● Japan's "education system" and "types of higher education institutions"
Higher education in Japan begins after completing 12 years of primary education for 6 years and 3 years in the previous term and secondary education in the latter 3 years.
Schools classified as higher education institutions in Japan are "graduate school", "university" "junior college" "Professional Training College", "high Professional Training College", and "new professionals University "and" Professional Junior College ". Depending on the school type, there are "national" established by the country, "public" established by local public bodies, "private" schools established by other school corporations and corporations etc. In Japan, many of them are private schools.
One of the differences between national, public and private schools is "cost".
The cost of entering school such as entrance fee and tuition fee is set comparatively cheaply because there are standard values set by the country etc. in the case of national and public schools, but in the case of private schools, the school to enroll And the field you will learn.
For this reason, at first glance private schools seem very expensive, but many schools have scholarships, Tuition exemption, tax exemption system and other systems to support expenses, so the school you want to go to is decided Let's examine the support system such as scholarship.
Not limited to higher education institutions, most of the Japanese educational institutions are graduated from April to March of the next year in the first grade. Therefore, the Entrance Examination will start around September.
The test method may carry out a common test in part of the university, but mainly the exams unique to the school such as the written exam and the interview test. Since the content and subjects of exams vary from school to school, let's examine the exam subjects and contents of the school as soon as the school is decided.
What is distinctive in Japanese higher education institutions is that you need to decide which major to learn at the stage of filing.
Although there are schools that can change the major after enrollment, there are limitations in major majors that can be changed, or even if you change, it is almost time to conduct a test etc.
Whichever school you go to, you need to study the school before enrollment becomes very important, so take advantage of the school which you want to learn by using the internet or a briefing session for studying abroad Let's investigate thoroughly.
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