About SILS

5: Year-long Study Abroad

» Japanese

  • Year-long Study Abroad to Overseas Partner Institution
  • In order to approach the world with a broader outlook, non-native Japanese speakers can (and non-native English speakers must) spend a year studying overseas. Participants can choose from among more than 300 affiliated universities and other institutions of higher education worldwide.


Major Partner Institution:

Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, University of California, Berkeley, Hertford College, Oxford, Pembroke College, Cambridge, l’Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (IEP), Peking University, Korea University, National Taiwan University, National University of Singapore, Chulalongkorn University, De La Salle University, United Arab Emirates University, Makerere University

Numbers of students going to study abroad by area (in 2013)

Area Number Area Number Area Number Area Number
United States 233 China 18 Norway 5 Hungary 1
United Kingdom 70 Germany 16 Thailand 4 Iceland 1
Canada 27 Republic of Korea 14 Denmark 4 Slovakia 1
Italy 25 Australia 14 Netherlands 4 Russia 1
Sweden 21 Singapore 8 Austria 3 United Arab Emirates 1
Spain 20 New Zealand 7 Taiwan 2 Belgium 1
Ireland 19 Hong Kong 5 Finland 2 Qatar 1
France 18 Mexico 5 Switzerland 2 Tanzania 1