To Foreign Students Considering Studying in Showa Women's University. JAPAN STUDY SUPPORT is a website jointly operated by The Asian Students Cultural Association and Benesse Corporation. It provides information about studying in Japan.
The website also provides detailed information about Showa Women's University and its faculties of Humanities and Culture, Global Business, International Studies, Life and Environmental Sciences, and Humanities and Social Sciences. Take full advantage of the site to learn everything you would like to know about Showa Women's University.
In addition, information for about 1,300 universities, graduate schools, two-year colleges, and vocational schools that accept foreign students is also posted.
Tokyo / Private
• Center for International Exchange
This center supports the daily lives of international students. Students can freely consult the center on matters such as their status of residence (visa), daily life matters, and obtain other information.
• Class Advisers
All students are assigned Class Advisers for their classes and seminars. The advisers in each class provide support for studies, student life, career development, and social activities.
• Japanese Language Study
In the Japanese Language course for international students, a wide range of classes cover basics such as writing in Japanese, reading newspaper articles, and using correct pronunciation, up through advanced studies for writing reports and using business-level Japanese. In Japanese Skills classes, Japanese language tutors provide support to international students with the goal of improving each students' Japanese language skills.
• English Language Study
The full range of our English language study curriculum and study abroad programs provide students with the practical English skills required in today's global society. Placement tests, support from English study advisers, and major courses taught in English provide numerous opportunities for students to improve their English skills.
• Writing Support Center
The center offers advice and consultations for students writing reports and theses, as well as for resumes and cover sheets for their job-hunting activities.
• Tuition reduction support for privately-funded international students
This program for international students reduces their tuition by up to 30%.
• International Student Support Scholarship
Students that have a grade average of 75 or higher and an attendance rate of 85% or more are eligible to be provided with scholarships of 20,000 yen or 30,000 yen per month.
(Excludes students receiving other government scholarships or private scholarships.)
Check here for details →http://cie.swu.ac.jp/english/prospective/support/
This program allows students who wish to enroll in the university's Graduate or Undergraduate programs to audit courses for credit. The period for this program is 6 months or 1 year. Students who require a period of preparation before taking the entrance examination are encouraged to use this program.
Check here for details →http://cie.swu.ac.jp/english/prospective/exam/