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Josai International University

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
Private 1992 6,065

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.

Many international students
Many student housing options
Location 1 Gumyo, Togane-shi, Chiba-ken 283-8555, Japan
Religion
No. of Undergraduate Students 5,683
No. of Graduate Students 382
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 246
No. of International Students 1,175
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country 18 countries from Asia, Europe and North/South America.
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 30
Individual University Scholarships 1. Female Leadership Scholarship (Up to 300,000 yen tuition discount)
2. Teaching Apprenticeship Tuition Reduction/ Exemption Program (Partial tuition discount)
3. Teaching Assistant Program (a 30% waiver on tuition)
4. Tuition Discount for International Students (30% tuition discount)
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
Consultation Room http://jiu.ac.jp/abroad/index_en.html
International Student Associations http://jiu.ac.jp/campuslife/international/index.html
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee: International Student Center
Josai International University 1 Gumyo, Togane-shi Chiba-ken 283-8555, Japan
Phone: 0475-55-8834
Fax: 0475-55-8824
Email: abmaster@jiu.ac.jp
URL: http://jiu.ac.jp/abroad/index_en.html

As of January 13, 2018

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