October 25, 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 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...

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

Hiroshima University, in the Japanese cities of Higashihiroshima and Hiroshima, was established 1949 by the merger of a number of national educational institutions....

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for University of the Ryukyus: Okinawa - Student Exchange Program or Japanese Studies Program
University of the Ryukyus: Okinawa - Student Exchange Program or Japanese Studies Program

The University of the Ryukyus Student Exchange Program (URSEP) is a special education program for students of foreign educational institutions that have concluded exchange...

5.0

3 reviews
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
Study Abroad Reviews for College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS): Tokyo - KCP International Language Institute
College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS): Tokyo - KCP International Language Institute

KCP offers two areas of study. The first, a total immersion Intensive Japanese Language Course (taught in Japanese), is the main focus of the KCP program. Special emphas...

5.0

1 review
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...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for UW-Platteville Education Abroad at the Nagasaki University of Foreign Studies (NUFS)
UW-Platteville Education Abroad at the Nagasaki University of Foreign Studies (NUFS)

UW-Platteville Education Abroad has been helping students from across the United States study at the Nagasaki University of Foreign Studies (NUFS) since 1995.  Since then,...

5.0

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

Tohoku University, abbreviated to Tohokudai, located in Sendai, Miyagi in the Tōhoku Region, Japan, is a Japanese national university. It is the third oldest Imperial Univ...

5.0

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

Reitaku University is a private university known as Reitaku in Kashiwa, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. The origin of Reitaku University is Moralogy School which was launched in ...

5.0

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

The Nagoya University Program for Academic Exchange (NUPACE) is a short-term student exchange program that was launched in 1996. Under this program, students enrolled at u...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for Brigham Young University: Traveling - Japan Study Abroad
Brigham Young University: Traveling - Japan Study Abroad

Most of Brigham Young University’s study abroad programs are available to non-BYU Provo students.  However, each student must be interviewed and cleared by his or her reli...

5.0

2 reviews