Summer Program

Application & Fee

Admission Procedures

The application for the Summer Japanese Intensive Program 2016 is closed.

Entry Requirements
1. Applicants for the Summer Japanese Intensive Program at Seinan Gakuin University are college student abroad.

2. Applicants must have studied Japanese language for a minimum of one semester and should be able to read the Japanese KANA syllabary and have knowledge of Te-Form.

Numbers to be admitted
Maximum 40 altogether (4 classes)


    ● Refresher (Beginning II)
    ● Pre-intermediate
    ● Intermediate
    ● Advanced

60 mins x 3 classes x 15 days and exams
* Project work (field work, interviews with Japanese students, etc) are scheduled outside regular class periods. For reference, see last summer's class schedule.
*Placement Test: Students are all given a placement test at the first day of the program. They are placed in one of four levels of classes based on its results.

Seinan Gakuin University International House (I-House)
Shared kitchens are available at the International House
Room Facilities: air conditioner, bed, desk, chair, refrigerator, toilet, lights, sink with hot and cold water.
*Housing will be available from June 25 (Sat) to noon, July 29 (Fri).
*All the participants are expected to stay at the I-House.
Due to the balance of number of residents in the dormitory, participants might be placed in the off-campus dormitory (twin bedded room).

160,000 JPY
for students from SGU’s partner institutions
170,000 JPY for students from other institutions     

*Tuition fees, textbook fees, accommodation fee, rental futon fee, field trip to
   Dazaifu and Kumamoto are included.
*Air fare, meals, accident and medical insurance fee are not included.
*Field work fees (around 3,000 JPY) are not included.   

Payment information will be informed after your participation is admitted.
Total fees must be paid in Japanese Yen and received by remittance.
The deadline of remittance will be announced with the acceptance information.

Cancellation is accepted only by e-mail. (
Be sure that these dates are in "Japan Time".

1. Cancellation from May 30 to June 19, 2016: 20% penalty fee will be charged from total fee.
2. Cancellation from June 20  to June 26, 2016: 50% penalty fee will be charged from total fee.
3. Cancellation from June 27, 2016: 100% penalty fee will be charged from total fee.

*Bank fee of refund will be deducted from the total fees.
*Total fee includes Tuition Fees, Accommodation Fee, Rental Futon Fee, and Kumamoto Field Trip fee.

Required Documents


Online Application Form
Please contact us ( to obtain the password for your application.

2 Certificate to show that you are a student registered at your home institution
3 Two ID photos
(Passport Size: 4.5cmx3.5cm Both color and black and white are acceptable.) 
4 Copy of passport
5 Get accident insurance which covers 1 month stay in Japan
* You must obtain an accident insurance policy to cover your one-month stay in Japan after you are admitted. Be sure to bring an insurance certificate to Japan.
(We will make a photocopy of your insurance on the first day of the program.)

Application Deadline
March 31, 2016

  For further information, please contact us at:

Center for International Education
Seinan Gakuin University
6-2-92 Nishijin, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka
814-8511 Japan
E-mail :
Phone : +81-92-823-3346
Fax : +81-92-823-3334
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