Market overview

Moves to increase the number of study abroad students and employer demands for globally literate graduates are creating opportunities in the Japanese market.

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  • Capital Tokyo
  • Official languages Japanese
  • Population 126.5 million
  • Outbound tertiary internationally mobile students 31,702 Source: UNESCO

Student enrolments - growth and actual


28 Sep 2021 MIP subscribers only

Japanese university seeks Australian partner for English study tours

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14 Sep 2021 MIP subscribers only

Promotional video showcase opportunity at Okayama virtual study abroad fair

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28 May 2021 MIP subscribers only

Japanese high school seeking Australian high school partners for study abroad program

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24 May 2021 MIP subscribers only

Over 30 Japanese universities joining NAFSA 2021 to seek overseas partners

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13 Apr 2021 MIP subscribers only

Trade Commissioner Update: Sharon Bignell — Austrade Osaka

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3 Mar 2021 MIP subscribers only

North East Asia Joint Virtual Education Fair announced

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