Go Abroad

International Christian University Summer Program


City: Mitaka, Tokyo   Country: Japan

International Christian University Summer Courses in Japanese Website


  • Summer Courses in Japanese (SCJ) at International Christian University (ICU) is an intensive six-week program. SCJ aims to provide a stimulating environment in which university/college students may increase their understanding of the Japanese language and culture.
  • In the classroom as well as in their daily life, students will have opportunities to improve their language skills and to develop confidence in intercultural communication. This program offers a direct encounter with Japan, its language and people.
  • More about SCJ
  • Yuichi Kurimoto Award for Japan Business Students: Bachelor of Commerce students may be eligible for a fully funded experience. Award value will be dependent on the length of the program and program costs.
  • The 2020 Summer Olympics will be in Tokyo from July 24th- August 9th, 2020!

When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Summer

Dates & Duration: Summer Courses in Japan 2020 Schedule (July 3, 2020 - August 5, 2020)

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate, Graduate

See Eligibility.

Program Information

Language of Instruction: English, Japanese 

International Christian University Credit Information

Fees & Costs

Education Abroad Nomination Fee: $250.00 CAD 

Program Fee (EXCH 811- *6): $1,459.89 CAD 

Accommodation: ¥80,000 JPY (approx. $975 CAD) 

PROGRAM TOTAL: Approx. $2684 CAD

Important Fee Information:

Based on the Spring/Summer 2019 UAlberta fee index, and non-instructional fees
International students will be subject to the international differential fee
Fees are subject to change without notice. Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements to Tokyo. Students are also responsible for any additional costs including visa fees, vaccinations, medical coverage, books and supplies, meals, entertainment and incidental expenses.


Housing is available on campus and off campus. 

Program Contact

University of Alberta International, Education Abroad