Which programmes can I study at Kobe City University of Foreign Studies?
Japanese & Intercultural Communication BA (Hons) (2nd year of 3 year degree)
Japanese & TESOL BA (Hons) (2nd year of 3 year degree)
Japanese, English Language & Linguistics BA (Hons) (3rd year of 4 year degree)
Japanese, Intercultural & Contemporary Communication BA (Hons) (3rd year of 4 year degree)
Japanese, TESOL & Linguistics BA (Hons) (3rd year of 4 year degree)
Number of credits required: 12-16 Japanese credits per semester; 24-32 Japanese credits per year
Information about the Japanese Language Course can be found on the Kobe City University website.
Semester 1 Mid September until Early February (approximate dates)
Semester 2 Late March until Early August (approximate dates)
Accommodation abroad 2019-28
¥24,000 per month for Kobe International Student Center Housing
¥39,000 - ¥43,000 per month for Manabigaoka College Heights
Please ensure you have an up to date passport that expires no earlier than six 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. So if you do have any visa-related questions you will need to contact the appropriate Embassy directly.
Students are required to enrol in the Japanese National Insurance System which costs approximately ¥1000 a month.