and multicultural societies in Japan and elsewhere.
Future career opportunities are to be found in global corporations, Japanese companies seeking to expand globally, municipal, national, and international organizations, as well as in interpreting and translation, tourism and transport, publishing, media-related corporations, educational and research institutions involved in teaching Japanese language and culture, and as a teacher of the Japanese language in junior and senior high schools. Students may also elect to continue their studies at graduate school with the objective of pursuing careers in research.

April 2021 Admission Information. Entrance Examination by High School Recommendation for School of Japan Studies outline.

Admission Date: 1st April, 2021
Study Period: April 2021 – March 2025
Graduation Requirements: 125 Course units (including a graduation thesis)
Language of Instruction: English and Japanese
Intake: 10 Students
Degree Granted: Bachelor of Arts (Language and Area Studies)

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