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About Japan

Study in Japan

Japan has so many aspects of that are attractive for study abroad students. The Land of the Rising Sun has a rich history, unique culture, and society, and is a developed country home to the third largest economy in the world. With its immense influence in lucrative industries such as automobile manufacturing, electronic goods, and technology; Japan is a natural home to a lot of talent and innovation. 

With partner schools in Tokyo and Beppu to name a few, Filipino international students have a lot to choose in pursuing their international studies.

We have over 2 Japanese schools and universities on our website that you can search and apply from!

Why study in Japan?

Japan is an ideal destination for Filipino international students thanks to its top-ranking universities and futuristic community. There are a handful of reasons why Filipinos should study in Japan.

  • High Educational Standards
  • Amazing Standard of Living
  • Rich Culture and History

Schools in Japan

Japan's exceptional education system is ranked 10th in the QS Higher Education System Strength Rankings 2018.

Life and Culture in Japan

Studying in Japan can sound exciting and fun thanks to its rich culture, advanced technology, and safe environment. There are notable challenges that international students will face should they decide to study abroad in Japan.  

Study and work opportunities in Japan for Filipinos

Filipino international students can work part-time once they have received a Shikakugai Katsudo Kyoka (Permit to Engage in Activity other than that Permitted by the Status of Residence Previously Granted).  The school or university should be able to help students acquire this permit. International students can also file applications at the nearest Regional Immigration Bureau.

Once you have that permit, you can work up to 28 hours per week when school is in session or up to 8 hours per day during school breaks.

Student and work visa requirements in Japan

Learn all the requirements, processing time, fees, and everything Filipinos need to know to apply for a study and work visa in Japan. Discover how you can apply for a student and work visa in the Land of the Rising Sun. 

A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting a Student Visa in Japan

5 Questions to Ask if You’re Applying for a Post-Study Work Visa in Japan

Scholarships in Japan

Tuition fees can be a major deciding factor for Filipinos who are interested to study in Japan. Fortunately, Japan has a merit-based tuition fee exemption system. There are also scholarships provided by universities themselves. In fact, both the government of Japan and the Philippines provide scholarship grants to Filipino students who are looking to study abroad.

Quick Facts & Figures


Tokyo, Japan




JPY (Japanese Yen)


Constitutional Monarchy


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