|Type of Institution||Established||No. of Students|
Josai International University (JIU) was founded in 1992 by the Josai University Educational Corporation in the city of Togane, Chiba Prefecture. There are 10 academic departments offering undergraduate programs in addition to 6 graduate schools offering master's and doctorate programs. Certain departments offer all-English programs.
The majority of the students are from Japan, yet there are a significant number of international students. The teaching staff from diverse backgrounds provides an international learning experience for all students. JIU treasures and promotes student diversity on its campuses, considering it an opportunity for cultural exchange and awareness.
In addition, international students get to experience Japanese culture during their study. By joining various student organizations, they can experience social relations in Japan. A variety of extracurricular activities are also available on campus, such as ikebana (flower arrangement), sado (tea ceremony), judo, karate and kendo.
|Location||1 Gumyo, Togane-shi, Chiba-ken 283-8555, Japan|
|No. of Undergraduate Students||5,653|
|No. of Graduate Students||404 （excluding research students）|
|No. of Full-Time Faculty Members||1,053|
|No. of International Students||1,406|
|Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country||Canada: 1
South Korea: 76
|No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements||170|
|Individual University Scholarships||1. Mizuta Scholarship Program (Scholarship of 150,000 yen per person is granted to outstanding students)
2. Female Leadership Scholarship/ Noriko Mizuta Scholarship (Up to 300,000 yen tuition discount)
3. Teaching Apprenticeship Tuition Reduction/ Exemption Program (Partial tuition discount)
4. Teaching Assistant Program (a 30 % waiver on tuition)
5. Work Study Program (WSP) (On-campus employment)
|International Student Dormitories||http://www.jiu.ac.jp/global/village.html|
|Japanese Language Education Services||http://www.jiu.ac.jp/englishsite/u_program/ssa_programs.html|
|International Student Associations||http://jiu.ac.jp/campuslife/international/index.html|
|Contact||Addressee: International Student Center
Josai International University 1 Gumyo, Togane-shi Chiba-ken 283-8555, Japan
As of November 28, 2016
University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.