Japanese Language Program "Short-term Course" Winter

Application Guidelines for 2019

This three-week course gives you the opportunity to study Japanese language and culture. Japanese language classes will be conducted in Japanese and English for beginners and intermediate learners.


1. Qualification for Applicants

You must have completed 12 years of schooling or hold a status equivalent to that of a university/college student.

2. Number of Students to Be Admitted


3. Course Dates / Place

Dates: Nov 27, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019 (3 weeks)
Place: Rissho University Shinagawa Campus (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo)

4. Application Documents

Please send the following documents to us by airmail or courier:
(1) Application Form for Rissho University Japanese culture Program
(2) Letter of Recommendation
(3) Question Sheet
(4) Medical Questionnaire
(5) Photocopy of your passport
(6) Application for Certificate of Eligibility (if visa is needed)

Address : 4-2-16 Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-8602 JAPAN
Center for International Exchange, Rissho University

5. Course Fee

60,000 JPY

Course Fee includes:
- Tuition
- Fee for accommodation
- Fee for textbook
- Fee for Japanese culture experience
- Admission fees for off-campus activities
- Commuting expenses

Course Fee does not include:
- Round-trip fare to Japan
- Transport expenses when going on sightseeing
- Fee for meals

6. Travel Insurance

You must carry appropriate travel insurance to cover any illness or injury which may occur during their stay in Japan.

7. Accommodation(student dormitory)

Each of you will be given a private room. You will have a chance to experience Japanese youth culture and customs through interactions with Japanese students living in the same dormitories.

8. Deadline for Application

July 31, 2019

9. Contact Information

Center for International Exchange, Rissho University
4-2-16 Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-8602 JAPAN
Phone : +81-3-3492-0377 Fax : +81-3-5487-3346
E-mail : oinet@ris.ac.jp