Study in Kobe

Orientation for New International Students (Autumn 2022)

  • Updated on September 26, 2022

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Orientation for International Students

 (only for newly enrolled students)

This will be held on the following days:

 For Date and Time (JST)  How to participate Registration 
  • MEXT students with
    Japanese language & Japanese studies
Monday,
September 26, 2022
14:00-15:30
Live-
stream
  not required
  • Kobe Japanese program (KJP) exchange students
    at Global Education
    Center
Thursday,
September 29, 2022
14:00-15:30
Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex)
  • MEXT students with Japanese language education
Thursday,
September 29, 2022
16:00-17:30
Live-
stream
  • Degree-seeking
    graduate students
    (MEXT program/privately financed)
Friday,
September 30, 2022
10:00-12:00
Live-
stream
Registration Deadline:
Tuesday,
September 27 
13:00 JST
Registration Form:
https://forms.office.com
/r/WgbQ6pa9Q1
  • Research students
    (MEXT program/privately financed)
    *exclude MEXT students with Japanese language education
Friday,
September 30, 2022
13:00-15:00
  • Exchange students (Undergraduate
    /Graduate)
    *exclude KJP
    exchange students
Friday,
September 30, 2022
15:30-17:30

If you are unable to participate in the orientation but would like to receive the recorded video later, please register in advance via the form. 

All new international students (including those who are unable to attend the orientation in real-time) must watch the orientation video at the bottom of this page before enrollment. Japanese, English and Chinese versions are available. 

【Handouts for International Students' Orientation】

1. Guidebook for International Students(Japanese / English / Chinese / Korean
2. Personal Accident Insurance for Students Pursuing Education and Research (PAS)
  The pamphlet / The guide 
3. Comprehensive Insurance for Students’ Lives Coupled with PAS For International Students
  The pamphlet 
4. Advising and counseling services for international students 
5. Disaster prevention information
6. Library Guides
7. Guidance on Security Export Control(English
  What is "Security Export Control"?
8. Recycling Rules(Japanese / English / Chinese / Korean / Vietnamese / Spanish / Portuguese
9. Event Information etc.   GEC Twitter   Career support

【Orientation Video】

2022年度後期 全学留学生オリエンテーション(日本語Japanese)
Orientation for New International Students Autumn 2022(English)
2022秋季学期 新留学生入学说明会(简体中文Chinese) 

 

Guidance for Graduate Students

 (only for newly enrolled students)

Please register in advance to view the live-stream of the guidance session. This will be held on the following day:

 For Date and Time (JST)  How to participate  Registration 
  • Degree-seeking graduate students
  • Research students

*exclude exchange students

Wednesday,
October 5, 2022
- Japanese session
  17:00-18:00 
- English session
  18:10-19:10
 Live-stream Registration Deadline:
Monday, October 3  13:00 JST
Registration Form:
https://bit.ly/3kWarDQ

If you are not going to participate but wish to receive handouts later, please register in advance via the form.

 

Japanese Language Classes offered by GEC (formerly CIE)

1.Japanese Classes Leaflet

2.Timetable: Intergrated Japanese Language classes

3.Timetable: Japanese Language and Japanese Studies classes