Japanese Studies

The following recommendations are for Japanese Studies and Global Cultural Literacies. All units for this Major must obtain approval from the language department to receive credit.

Short Term Programs

Producing and Consuming Japan: A study tour through western Japan – Japan

  • Winter Program | ATS3309 | 6 points
  • Recognise and assess the nature of consumption in Japan
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $3000 New Colombo Plan Scholarships available
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Cultural Intelligence: Building competencies for Global Leadership – Italy


Exchange

Chiba University – Japan

Hitotsubashi University – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Japanese and English
  • Students complete one of three programs: two programs taught in Japanese, one taught in English (HGP)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Meiji Gakuin – Japan

Nagoya University – Japan

Ochanomizu University – Japan

Osaka University – Japan

Rikkyo University – Japan

Saitama University – Japan

Seikei University – Japan

University of Tokyo – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Students study the USTEP Program
  • Tokyo is ranked 18th in the world for Politics and International Studies in 2015 (QS World University Rankings by Subject)
  • Tokyo is ranked the 3rd best student city in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2016)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

University of Tsukuba – Japan

Waseda University – Japan

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Japanese and English
  • Students study one of three Programs: Undergraduate Studies Program, Graduate Studies Program and Japanese Language Program; Students complete Japanese language classes (introductory to advanced)
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Non Monash Programs

Ochanomizu University Summer Program – Japan

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • This program is not approved for language credit within the Japanese Major or Minor. It may be approved as a Japanese Elective or can be studied as an Arts Elective.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to host institution
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Osaka University J-ShIP – Japan

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • This program is not approved for language credit within the Japanese Major or Minor. It may be approved as a Japanese Elective or can be studied as an Arts Elective.
  • Application process is facilitated by the Faculty. Please visit the Japanese study abroad page for more information.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to host institution
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Ritsumeikan University Winter Japanese program – Japan

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • This program is not approved for language credit within the Japanese Major or Minor. It may be approved as a Japanese Elective or can be studied as an Arts Elective.
  • All program and tuition fees paid to host institution
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Waseda University Short-term Japanese Program – Japan

  • Summer Program | 6 – 12 points
  • This program is not approved for language credit within the Japanese Major or Minor. It may be approved as a Japanese Elective or can be studied as an Arts Elective.
  • For more information, visit the Waseda website
  • All program and tuition fees paid to host institution
  • Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship available

Scholarships available