Yearning to immerse yourself in Japanese language and history near the heart of cultural Japan? The fourth-largest city and the hub of Japanese manufacturing industries in Japan has plenty of festivals, traditional arts, and sports to enjoy.
Be sure to visit Nagoya Castle and Atsuta Shrine, two beautiful and culturally significant landmarks, to help you gain a better understanding of Nagoya, where there is truly something for everyone.
Experience all this city has to offer whether through direct enrollment or intensive language study, as this thriving city becomes your classroom.
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Immerse yourself in Japanese culture through full-time enrollment at the Center for Japanese Studies at Nanzan University. In addition to a required intensive Japanese language class, you will choose from a range of English-taught course offerings in Business, Humanities, and Social Sciences, and enjoy hands-on instruction in Japanese arts such as ikebana, shodo, hanga, and sumie. Students with advanced language skills are encouraged to enroll in seminars taught in Japanese with local students.
Immerse yourself in Japanese culture by spending the summer studying abroad in Nagoya! Practice your language skills when you order sashimi at a local restaurant or ask for directions to the subway station. Interested in learning about hanga (woodblock printing) or ikebana (traditional flower arranging)? Our program offers you the chance to learn about Japanese culture with hands-on classes. You can also participate in course-related excursions around the city and to the historic city of Kyoto.