Japan

  • Capital City: Tokyo
  • Population: 127 million
  • Official Language: Japanese
  • Currency: Japanese Yen
  • HPU has exchange six partner schools in Japan in the cities of Hakodate, Nagoya, Osaka, and Tokyo
  • CIEE also offers programs in Tokyo

Partner Schools in Japan

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Aoyama Gakuin University was first established in 1874 by missionaries. The university today has two campuses and over twenty thousand students are currently enrolled. This university offers facilities such as computer center, library, and several language laboratories. In addition to offering facilities, AGU offers school clubs to help immerse the student in Japanese culture. Student will gain insight to Japanese culture through courses and daily experience in Japan. Students who want to learn more on Aoyama Gakuin University can find more information at the official university website. There are two campuses- Aoyama Campus which is the main campus at the heart of Tokyo, and Sagamihara Campus in Kanagawa Prefecture.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately

 

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Located in Hakodate, Japan, Hakodate University (HU), a co-ed private institution founded in 1965, offers majors in various areas of business and computer sciences. It also has an affiliated junior college and high school. A Japanese language program is offered to exchange students from HPU and several sister schools in Australia and China.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately
 

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Located in Osaka, the modern university was founded in 1959 and in 1995 moved to its new campus in Izumi, in the Osaka suburbs. Each June, MGU invites students from its sister schools to participate in a Language and Culture Program.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately
 

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Located in Nerima Ward, Tokyo, Musashi University (MU) was established in 1949 as private institutes moving forward with the principle of cultivating individuals by harmonizing eastern and western cultures. Today MU is one of only thirty, four year private universities in Japan to offers a study abroad program in English. If you are fluent in Japanese or just know basics Japanese, MU offers a variety of courses taught in both Japanese and English. In addition MU has over four thousands students, one hundred ten faculty members, and eight different undergraduate departments. The campus offers an array of facilities and services that caterer to students such as athletic facilities, health center, counseling services, foreign language center, computer center and foreign book plaza to name a few. Also, MU helps students be evolve in the university in a program called Campus Mates; where they help foreign students in adjusting to the campus life in MU. Such socialization is beneficial to create long lasting friendships in your time aboard. Once at the campus you are in presence of such breathtaking views such as Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, and Mt. Fuji. Student interests in studying in Japan in are encouraged to apply early as possible.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately

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Nagoya University of Foreign Studies, located in Nisshin-city, was founded in 1988 and has been growing steadily since its establishment. Starting with only the School of Foreign Languages, NUFS doubled its offerings by establishing the School of Global Business and Economics in 1994.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately

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Located in the suburbs of Tokyo, Obirin University derives its name from "beautiful cherry orchard," highlighting the cherry blossoms that bloom on campus each spring. The name also shows it historical link with Oberlin College in Ohio, the alma mater of the school's founder.

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This is an exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition directly to HPU using and financial aid, scholarships, or VA Education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately

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Student Experiences in Japan

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