Meiji University offers three programs for overseas students to study Japanese language, Japanese law and Japanese culture.
Each of the program consists of a wide variety of lectures and hands-on learning. Even though the programs are short-term, they are all rich in content, and will certainly satisfy all those who participate in them.

These programs will be held in Surugadai campus, which is located right in the heart of Tokyo.
Surrounded by exciting places such as Jimbocho, the largest district of used and antique bookstores in Japan, and Akihabara, the well-known "electricity town" famous for anime, students can also fully enjoy their stay in Tokyo after attending classes.

Study about Japan at Meiji University!


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Japanese Language Program (Winter / Summer)

This program provides international students with exciting opportunities to learn practical Japanese and to experience the Japanese culture through class room lectures, field study, activities, etc.
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Cool Japan Summer Program

This short-term program is a series of lectures, field trips and workshops on a wide variety of subjects relating to Japan's contemporary images as well as its traditional culture. We invite you to discuss many issues of "Japan" with some of the leading researchers and professionals of each field.
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Law in Japan

This is an intensive two-week summer program for foreign nationals who wish to study Japanese law in English.
The program includes field trips to the Diet, courts, law firms, and other legal institutions.
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Program Schedule Application Date
Japanese Language Program (Winter) 2020/02/03 - 2020/02/21 2019/09/02 - 2019/10/10
Japanese Language Program (Summer) 2020/07/01 - 2020/07/19 2020/02/03 - 2020/03/12
Cool Japan Summer Program Cool Japan Summer Program will not be held in AY2020. -
Law in Japan Program Session 1: 2019/07/01 - 2019/07/12
Session 2: 2019/07/29 - 2019/08/09
*you can only study one session
2019/02/01 - 2019/03/03