Japanese Language Program "Short-term Course" Winter

Application Guidelines for 2018

This three-week course offers opportunities for students 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

Applicants 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 26, 2018 - Dec 14, 2018 (3 weeks)
Place: Rissho University Shinagawa Campus (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo)

4. Application Documents

Please send the following documents to us by email or courier:
(1) Application Form for Rissho University Japanese Language Program "Short-term Course"
[Prescribed form] * Affix passport size photo.
(2) Letter of Recommendation
(3) Question Sheet
(4) Medical Questionnaire
(5) Photocopy of your passport
(6) Three identification photographs
(7) Application for certificate of Eligibility (if visa is needed)

E-mail : oinet@ris.ac.jp

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

5. Course Fee

50,000 JPY

Course Fee includes:
- Tuition
- Fee for accommodation * meals are not included
- Fee for textbook
- Fee for Japanese culture experience (flower arrangement, etc.)
- Admission fees for off-campus activities
- Commuting expenses

Course Fee does not include:
- Round-trip fare to Japan
- Fee for meals (Cafeterias and convenience stores are available.)
*Students should bring their own towels and toiletries.

6. Travel Insurance

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

7. Accommodation

Each student will be given a private room. Students 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 13, 2018

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