Multiple $5,000 - $7,000 grants are available through the New Colombo Plan for students going on exchange in semester 1 or 2, 2018 to Japan.

Fukushima University

City: Fukushima
Website: www.fukushima-u.ac.jp
Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Spring semester): April - August
Semester 2 (Fall semester): October - February

Academic Calendar

Language of instruction: Japanese (Recommended level: JLPT Level N3 or equivalent) 
Full time load equivalent:

14 tani/credits per semester

Fields of Study Available:
  • Japanese Language and Culture courses only

(Each course is typically worth 2 credits) 

Program information

Course Catalogue

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study: Undergraduate students only
Approximate living expenses:

Yen 70,000-100,000 per month
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Living expenses breakdown

Accommodation - some information in university brochure (pg. 33)
The university has dormitories, and can also assist with off-campus housing.

Additional information:

Fukushima Ambassadors Program for international students to see, hear and reflect on the challenges faced in Fukushima after the 3/11 disasters. 

Fukushima University International House (dormitory) 

Fukushihma University downloadable brochures