Attending a Japanese study abroad program for several months, is the best way to get fluent in a language. You can stay for a term or a complete year abroad (Gap Year). This is a unique opportunity to really get to know another culture. You will make friends with native speakers and live the life of a local.
If you are interested in studying in Yokohama, Japan after the course also have a look at our academic preparation courses in Yokohama, Japan.
Location: Language School
Type of Pathway Programme: Universal, non-specific to area of study
Type of Academic Preparation: Pre Master Program
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Comments: Students study for 9 months with the goal of entering graduate school in Japan. Requirements: bachelor's degree from a recognized institution of higher learning and clear objectives for graduate studies.
Application period: Feb - Mar Additional registration fee: 70000 Yen. It includes school event fees and 8% consumer tax.
Comments: January admission: application Aug.-Sep. (previous year) April admission: application Oct.- Nov. (previous year) July admission: application Feb.-Mar. October admission: application Apr.-May.
Additional registration fee: 70000 Yen.
It includes school event fees, 8% consumer tax and insurance costs.
Events in YokohamaBest time to take a language course in Yokohama
Apr. 2017Once a year, a circus-like atmosphere invades the streets of Yokohama's Noge District. This festival of street performances has been running for over 30 years and is loads of fun. Definitely something you don't want to miss.
May 2017Floats, marching bands, and dance troups parade through the streets around Yokohama's Yamashita Park every year at the beginning of May. The parade marks the start of the Opening of the Port Festival.
Aug. 2017Thousands of fireworks burst in the air above the waters near Yamashita Park. The event marks the end of the Opening of the Port Festival while celebrating the arrival of summer.
Oct. 2017The second week of October every year sees huge numbers of jazz fans flock to Yokohama for this festival. There are venues all around the city, some larger, some very intimate, but perhaps the best performance of the festival might be happening on the street corner right next to you.