Ⅰ About Preparatory Japanese Language Program
The program provides a set of intensive Japanese language courses and preliminary curriculums preparing the students for The Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students and Soka University’s international entrance examination. Upon succeeding in the exams during the time in the program, the students will be officially admitted to undergraduate degree programs at Soka University.
There is no entrance exam to apply for the Preparatory Japanese Language Program.
Ⅱ Admission and Enrollment Period
- Enrollment Period：1 year
- Academic Schedule：Spring semester is from April 1st to July 31st; Fall semester is from September 15th to January 31st
Ⅲ Tuition and Housing Fee (for students enrolling in the Preparatory Japanese Language Program)
|Admission Fee||50,000 JPY|
|Health-care Service||8,000 JPY|
|Accident Insurance||7,260 JPY|
|Materials Fee||30,000 JPY|
Heath-care Service is for the on-campus Health Center fee.
Accident Insurance includes the fee for the Personal Accident Insurance for Students Pursuing Education and Research.
Students living in the dormitory will pay the following fee:
|2 semesters (1 year)|
|Dormitory for male students||360,000 JPY|
|Dormitory for female students||350,000～388,000JPY|
This includes the dormitory entrance fee of 50,000 JPY.
Applicants will pay the tuition and housing fees during the enrollment procedures by credit card via Soka University Japan Studies Center website.
Ⅳ Enrollment to the undergraduate program / Decision of completion
If a student cannot complete the program in the designated time, he/she can extend the program to a maximum of 2 years (student must provide the tuition and housing fee for the extended period).