Study At Universities In Japan

Study At Universities In Japan

The University and junior university


Although the 6-year education in elementary school and the 3- year education in junior high school are compulsory education in Japan, a lot of students will continue learning in high school and college after completing the compulsory education.


Japanese university is usually a four-year, but there are national, public and private universities. There are also a short period University of the 2-year or of 3-year in Japan, it is called junior college.


Some types of the university


Students must pass the entrance examination in order to enter the University in Japan, but you can also enter by receiving the recommendation from the high school if you have a nice performance and conduct in your high school.


There are now more than 700 universities in Japan, 2/3 of them are the private university. The tuition of national universities and public universities is very cheap compared to the one of private university, but the level of the entrance examination is also high in national or public, so it is more difficult for many students to enter.


For the graduation


You need to get 124 units in four-year universities or 62 units in two-year junior colleges for the graduation in Japan. A lot of students don’t participate in class; they usually can get each unit if they reach the pass line in the test.


But it would be very difficult for him to graduate if the student doesn’t participate in classes in science and engineering undergraduate.


Students who want to become a school teacher must obtain units of curriculum in order to take the qualification of teacher’s license at universities in Japan.


"Circle" activities


It is important to study at university, but it is recommended that you try entering the "circle" in order to spend university fun. This "circle" is a club where people gathered to the activities of something.


Seniors of the school will start the solicitation of participation to the "circle" to freshman in most of the university after you have finished the entrance ceremony.


There are many "circles" of exercise clubs such as soccer, tennis, swimming, mountaineering, and judo club and liberal arts clubs such as tea ceremony, broadcasting, and photo, and please take part in your favorite "circle”. It is sure to have fun that you will have many Japanese friends and get good life information in your university.


There are a lot of schools where have a system to accept students from foreign country in the Japanese university. Foreigners that want to study some years at the University in Japan, please try to use this kind of system.

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