Kindai Short-Term Japanese Program

*Applications are closed due to full enrollment.

Program Flyer

Kindai University launched a new short term Japanese language/culture program for the students who are currently attending our partner universities.
The program is distinctive in the way that it consists of interaction with Kindai University students and hands-on Japanese traditional culture experiences incl. Budo, the Japanese martial arts.
The Japanese language course is also peculiar in the sense that all levels are available, including elementary level without no learning experience and N1 holders. Please be aware that this program is non-credit. The certificate of completion is provided.

Program Period: January 15 ~ February 2, 2024

Application Period October 10 ~ November 6, 2023 (Japan Time)
*Applications are closed due to full enrollment.

Participant Capacity Minimum 20 – Maximum 30

  • The program is cancelled if the number of applicants does not reach the minimum number of participant.
  • The application will be closed once we reach the capacity of participants. (First-come and first- served basis)

Program Fee: ¥280,000 (incl. Accommodation, Airport pickup, Textbook)

Payment Deadline: November 17, 2023

Payment Method: Online payment with a credit card through the Kindai online system
(Visa, MasterCard, JCB, Diners Club and American Express are available.)
※The payment instruction will be provided later to program participants.

Program Description

※Contents are subject to change.

Japanese Language Course 34.5 hours (90 min x 23 classes)
Special Class (Company Tour)
Japanese Culture Experience (Once or twice in a week)
<Incl. one day trip to Kyoto>
Events organized by Kindai students


  • Applicants must be enrolled as full-time students in an undergraduate or a graduate program at one of Kindai's partner universities.
  • Applicants must be able to join ALL scheduled lectures and activities.
  • Applicants should be able to understand English or Japanese at a basic conversational level in order to follow the extra cultural activities.

Application Documents

*Applications are closed due to full enrollment.

  1. Application Form
  2. Written Oath
  3. The latest official certificate of enrollment
  4. The latest official transcript
  5. A copy of passport (The biographical page)
  6. ID Photo (JPEG or PNG)

The whole application process

Submit all application documents together by email to
※Please note that only those applicants from who we have received all the completed application materials will be placed in the order of receipt for acceptance into the program. Just sending a part of the application materials in advance will not reserve you a place in the program.
A confirmation email along with the program fee payment instruction is sent to applicants whose participation in the program is accepted.
Complete the program fee payment by following the payment instruction.
Submit a copy of your flight ticket and overseas travel insurance certificate
※Program participants are required to arrive at Kansai International Airport at the time/date designated by Kindai. The detailed schedule will be informed later.


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