(Last Updated On: November 26, 2019)
SAO Programme Code JP5
SAO Programme Type Option 1  KGU Summer School: G2 *
Option 2  Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Program : G1*
Programme Period Option 1  KGU Summer School

Option 1 A- Japanese Language Study Track (Beginner):      June 5 – July 9

Option 1 B- Japanese Language Study Track (Elementary):  June 5 – July 9

Option 1 C- East Asia Study Track:                                             June 5 – July 9

Option 2 Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Program

Option 2  :  July 15 – August 4, 2020

 U Macau Application Deadline 14 February 2020
Quota Option 1 : TBC
Option 2 : TBC
Courses Option 1: KGU Summer School

1-A: Japanese Language Study Track (Beginner)

  • Japanese for Daily Life
  • Japanese Society
  • Japanese Culture

1-B: Japanese Language Study Track (Elementary)

  • Intensive Japanese
  • Japanese Society
  • Japanese Culture

1-C: East Asia Study Track

  • Economy and Business
  • Politics & International Relations
  • Culture and Society
Option 2:  Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Program

  • Beginner course 
  • Elementary course
  • Intermediate course
Programme Fee Option 1:KGU Summer School (Option 1-/ Option 1-B/ Option 1-C ): JPY400,000   Option 2:Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Programme : JPY160,000
Programme Fee Include:

  • All classes and extracurricular activities offered throughout the program
  • Accommodation for the duration of the program
  • KGU designated hotel on Arrival Day
  • Chartered bus from the hotel to KGU
  • Chartered bus from KGU to Kansai International Airport (Departure Day)
  •  Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance

 

Programme Fee Include:

  • All Classes and Cultural Activities and Fieldtrips
  • Accommodation for the duration of the program
  • Accommodation on Arrival Day
  • Chartered bus from the hotel to KGU
  • Chartered bus from KGU to Kansai International Airport
  • Liability insurance, fire insurance
Option 1: https://ciec.kwansei.ac.jp/upload/kgu_summer.pdf

Option 2: https://ciec.kwansei.ac.jp/upload/kgu_intensive_japanese.pdf

Official website: https://ciec.kwansei.ac.jp/study/shortprograms/

English Requirement
Other Requirement Please refer to the above pdf link for more details
Remarks

*SAO reserves the right to change the programme type/amount of sponsorship based on the actual expenses spent during the trip

(Very Unsatisfied 1 – 4 Very Satisfied)

Overall experience  : 3.4

Visa Application
– Procedure of the application: 3.2
– The length of the application: 3.2
– The attitude of the staff in consulate/embassy: 3.2
Comments:

Programme Arrangement
– Course Intensity (Very intensive 1 – 4 Not intensive): 2.6
– Payment of programme fee: 3.2
– Course arrangement: 3.7
– Airport pick up service: 3.6
– Buddies: 3.4
– The entertainment of extra activities: 3.33
Comments:

“We  learned the grammar, vocabulary, kanji, speaking and listening. Kwansei gakuin university have a special system to help us to learn Japanese. It is a system that some Japanese students came to talk, teach and practice Japanese with us.”

“Joining this summer programme can let me expand the field of vision of Japanese culture such as the dietary aspect, clothing aspect and holiday aspect etc. ”

“KGU locals on the mountain. The whole campus is large and beautiful. There are lots of trees and some exquisite landscapes.  The building style is totally different from UM .This program is great. One of the best activities is Japanese partner. They are kind and patient.”

Accommodation (Homestay)
– The price: 3.6
– The location: 2.8
– The cleanliness: 3.71
– The Facilities: 3.71
– The attitude of staff: 3.6
Comments:

Accommodation (On campus)
– The price: 4
– The location: 4
– The cleanliness: 4
– The Facilities: 4
– The attitude of staff: 4
Comments:

Accommodation (Off campus)
– The price: 3
– The location: 4
– The cleanliness: 3
– The Facilities: 3
– The attitude of staff: 4
Comments:

“Hostess learned English for a while, it was not difficult using Japanese and English to start daily conversation. During conversation every night, not only promote my Japanese skills but also learned a lot what Japanese think, act, and feel.”

“Host and hostess both were very kind and gentle, treated me as their own son. They had their own house, small but warm, fulfill with Japanese characteristic. ”

“In this program, I lived in a Janpanese homestay family which located in Takarazuka city. The family has Janpanese hostess, them are very nice to me.”

“I think this program is worth recommending, because they gave you a chance to live with the local family and get close to their traditional culture.”

Canteen
– The price: 3.1
– The taste: 3.2
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