Non-degree Seeking BA & MA (Special Program 1) Details(学部または大学院の特別聴講生)

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Program Highlights

Study with Japanese students in a variety of classes from several departments.

Completely immerse yourself in the Japanese university experience.

For those students who have mastered the Japanese language (see "Entry Requirements" below). This program allows the students to take classes in Japanese with NUFS domestic students.

*Eligible for NUFS or JASSO scholarship [stipend to be remitted after students' bank accounts at JP Bank have been set up].


How to Apply

Click the button below to read a step-by-step guide on how to apply.

Credit Requirements


Minimum 7 Classes (14 credits) per semester and/or 10.5 contact hours per week.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in and recommended by one of our partner institutions.
  • (For Undergraduate Classes) N2 on the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) or equivalent proficiency level (certified by home institution or other Japanese language proficiency testing entity)
  • (For Graduate School Classes) N1 on the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) or equivalent proficiency level (certified by home institution or other Japanese language proficiency testing entity)
  • A strong recommendation from staff at home institution.

Deadlines and Important Dates

Application Deadline: November 30, 2017 for Spring Semester 2018

Dates of Arrival in Japan for Spring Semester 2018: March 19 or 20, 2018 (please note that no other arrival date will be accepted regardless of the reason)

Spring Semester starts March 22, 2018 and ends August 2018 (exact date TBD) (please note that the dates are not yet final and are subject to change)

Downloads

願書等の申請書類は、以下のリンクからダウンロードしてください

Please download the Non-Seeking BA & MA Program (Special Program 1) Application Package below