Program Details

We offer unique courses that explore Japanese Language, History, and Culture through an in-depth and hands-on approach. Our world-class professors and course options enhance your academic experience and provide you with new perspectives each day in class.
Location:
Tokyo, Japan
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:
The campus of Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS) is home to the IES Abroad Tokyo Language & Culture program. Here, you take a 6-credit language course specially designed for IES Abroad students (with the option of taking up to 12 credits of language), plus area studies courses taught in English. The English-language course offerings look at Japan from the point of view of popular culture, history, politics, and the arts. Founded in 1987, KUIS is a private university dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in International Studies, Foreign Languages, Intercultural Communication, Japanese Culture, and Linguistics.

We offer unique courses that explore Japanese Language, History, and Culture through an in-depth and hands-on approach. Our world-class professors and course options enhance your academic experience and provide you with new perspectives each day in class. You must take 15–19 credits per semester. Courses are worth 3 credits unless otherwise specified.

Founded in 1950, IES Abroad is a global, not-for-profit study abroad organization with 115+ academic programs in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America. To learn more about what we offer visit our website.
Setting Description:
Explore centuries-old temples, gardens, and castles that are only minutes from ultra-modern skyscrapers, electronics stores, and haute couture fashion centers. Dine on sushi and tempura, attend a sumo match or a baseball game, and learn tea ceremony, karate, or breakdancing. Take classes in the town of Makuhari, on the tip of Tokyo Bay, and just 45 minutes from the heart of the city. All of this and so much more awaits you in Tokyo!
Cost:
We offer more than $2.4 million in scholarships & financial aid. Contact IES Abroad or see our website for cost, scholarships, and financial aid.

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 1 Reviews

  • Navigating the Tokyo Jungle
    5.0
    04/17/14

    IES Abroad - Tokyo Language intensive program is a fantastic program all around. At least is was for me. I was fortunate enough to have a wonderful host family who was very loving and experienced in hosting foreign students. I know that not everyone may

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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