Tohoku University Survival Japanese Program for new postgraduate students

Applications for Tohoku University Survival Japanese Program (TUSJ) are now open for all new graduate students!

TUSJ, which run from October 12 - 18, offers six classes on communicating in basic Japanese. Participants will learn useful situational phrases, as well as cultural information, to more effectively navigate and enjoy daily life in Sendai.

All new postgraduate students from the fall 2017 class who meet the following criteria are welcome to apply.
- First time learning Japanese
- Unable to take a formal Japanese course this semester
- Able to attend all classes in this program

The application deadline is October 6 and spots will be filled on a first come, first served basis.


Thursday, October 12 4:20~5:50pm


filling out forms
Friday, October 13 4:20~5:50pm Shopping and eating out
Saturday, October 14 10am~12pm Tour of Sendai City
Monday, October 16 4:20~5:50pm Garbage & traffic rules
Tuesday, October 17 4:20~5:50pm Japanese for emergencies
Wednesday, October 18 4:20~5:50pm Japanese for natural disasters

To register apply here


Kaori Shimasaki
Tohoku University Global Learning Center
Institute for Excellence in Higher Education
Tel: +81 22 795-3749

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