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Program Description

JUSST Program

Enrollments are available in April and October during each academic year. The regular enrollment period of the program is one year for 2 semesters. (However, a few may enroll for the 1st semester only)

Course Requirements

JUSST students are required to take both the Course Work and Lab Work. The minimum course work requirements for a JUSST student is as listed below.

Course Work Lab Work
Japanese Language Science and
Academic Skills
Undergraduate 3 classes
(each semester)
3 subjects
(each semester)
3 subjects Individual Study
Graduate 3 classes
(for the 1st semester)
3 subjects
(for an academic year)
3 subjects Independent Research

Following "core subjects" are compulsory subjects that must be completed in order to meet the requirements of the JUSST program.

Language Used

All JUSST classes are taught in English except Japanese Language Classes. For expected English profeciency, see Language RequirementsLanguage Requirements.

Credit Transfer

Upon the request from a home university, UEC will provide the student's records (including the syllabus, grade information and referee's report) in the JUSST program for the possible credit transfer by the home university.

Created: May 24, 2010 / Last Modified: April 3, 2023