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Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Tokyo, Japan (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Sem 1 & Sem 2,
Sem 2 & Sem 1,
Semester 1,
Semester 2
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: UoM applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Sem 2 & Sem 1 2018-2019 22/10/2017 01/02/2018 TBA TBA
Semester 2 2018 22/10/2017 31/01/2018 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
Exchange
Agreement Type:
Arts
Level:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Language of Instruction:
English (limited classes in some areas), Japanese
Sem 2, 2018
Anticipated Places
:
1
Program Description:

Tokyo University of Foreign StudiesTUFS1

Set up in 1857 during the Tokugawa Shogunate as a translation bureau, the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (TUFS) has evolved into a specialist institution of higher learning, focussing on languages and international studies. Students can major in 26 different languages, including languages such as Mongolian, Tagalog, Burmese, Czech, and Turkish. Due to its focus on languages and international studies, quite a few current and past member of Japan's diplomatic core are alumni of TUFS, including a large number of ambassadors. 
 

Did you know...

Whereas students can major in 26 languages, over 50 languages are actually taught at TUFS, including languages not taught anywhere else, and many more are being researched.