Study Abroad in Japan
Study in Japan with CIEE and learn Japanese abroad in one of the oldest countries in the world!
Explore CIEE’s study abroad programs in Japan and experience the vibrant life, history, and culture of Japan. If you’re wondering how to study abroad in Japan, CIEE has got you covered with our variety of study abroad programs offered in Kyoto and Tokyo. When you study in Japan, you can learn Japanese abroad, regardless of your knowledge of the Japanese language, and improve your cultural understanding of this fascinating city.
Choose the city in Japan that intrigues you most, from the modern, yet traditional capital of Tokyo to the temple and teahouse-rich cultural capital of Kyoto. Study for a summer, semester, or year and complete courses in Japan including communication, business, Japanese language, history, philosophy, religion, and more.
In all of these locations, CIEE Japan gives you access to homestays, internships, volunteering opportunities, and direct enrollment options with added cultural clubs, activities, and excursions that provide a uniquely immersive international experience. Come write your story of Japan with CIEE!
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"The program offers a lot of opportunities to put yourself out there and learn the culture and history of the country you're staying in. It will also give you the opportunity to make new friends."Caleb C., University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign
Study Abroad Programs in Japan
Japanese Language & Culture
Summer Japanese Studies
Ancient + Modern Japan
Summer Global Internship
January in Kyoto
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Frequently Asked Questions
HOW TO STUDY ABROAD IN JAPANClick to Open
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Japan is a good place to study abroad in Asia for students interested in studying Japanese abroad and learning about Japanese history and culture. With a unique history, traditional cuisine, ancient customs, and a variety of course options, Japan is an exciting study abroad destination for students looking for an adventure!
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While the cost of studying abroad in Japan varies on your program, duration of your program, and location, there are several scholarship opportunities. Students can find more information on CIEE's scholarship offerings on our Study Abroad Scholarships and Grants page.
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CIEE offers multiple study abroad programs in Japan across two locations: Kyoto and Tokyo. Japan's cultural capital, Kyoto is regarded as the more relaxed, less expensive destination full of temples, shrines, and gardens. Tokyo, on the other hand, is the larger, more urban city with exciting nightlife, modern technology, and tens of thousands of restaurants.
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