Admission Information

To undergraduates / graduates:

Below are the initial requrements for international students applying to Josai International University. Please contact our Admissions Office after confirming that you qualify:

  1. For candidates from countries where the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) is conducted by the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO):
    1. applicants must have taken both the "Japanese as a Foreign Language" and the "Japan and the World" components of the EJU;
    2. applicants must have scored 220 points or more on the "Japanese as a Foreign Language" component of the EJU, or have been certified at Level 2 or higher in the Japanese Proficiency Test (Nihongo Nouryoku Shiken).
  2. For candidates from counties where the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) is not offered:
    1. applicants must have been certified at Level 2 or higher in the Japanese Proficiency Test (Nihongo Nouryoku Shiken).

Japanese Studies Program:

  1. Japanese Culture Course:
    Applicants must have completed or are expected to complete a minimum of 12 years' education and more than 450 hours of Japanese language education outside of Japan. Applicants are also expected to have the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N3 or higher level of proficiency.
  2. Japanese Language Course:
    Applicants must have completed or are expected to complete a minimum of 12 years' education and more than 150 hours of Japanese language education outside of Japan. Applicants are also expected to have the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N5 or higher level of proficiency.

For further admissions information please contact us at :

Josai International University
1 Gumyo, Togane-shi Chiba-ken 283-8555, Japan

Japanese Studies Program

TEL: +81-475-55-8859 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
FAX:+81-475-53-2207
E-mail: bekka@jiu.ac.jp

international admissions (Admissions Office)

TEL: +81-475-55-8855 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
FAX:+81-475-53-2194
E-mail: admis_e@jiu.ac.jp

Exchange/Double Degree Programs (Center for International Education)

TEL: +81-475-55-8810 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
FAX: +81-475-53-2199
E-mail: cie@jiu.ac.jp

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