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  • Capital Tokyo
  • Official Languages Japanese
  • Population 127.3 million
  • International tertiary students 36,389 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 1,855
  • Australian share (percentage) 5 percent

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Briefing session on new Japanese Government study abroad programMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, March 03, 2015Updates | Schools | Vocational Education and Training (VET)
Austrade recently held a briefing session on Australian school and VET institution capabilities for Japanese secondary high school teachers. Focusing on schools applying for ‘Tobitate! Next Japan’ gov ...
Japanese high school seeks Australian high school partner MIP subscribers only
Friday, January 30, 2015Schools | Opportunities
A Japanese high school is seeking an Australian high school partner for a collaborative research project including a study tour in 2017.
Japanese university seeks partner for staff and student development programsMIP subscribers only
Friday, January 30, 2015ELICOS | Higher education | Opportunities
A Japanese university is seeking interest from Australian universities that can provide staff development training for administrative staff and three- to four-week English study tour programs for stud ...
Expressions of interest sought for new Japanese Government study abroad programMIP subscribers only
Friday, January 23, 2015Schools | Opportunities
The Japanese Ministry of Education has launched the Tobitate! Next Japan study abroad program. Scholarships will be awarded to 300 senior high school students to undertake two-week to three-month stud ...
Tokyo Metropolitan Government announces large-scale study abroad plansMIP subscribers only
Friday, January 16, 2015Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Higher education
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has released details of its Long-Term Vision for Tokyo plans. With the aims of capitalising on the 2020 Olympic Games and becoming a leading global city, developing t ...

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