The Ritsumeikan Summer Japanese Program - Session 2 (RSJP2) is designed for undergraduate students offering a comprehensive introduction to Japanese language and culture.

RSJP2 offers language levels from introductory to advanced. RSJP consists of two major subjects: intensive Japanese language classes and Japanese Studies classes to learn about Japanese culture and take part in fieldwork excursions.

Fields of study

UQ students are able to participate in the Ritsumeikan Summer Japanese Program: Session Two (RSJP2). The following fields of study are available:

  • Japanese Language & Culture

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website

Credit equivalent

2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of the RSJP2 (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and the RSJP2 entry requirements. This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2018 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

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The program fee is approximately $3,100 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is included in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Winter applications for this program have now closed
Host: Applications to the host university have now closed

Program Dates

Start: 03 July 2018
End: 03 August 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Kyoto, Japan
Credit: For-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate