Study Abroad destinations
International Christian University
What you can study
|Course||When you can study|
|Japanese, TESOL and Linguistics BA||3rd year, full year|
|Japanese, Intercultural Communication and Linguistics BA||3rd year, full year|
Choosing your modules
You need to gain the following credits from your modules:
- 12 to 16 Japanese credits per semester
- 24 to 32 Japanese credits per year.
The module catalogue can be found on the International Christian University website.
The academic year is split into three semesters:
Semester 1: Early September until Late November (approximate dates)
Semester 2: Early December until Late March (approximate dates)
- Semester 3: Early April until Late June (approximate dates)
Visit the International Christian University website for a full list of academic dates.
Students need to apply for 'On-Campus' accommodation or can go private through an ICU agent.
More information on costs can be found on the International Christian University website.
Costs and visas
Funding is available to help you with study abroad costs. Please see our Funding page for more details.
This information is about additional costs of studying at this host university. Please be aware that prices are subject to change, and the list may not be exhaustive.
We recommend looking at the host website, as well as entry requirements for the country, to get a full understanding of the costs involved.
Students are required to pay into:
- Japanese National Insurance - approximately 20,000 JPY per year
- Gakkensai (personal accident insurance) - approximately 1,000 JPY per year
- Futai-Gakuso (comprehensive insurance) - approximately 1,860 JPY per year
Please make sure you have an up to date passport that expires no earlier than 6 months after you intend to return.
You will be provided with guidance and documentation from the partner university but it will be your responsibility to obtain the correct visa. Neither the Study Abroad team here or at the partner university are qualified to offer consultations or detailed advice regarding visa applications.
Immigration laws are complex and subject to frequent changes. If you do have any visa-related questions you will need to contact the appropriate Embassy directly.