November 26, 2020
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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.

To learn more about Japan, Visit the Official Japanese National Tourism Organization, providing free advice and information to Travelers

Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Tokyo 454 reviews
2. Kobe 154 reviews
3. Kyoto 91 reviews
4. Hirakata 86 reviews
5. Traveling in Japan 66 reviews
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Study Abroad in Japan - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for University of Illinois Springfield: Ashikaga - Japanese Language and Culture, June
University of Illinois Springfield: Ashikaga - Japanese Language and Culture, June

The daily schedule in Ashikaga will include instruction in Japanese language and culture on the campus of the Ashikaga Institute of Technology (AIT), UIS’ sister universit...

4.7

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Quinnipiac University: Asia – Business in South Korea and Japan, Hosted by the Asia Institute
Quinnipiac University: Asia – Business in South Korea and Japan, Hosted by the Asia Institute

Quinnipiac University’s students will learn from leading company visits in Thailand and Hong Kong and have a better understanding of doing business in Asia by meeting and ...

4.7

3 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 stu...

4.7

13 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Summer in Japan
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Summer in Japan

Japan is a land of endless contrasts and extremes where you will have the opportunity to explore a unique, refreshing, and incredibly exciting side of the world. There is ...

4.6

4 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

20 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of Pittsburgh: Global Research Practicum in Asia, Hosted by the Asia Institute
University of Pittsburgh: Global Research Practicum in Asia, Hosted by the Asia Institute

The Katz Global Research Practicum (GRP)  is a three-credit course that provides graduate students with a business-focused study abroad experience. Offered in the spring t...

4.6

8 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 sophis...

4.5

12 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Hirakata - Exchange Program at Kansai Gaidai University
ISEP Exchange: Hirakata - Exchange Program at Kansai Gaidai University

Students that attend Kansai Gaidai become part of the dynamic international student body on campus. This university offers a unique opportunity for students to learn about...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Konan University: Kobe - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Konan University: Kobe - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Interested students who are registered at universities not affiliated with Konan University may apply for admission to the university through normal academic procedures. I...

4.5

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Kyoto University: Kyoto - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Kyoto University: Kyoto - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Kyoto University, or Kyodai is a national university located in Kyoto, Japan. It is the second oldest Japanese university, one of the highest ranked universities in Asia a...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Sophia University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Sophia University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Sophia University is a private Jesuit research university in Japan, with its main campus located near Yotsuya station, in an area of Tokyo's Chiyoda Ward....

4.5

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Kwansei Gakuin University: Nishinomiya - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Kwansei Gakuin University: Nishinomiya - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Kwansei Gakuin University, colloquially abbreviated to Kangaku, is a non-denominational Christian private and coeducational university located in Nishinomiya, Sanda, Osaka...

4.5

2 reviews