Graduate School of Language and Society at Hitotsubashi University

The Institute and the Centre for Student Exchange, HitotsubashiUniversity, cooperate in the graduate program in teaching Japanese as a second language administered by the Graduate School of Language and Society, HitotsubashiUniversity. The objective of the program is the nurture of effective Japanese language teachers who possess thorough knowledge of different aspects of Japan in order to play an active role in Japanese language education in Japan and overseas. The Master's program started in April 2005, and the Ph.D. program started in April 2007.