Study Japanese at Meiji University

Study Japanese at Meiji University

Published: 10 February 2020

Meiji University is a member of the “Tokyo Big Six”, the six most prestigious universities in Tokyo. Their Japanese Language Education Center is running a short-term Japanese Language Program from 1 July 2020 to 19 July 2020.

Classes are available for undergraduate and postgraduate students who are absolute beginners up to Intermediate speakers, and include tours and cultural activities to cultivate Japanese language skills and deepen your understanding and interest in Japanese culture.

  • Introductory Class: For students who have studied Hiragana, Katakana and basic expressions. (approximately 50 hours of study)
  • Beginner Class: For students with very basic knowledge of Japanese, who can read Hiragana and Katakana and understand and use the basic Japanese. JLPT N5 preparatory level.
  • Pre-Intermediate Class: For students who can understand and use beginner’s level Japanese. JLPT N4 preparatory level.
  • Intermediate Class: For students understanding Japanese which is used in everyday situation for a certain degree. JLPT N3 preparatory level.



  • Program fee + Hotel: 236,000 JPY
  • Program fee + Homestay: 186,000 JPY
  • Program fee only: 97,000 JPY

These fees include tuition, field studies/activities and education materials. Further information can be found here.


In additional to the scholarships above, you may be eligible to apply for the following funding opportunities for your overseas study:



Students should apply directly to the Program via their website by 12 March 2020.

If you wish to transfer credit for the program, you must first seek approval from your faculty for credit transfer through Cross-Institutional EnrolmentFor more information see - Applying for credit and funding for your overseas short course.


Risk assessment

All programs involve some degree of risk to participants. If you choose to source a provider on your own, please remember to do some research on them first and ensure that they are a legitimate organisation and that the product they offer will definitely meet your requirements. Students are therefore advised to undertake their own risk assessment before departure and any participation in these programs is at their own risk.

Before departure

All students should register their travel with UNSW. You should also undertake a risk assessment before heading overseas. For more information see - How to prepare for departure.

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