The Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) holds “Japan Education Fairs” in other countries aimed at high school students, university students, etc., who wish to pursue study in Japan, and since 2008, Kanagawa University has taken part in these events each year. Should they have the opportunity, individuals who have an interest in pursuing study at Kanagawa University are encouraged to attend.

Events attended in 2014 (for reference purposes)

  • North America
  • Taiwan
  • Korea
  • China (Beijing venue only)
  • Malaysia

Japan Education Fairs

Hosted by JASSO and held for study in Japan exclusively, these fairs are aimed at locals who wish to pursue study in Japan, as well as other concerned parties.

1. Taiwan Host cities 1) Kaohsiung, 2) Taipei
Event dates July each year
2. Thailand Host cities 1) Chiang Mai, 2) Bangkok
Event dates September each year
3. Korea Host cities 1) Seoul, 2) Busan
Event dates Event dates: September each year
4. Indonesia Host cities 1) Surabaya, 2) Jakarta
Event dates October each year
5. Vietnam Host cities 1) Hanoi, 2) Ho Chi Minh City
Event dates October, November & May each year

Japan Education Fairs (Program for Promoting Inter-University Exchange)

Participation in the annual conferences of NAFSA: Association of International Educators (North America) and EAIE: European Association for International Education, which are international meetings for professionals in charge of international exchange at universities and the like.

*Hosted by local organizations and aimed at professionals in charge of international exchange at universities and the like.

1. North America International meeting NAFSA (Association of International Educators) Annual Conference
Event site North American city (changes each year)
Event date June each year
2. Europe International meeting EAIE (European Association for International Education) Annual Conference
Event site European city (changes each year)
Event date September each year

Japan Education Exchange Fairs (International Education Exhibitions)

Participation in events hosted by local groups featuring exhibits by organizations from around the world, targeting locals who wish to pursue study in Japan, as well as other concerned parties, in the event’s Japanese section.

1. China International education fair China Education Expo
Host cities Beijing/Shanghai (two days each, held on separate dates)
Event date October each year
2. Malaysia International education fair FACON Education Fair
Host city Kuala Lumpur
Event date December each year