Study in Japan

Capital: Tokyo
Area: 377,973 Square Kilometers.
Population: 126,860,301 people (2019)
Currency: Yen
Official Languages: Japanese
Date Format: YYYY-MM-DD
Main Cities: Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Fukuoka, Kobe, Kawasaki, Kyoto, Saitama, Hiroshima, Sendai, Chiba, Kitakyushu.

Japan

Japan island country lying off the east coast of Asia. It consists of a great string of islands in a northeast-southwest arc that stretches for approximately 1,500 miles (2,400 km) through the western north pacific ocean. Japan is the world’s 4th largest island country and encompasses about 6,852 islands.

Why chose Japan?

Japan is one of the safest countries in the world. Violent crime is rare, with Japan ranking last in the number of victims of crime per capita. Tuition fees are comparatively cheap in Japan. While an “in-state” student in the US may spend $10,000 a year or more on tuition, with “out of state” and international fees being several times higher, tuition fees at Japanese public universities are a mere 535,800 yen a year. The OECD ranks Japanese high school students number one in the world for maths and number 2 for scientific literacy. Japan has the highest number of Nobel prize winners of any Asian country, and the second-highest of any country since 2000, 49% of Japanese high school graduates enter university.

 

Universities and Colleges

  • Waseda University
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Keio University
  • Doshisha University
  • Meiji University
  • Hosei University
  • Ritsumeikan University
  • Toyo University
  • Kansai University
  • Aoyama University
  • Kyoto University
  • Rikkyo University
  • Kwansei University
  • Kindai University