October 22, 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

Study Abroad in Japan - All Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Youth For Understanding (YFU): YFU Programs in Japan
Youth For Understanding (YFU): YFU Programs in Japan
Hirakata, Japan: Kobe, Japan: Tokushima, Japan plus 28 other locations

A YFU exchange program is the learning adventure of a lifetime. YFU is a homestay experience where you will live with a carefully selected host family who has agreed to op...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Youngstown State University: Doing Business in Japan, Hosted by the Asia Institute
Youngstown State University: Doing Business in Japan, Hosted by the Asia Institute

This program is hosted by the Asia Institute. Over the past ten years, the Asia Institute has become a leading host partner for many educational institutions supporting sh...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Yamasa Institute: Okazaki City - Japanese Language School Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Yamasa Institute: Okazaki City - Japanese Language School Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Located between Tokyo & Osaka, Okazaki City played a key role in Japan's history, relatively is low co...

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Study Abroad Reviews for WSU Faculty-Led Japan: English Language Teaching and Learning in Japan
WSU Faculty-Led Japan: English Language Teaching and Learning in Japan

Nishinomiya, Japan is an ideal location for learning how to teach English as a second language and discovering the wonders of Japanese culture.  Nishinomiya, a city locate...

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Study Abroad Reviews for WMU: Rikkyo University
WMU: Rikkyo University

Rikkyo is one of the oldest and most highly respected private universities in Japan, founded in 1874 by the Rt. Rev. Channing Moore Williams, a missionary bishop of the Am...

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Study Abroad Reviews for WMU: Religion and Culture in Japan (Faculty-Led)
WMU: Religion and Culture in Japan (Faculty-Led)

The program offers students the opportunity to experience the rich religious and cultural life of Japan. Students will visit temples, shrines, lay Buddhist movements and m...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Western Washington University: Traveling - Art History in Japan
Western Washington University: Traveling - Art History in Japan

Western’s joint Art and Art History program in Japan is an occasion for students to immerse themselves in the study of Japanese culture. Not only do they learn a lot about...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Waseda University: Waseda & Tokyo - Summer Sessions
Waseda University: Waseda & Tokyo - Summer Sessions

Founded in 1882 at the heart of Tokyo, WASEDA University is recognized as one of the most international universities in Japan. Waseda started a four-week summer session at...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Waseda University: Tokyo - Short-term Japanese Summer Program
Waseda University: Tokyo - Short-term Japanese Summer Program

Short-term Japanese Program is organized and run by the center for Japanese Language Waseda University. The goal of this 3week or 6week program is to cultivate students’ o...

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Study Abroad Reviews for Waseda University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Waseda University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

With over 5000 partner universities worldwide, Wasweda university is at the forefront of study abroad educ...

4.3

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Wakuwaku Japanese Language and Culture School: Hita - Direct Enrollment
Wakuwaku Japanese Language and Culture School: Hita - Direct Enrollment

Wakuwaku is for professional short-term study. Programs start every two weeks and are intended for students who like to travel, but don’t have enough time for long-term st...

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