Josai International University - Japan

Learn about global concepts and issues from a Japanese perspective at Josai International University. Interested in Japanese language development? JIU's Japanese Program provides intensive language courses for all levels.




  • Togane City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan


  • Fall: September-January
  • Spring: April – August


  • Japanese and English


Fields of Study

  • Arts & Science


  • Furnished single flats (see fact sheet)

Consular Services

Credit Transfers

The following sample credit transfers show how your JIU courses could transfer back to Camosun.

JIU CourseCamosun Course
Basic Japanese 1JAPN 100 Introduction to Japanese 1
JAPN 101 Introduction to Japanese 2
JAPN 200 Second Year Japanese 1
Europe and JapanPSC 2XX Political Science 200-level
Gender and CultureASIA 2XX Asia Pacific Studies 200-level
International Studies III (Foreign Policy)PSC 2XX Political Science 200-level
Introduction to Political SciencePSC 105 Introduction to Politics
Japan and AsiaASIA 1XX Asia Pacific 100-level
Japanese AnimationHUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Japanese Culture C: Popular CultureHUM 1XX Humanities 100-level
Japanese Society: Thought and BehaviourASIA 110 Traditional Asia-Pacific
Non-Verbal Communication: JapanPSYC 1XX Psychology 100-level
Tradition in Contemporary JapanOne of:
  • ASIA 110 Traditional Asia-Pacific 
  • ASIA1XX Asia Pacific 100-level