August 25, 2019
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Study Abroad in Japan

Japan is a country in East Asia made up of over 3,000 islands along the Pacific coast. Approximately 5,500 American students will study abroad in Japan each year making it one of the more popular study abroad destinations. Japan has the highest life expectancy in the world, and the third lowest infant mortality rate and a very advanced economy, further reasons to consider Japan for study abroad.

Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Tokyo 427 reviews
2. Kobe 144 reviews
3. Kyoto 91 reviews
4. Hirakata 83 reviews
5. Nagoya 62 reviews
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Study Abroad in Japan - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for KCP International Japanese Language School: Tokyo - Intensive Japanese Language Immersion
KCP International Japanese Language School: Tokyo - Intensive Japanese Language Immersion

KCP International Japanese Language School is recognized as a leader in Japanese language education. It is well known for its Japanese language and cultural immersion in T...

4.8

16 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Illinois: Illinois Year-in-Japan Program
University of Illinois: Illinois Year-in-Japan Program

The Year-in-Japan program offers advanced undergraduates the opportunity to spend a fall or spring semester or an academic year developing Japaneses language skills and ex...

4.9

9 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Tokyo
Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Tokyo

Once a small fishing village, Tokyo is now a major international capital of culture, economy and politics....

3.4

41 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)
KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)

The KIIS summer program in Japan offers students an opportunity to discover one of the world’s most sophisticated and dynamic nations. A sublime blend of tradition and tec...

4.6

16 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IES Abroad: Tokyo - Language & Culture
IES Abroad: Tokyo - Language & Culture

Tea ceremony, calligraphy, music, dance, and martial arts—Japan is a medley of culture, old and new, that you can explore during your time in Tokyo. Live and learn in this...

4.6

22 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Semester at Sea Study Abroad: Make the World Your Campus
Kobe, Japan: Gdansk, Poland: Taipei, Taiwan plus 26 other locations
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Semester at Sea is the only study abroad program of its kind in the world. Using a ship as our floating campus, Semester at Sea's around-the-world and regional itineraries...

4.9

12 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Kansai Gaidai University: Hirakata - Asian Studies Program
Kansai Gaidai University: Hirakata - Asian Studies Program

Established in 1972, the Asian Studies Program today annually welcomes over 600 competitively selected students who represent about 40 countries and regions.Japanese langu...

4.7

13 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CET Japan
CET Japan

Ready for Japanese learning in everything? Enroll in an intensive language class. Live in a furnished Japanese share house with local roommates. Take on out-of-class proje...

4.3

10 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Tokyo - Arts and Sciences
CIEE: Tokyo - Arts and Sciences

Tokyo, the economic, technical, and political hub of Japan, is one of the world’s most vibrant and fascinating capitals – a delight for fashionistas and gastronomes. Furth...

4.2

13 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Columbia University: Kyoto - Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies / KCJS
Columbia University: Kyoto - Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies / KCJS

The Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies is a two-semester academic program for undergraduates who wish to do advanced work in Japanese language and Japanese studies. The...

4.5

7 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for The Intern Group: Tokyo Internship Placement Program
The Intern Group: Tokyo Internship Placement Program

We offer successful applicants a leading internship in the career field of their choice in Tokyo. The Tokyo Internship program includes accommodation, trips, insider tips,...

4.8

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for The GREEN Program: Japan - Disaster Mitigation and Nuclear to Renewable Transitions
The GREEN Program: Japan - Disaster Mitigation and Nuclear to Renewable Transitions

Fukushima, Japan was hit by Tōhoku's 9.0 magnitude earthquake in addition to a massive tsunami with waves more than 10 meters high. As a result, the Fukushima Daiichi Nucl...

4.8

6 reviews