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  • Locations: Nagoya, Japan
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: CCU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/19/2018
10/24/2018 03/15/2019 07/26/2019
Fall 2019 03/12/2019 03/23/2019 09/13/2019 12/07/2019

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Area of Study: Art History, Communication, Digital Culture and Design, Economics, Interdisciplinary Studies, Languages and Intercultural Studies, Media, Philosophy, Religion
Eligibility: GPA: 3.0 College: Thomas W. & Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts, Wall College of Business
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Japanese Housing: Apartment, Host Family, Residence Hall
Scholarship Opportunities (not exhaustive): American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) Scholarship, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship, AsiaNetwork Student-Faculty Fellowship, Association of American Indian Affairs Scholarship, Boren Scholarship/Fellowship, Bridging Scholarship, CCU Honors Program Global Enhancement Award, Critical Language Scholarship, Cultural Bridge Scholarship, Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship, Foundation for Asia Pacific Education Scholarship, Foundation for Global Scholars, Freeman-ASIA Scholarship, Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship, Gilman International Scholarship, Golden Key Scholarship, Hagan Scholarship, Horry County Higher Education Commission International Awareness Award, Institute for Humane Studies Fellowship, International Education Financial Aid, Marilyn and David Domke Study Abroad Scholarship, Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant, Rainbow Scholarship, Sara's Wish Scholarship Fund, Schwarzman Scholarship, Scholarship, The Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting Scholarship, The Glimpse Correspondents Program, The National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship, The National Italian American Foundation Scholarship
Program Description:
NagoyaStudying abroad at the Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (NUFS) is an exciting opportunity and experience for CCU students who would like to deepen their knowledge of the language and the culture of Japan.  In addition to the areas of study offered, NUFS fosters interaction between Japanese and international students on campus through social and cultural activities.  International students have a chance to take classes together with Japanese students through Japanese Studies Courses and there are a wide range of university student club activities in which students are free to participate.

How long can I study abroad at NUFS? As a CCU student, you can study abroad for a full year or a semester.

About Nagoya: NUFS is located in Nisshin, a suburb of Nagoya. Nagoya is the center of the third largest metropolitan region of Japan and the fourth most populous urban area in Japan. With a population of about 2.2 million, Nagoya plays a central role in industry, commerce, and transportation in the area. The city of Toyota, famous as the headquarters of the Toyota Automobile Corporation, is also in close proximity to the university.  One of Nagoya’s famous sightseeing spots includes the Atsuta Shrine which is known as the second-most revered shrine in Japan, after Ise Shrine.

Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (NUFS): Quick Facts
Location Nagoya, Japan
Student Population 3600 students 
Who can Apply Open to Language and Humanities Majors/Minors only
Academic Requirements Minimum 3.0 GPA required for admission
Language Requirements None
Courses Offered Japanese Language Institute of Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (NUFS) offers two areas of study to international students – Japanese Language and Japanese Studies Program (JLJSP) and Contemporary Japan Program in Nagoya (CJPN).  JLJSP is an intensive language study course designed to aid students in acquisition and mastery of the language, supplemented with Area Studies courses and opportunities to experience Japanese culture.  CJPN offers a broader program of study examining contemporary Japan in the context of Asian Studies for students whose main objective is not primarily mastery of the Japanese language.
Tuition  Exchange Students Pay $5,768 (CCU In-State Rate Fall/Spring 2018-2019)
Accommodations Students have a few housing options available to them.  Please visit the following website for more information: 
Projected Budget See NUFS Budget
Scholarships Visit our scholarship page
Additional Information Visit University’s website