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.

Kyoto University of Foreign Studies
City: Kyoto

Exchange webpage

Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1 (Spring semester): April - Late July
Semester 2 (Fall semester): September - January

Academic Calendar

Language of instruction: Japanese
Full time load equivalent: 14 tani/credits per semester
Fields of Study Available:

Subject areas available: 

  • Japanese Studies
  • Global Affairs

Japanese Language and Japanese Culture Course Catalogue 2017 (course information mainly in Japanese with some English) 

Courses for Foreign Students here. Scroll down from here to view the "Basic Japanese" language course description (Levels 1-5).  


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 120,000 - 150,000 per month
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Living in Kyoto - includes weather, housing and living cost, and health insurance information

Additional information:




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