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Student exchange programs in Japan

Enrolling in a student exchange program in Japan shows real commitment to mastering the Japanese language. Our foreign exchange programs in Japan focus on improving your communication skills both inside and outside the classroom, with cultural activities and organized excursions. Find out how to become a foreign exchange student in Japan today!

Student exchange programs in Japan

EF Language Year Abroad

16 + years
6, 9 or 11 months
Combine language and academic studies at a school abroad. Prepare for an official language exam and gain work experience.
Destination: Japan
City: Tokyo

EF Languages Abroad

14 - 25 years
2-24 weeks
Learn a language faster at an accredited EF school. Choose from 10 languages in 50 destinations. Start any Monday.
Destination: Japan
City: Tokyo

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How to become an exchange student in Japan

The best way to become proficient in Japanese is on a student exchange program in Japan. Imagine it: instead of just taking Japanese classes and then returning to your everyday life, you'll step out of the classroom into a country full of people who can help you to practice Japanese. Every day you'll learn more Japanese, and every day you'll put that knowledge to use immediately. It's no wonder that foreign exchange students in Japan progress so much faster. We prepare everything for your success: small classes, a comfortable learning environment, experienced teachers, and lots of individual attention. You'll be amazed how much more comfortable you are speaking Japanese by the end of your student exchange program in Japan.

Foreign exchange programs in Japan

A student exchange program in Japan is so much more than a language course. Our goal is to help you understand Japanese culture as well as mastering the language. The Japanese landscape is beautiful, with technological sophistication and hidden temples around every corner. You will be blown away by the glimpse snow-capped mountain peaks, miniature gardens, and steaming outdoor onsen. Observe a traditional tea ceremony and tie your wishes to a temple tree. Living in Japan will give you unique insights into Japanese culture. A student exchange program in Japan is a truly rich and meaningful experience. By the end of your stay, you will feel more like a native than a foreign exchange student in Japan.