Konan Year in Japan

Konan University (Japan): Students may spend one semester or a full year at this long-established immersive study abroad program in Kobe, Japan. Program focuses on Japanese language acquisition and development and Japan Area Studies. Full-time staff available at Konan’s International Center; housing is homestay.




IES Tokyo

Dynamic, traditional, modern—these adjectives and more describe Tokyo, a city of 8+ million inhabitants. Be amazed by both skyscrapers and temples; slow the pace by taking up calligraphy or martial arts in your spare time. IES’s host is Kanda University of International Studies where you can enroll in Japanese language classes and content classes taught in English. Past field trips and excursions have included Hiroshima, Okinawa, the Shinto shrine at Nikko, and more. Be prepared to have the experience of a lifetime in Tokyo and beyond.

IES Nagoya

IES Nagoya (Japan): Fall, Spring and Summer terms are available in beautiful Nagoya, where modernity meets tradition. Academic strengths are Asian Studies, Japanese Language, Literature and Linguistics. 2 semesters of Japanese are required. Excursions, including to Hiroshima, are included. Homestays or Residence Halls are housing options.




CET Japan

CET Japan: Spend summer abroad in the breathtaking beautiful city of Osaka, Japan for a total Japanese immersion. Study at the Osaka Gakuin University, only a few miles away from downtown and Shinto shrines. Courses are intensive Japanese language program (Intermediate and Advanced). Cultural activities and excursions are included. Housing is in shared, furnished apartment with a local student.