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 Akita International University: Akita (Intensive Japanese Summer Program) - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Akita International University: Akita (Intensive Japanese Summer Program) - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Our Summer Program is a six-week, six-credit, intensive Japanese language program designed for highly motivated undergraduate students around the world. Participants can t...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Purdue University: China, Japan - Introduction to Global Engineering, Innovation, Trends; Hosted by the Asia Institute
Purdue University: China, Japan - Introduction to Global Engineering, Innovation, Trends; Hosted by the Asia Institute

Students will be inspired to develop a global mindset by personally experiencing the impact of globalization on consumer trends, product design, and workplace teamwork, wi...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for La Roche College: Japan - Exploring Cultural Geographies, Hosted by the Asia Institute
La Roche College: Japan - Exploring Cultural Geographies, Hosted by the Asia Institute

This program enables students to immerse themselves in authentic Japanese culture, for example learning Kendo, engaging and meeting with local university students, as well...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Broward: Japan & Singapore - Business Culture of Asia
Broward: Japan & Singapore - Business Culture of Asia

This summer study abroad trip to Japan and Singapore is offered for the benefit of the business students, who are interested in understanding the synergy among business, m...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CIEE: Tokyo - Summer Japanese Studies
CIEE: Tokyo - Summer Japanese Studies

Tokyo is known for its outstanding modern and avant-garde features but peppered throughout this mega-metropolis are hotspots of Japanese culture and tradition. Spend six w...

3.8

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Colorado State University: Art and Art History in Tokyo, Hosted by the Asia Institute
Colorado State University: Art and Art History in Tokyo, Hosted by the Asia Institute

This summer CSU faculty-led program explores how the visual arts and architecture in Japan communicate through form in a given context by focusing on the question, “How do...

5.0

2 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 NRCSA: Fukuoka - Japanese Language School
NRCSA: Fukuoka - Japanese Language School

Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyushu, South-Western Japan. Its moderate climate, beautiful scenery and great location have made it popular with travelers worldwide. Fukuo...

5.0

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 Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University: Beppu - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University: Beppu - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, or APU, was founded in April 2000 as Japan’s first truly international university by the Ritsumeikan Trust, an educational academy wit...

1.0

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

Located in the southwestern part of Hokkaido, Sapporo is blessed with nature-rich land and has four distinct seasons. With a population of over 1.9 million, it is the fift...

5.0

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

The University has academic exchange agreements with over 200 universities worldwide.  Since 1995, students at our partner universities have been able to come to Tsukuba o...

5.0

1 review