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Nanzan University

Nagoya Japan

Nanzan University itself was founded in 1946 as a college of foreign languages by a christian society called “the Society of the Divine Word”. All Nanzan education is conducted by the motto “Hominis Dignitati” which means “for the dignity of all human beings”.                                           
The Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) at Nanzan University was established in 1974 and it has consistently provided high quality education of intensive Japanese language and culture courses.
Address
18 Yamazato-cho, Showa-ku, Nagoya 466-8673 Japan
Tel
country code-81-(0)52-832-3123
Fax
country code-81-(0)52-832-5490

◆UMAP Contact Person


·Name 
Mr. Yuji Shimoyama
·Department 
Office of the Center for International Affairs
·E-mail 
intl-office@nanzan-u.ac.jp

◆Regular Academic Calendar


·First Semester
From: 6 April 2018 (as the 1st Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
10 September2018 (as the Fall Semester for the CJS Program)
To: 5 June 2018 (as the 1st Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
21 December 2018 (as the Fall Semester for the CJS Program)
·Second Semester
From: 6 June 2018 (as the 2nd Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
11 January 2019 (as the Spring Semester for the CJS Program)
To: 2 August 2018 (as the 2nd Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
18 May 2019 (as the Spring Semester for the CJS Program)
·Third Semester
From: 15 September 2018 (as the 3rd Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
5 June 2018 (as the Summer Program for the CJS Program)
To: 15 November 2018 (as the 3rd Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
2 August 2018 (as the Summer Program for the CJS Program)
·Forth Semester
From: 16 November 2018 (as the 4th Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)
To: 31 January 2019 (as the 4th Quarter for Regular Departmental Courses)

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units


·Minimum 14 Credits per Semester (for the CJS Program)
·Maximum 24-28 Credits per Semester/2 Quarters (for Regular Departmental Courses - varies depending on each Department)
18 Credits per Semester (for the CJS Program)

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation


·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

124-132 Credits (for Regular Departmental Courses - varies depending on each Department)
14-18 Credits (for the CJS Program)

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 Years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges


Name of Program: CJS (Center for Japanese Studies) Program
Teaching Language: Japanese (Lecture courses taught in English are also available.)
Language Proficiency: Being sufficiently proficient in either English or Japanese to carry out everyday tasks and understand class instructions.
·Link

http://www.nanzan-u.ac.jp/English/cjs/index.html

◆Exchange- Related Information


·Exchange Duration
1 Semester or 1 Academic Year (2 Semesters)
·Language Proficiency Requirements
Being sufficiently proficient in either English or Japanese to carry out everyday tasks and understand class instructions.
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Library, Training Room, Swimming Pool, Infirmary (Health Office), Cafeteria, Japan Plaza, Multi-Cultural Exchange Lounge, World Plaza
·Housing
Dormitory:

Available

Home stay:

Available

Off Campus Assistance:

Available

·Medical Insurance
Required to enroll in designated health, accident and personal liablity insurances including the Japanese National Health Insurance (JNHI).
·Visa Process
A Certificate of Eligibility (CoE) for the resident status of "student" is required in order to obtain a student visa. Detailed procedure will be instructed for the successful applicants.

Application Submission Deadline: 
31 March 2018 (Fall Semester for the CJS Program)
31 August 2018 (Spring Semester for the CJS Program)