January 26, 2021
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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 Reviews for Tufts Programs Abroad: Tufts in Japan
Tufts Programs Abroad: Tufts in Japan

Despite recent fluctuations in the economy, Japan remains a major world economic power. In order to prepare students for a future of increased contact with Asia, Tufts in ...

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4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Associated Kyoto Program: Kyoto - Doshisha University
Associated Kyoto Program: Kyoto - Doshisha University

The Associated Kyoto Program is designed for those who don’t just want to study in Japan—they want to live...

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0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Keio University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Keio University: Tokyo - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

Keio University is a private, comprehensive higher education institution located on six campuses spread ac...

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0 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for USAC Japan: Hiroshima - Undergraduate and Graduate Studies
USAC Japan: Hiroshima - Undergraduate and Graduate Studies

The Hiroshima University Study Abroad Program (HUSA) offers the opportunity to study five levels of Japane...

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Study Abroad Reviews for USAC Japan: Nishinomiya (Osaka/Kobe Region) - Contemporary Japanese Language, Culture, and Society
USAC Japan: Nishinomiya (Osaka/Kobe Region) - Contemporary Japanese Language, Culture, and Society

The Osaka/Kobe program allows students to concentrate their studies on Japan and its language, culture, and society, or broaden their East Asia focus through additional st...

4.3

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Nagoya - Exchange Program at Chukyo University
ISEP Exchange: Nagoya - Exchange Program at Chukyo University

Chukyo University is the ideal study abroad destination for those interested in an immersion experience. Students have an abundance of opportunities, both inside the class...

4.8

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Nagoya - Exchange Program at Nanzan University
ISEP Exchange: Nagoya - Exchange Program at Nanzan University

The Center for Japanese Studies Program (CJS) at Nanzan University offers a combination of two components: The first is an intensive language component designed for studen...

3.8

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Kyoto - Exchange Program at Ritsumeikan University
ISEP Exchange: Kyoto - Exchange Program at Ritsumeikan University

The Study in Kyoto Program (SKP) brings together students from around the world. It offers numerous courses in Japanese language and culture, utilizing the extensive histo...

4.8

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISEP Exchange: Tokyo - Exchange Program at Toyo University
ISEP Exchange: Tokyo - Exchange Program at Toyo University

Toyo University offers students a unique opportunity to participate in the Nihongo for Exchange Students Program (NEST) where they can take beginner and intermediate Japan...

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0 reviews
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 NRCSA: Kyoto - Kyoto International Center
NRCSA: Kyoto - Kyoto International Center

Kyoto embodies the essence of the Japanese spirit. Located on south-central Honshu Island where it is cradled by mountains, Kyoto has been a center for art and culture in ...

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Study Abroad Reviews for NRCSA: Tokyo - Japanese Language Center
NRCSA: Tokyo - Japanese Language Center

Tokyo is one of the world's most contradictory cities. On the one hand, blinding neon signs, incessant noise and bumper-to-bumper traffic can make this city of 12 million ...

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