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

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Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Kyoto - Semester in Japan
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Kyoto - Semester in Japan

Once the capital of Japan, Kyoto has retained it’s position as the most important cultural city in the country, and it is home to an astonishing 17 UNESCO world heritage s...

4.8

5 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 IES Abroad: Nagoya Direct Enrollment - Nanzan University
IES Abroad: Nagoya Direct Enrollment - Nanzan University

Tradition meets modernity in the thriving Japanese city of Nagoya. Countless cultural traditions began in Nagoya and have been passed down through generations—the city is ...

4.7

6 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 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 Kansai Gaidai University: Hirakata - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Kansai Gaidai University: Hirakata - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Located in Hirakata City, Osaka, Kansai Gaidai is accessible, within a one-hour train ride, to Kyoto and Nara, the ancient capitals, and Osaka, the second largest business...

4.7

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for JCMU Japan Center: Intensive Japanese Language & Culture
JCMU Japan Center: Intensive Japanese Language & Culture

Experience life in Japan while immersing yourself in its culture! On this program, you can make Japan a part of your academic plan by studying abroad for the summer, fall,...

3.9

6 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 Shinshu University: Matsumoto - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Shinshu University: Matsumoto - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Shinshu University was established in 1949 as a national university, and became a National University Corporation on the 1st April, 2004.  The university consists of Facul...

5.0

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for JCMU Japan Center: Faculty-led Short Programs
JCMU Japan Center: Faculty-led Short Programs

Add Japan to your academic plan on one of our travel-oriented short programs! Spend 2-3 weeks during the summer in Japan on one of our 3-credit faculty-led short programs ...

5.0

4 reviews