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Study Abroad
Advisor:  Takako Aikawa (email)
You may also consider spending a summer, a semester, or a year abroad. Credits received from most accredited programs will count towards your concentration if you consult with the Study Abroad Advisor in Japanese prior to your departure.


Part of MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI)

MIT Global Education and Career Development Office : General information about study abroad. All forms related to study abroad and scholarship information available.



Study Abroad in Japan (Association of Teachers of Japanese): overall information about study abroad in Japan, including scholarships.

SUMMER Programs
Summer Courses in Japanese (SCJ) at International Christian University (ICU-Tokyo, Japan)
Princeton in Ishikawa (PII- Ishikawa, Japan): administered by Princeton University
Hokkaido International Foundation (HIF - Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan)
Japan Center for Michigan Universities (JCMU - Hikone, Shiga, Japan)
Middlebury Language School (Middlebury, VT)
Nanzan University (Nagoya, Japan)
Sophia Universiry(Tokyo, Japan)

Study Abroad Programs (One-Two semester programs)
Nanzan University, Center for Japanese Studies (CJS- Nagoya, Japan)
Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies (IUC- Yokohama, Japan): administered by Stanford University, for intermediate & advanced level
Associated Kyoto Program (AKP- Doshisya University, Kyoto, Japan)
Nagoya University (Nagoya, Japan)
Keio University, Center for Japanese Studies (Tokyo, Japan)
Waseda University, Center for Japanese Language (Tokyo, Japan)
International Christian University, Japanese Language Programs (ICU - Tokyo, Japan)
Ritsumeikan University, Study in Kyoto Program (Kyoto, Japan)