Experience Living in Japan
- International Pacific University(Download brochure here IPU New Zealand Exchange Prog pdf
- Tokyo International Business College
20-week Study Exchange Programme at IPU New Zealand, Okayama, Japan
International Pacific University (IPU) was established in 2007 in Okayama city, western Japan. The Faculty of Sustainable Education for Future Generations is the first of its kind in Japan, and the Faculty of Physical Education has highly qualified academic staff and leading sports instructors who are former or present top athletes. Through both academic and sports activities, IPU New Zealand's educational aim is to train teachers and instructors of sound and mature character, who will be in demand for future generations.
The IPU New Zealand-IPU Study Exchange Programme is an option for students in their
second or third year of study at IPU New Zealand. During the 20-week exchange
students attend classes in Japanese, and have many opportunities to be
involved in extra-curricular activities from sports and martial arts to
dance and music groups.
Through the Exchange Programme at IPU New Zealand, IPU New Zealand students will:
Improve your Japanese language and intercultural communication skills
- Bring your experience back to NZ as academic credits for IPU New Zealand
- Gain teaching experience if your career goal is teaching
- Take advantage of IPU New Zealand's acclaimed sports institute and facilities
- Get a taste of the real Japan!
Established in 2003 by the Soshi Educational Group, TIBC, located in central Tokyo City, aims to provide students with real-world business skills. IPU New Zealand students have the opportunity to study at TIBC alongside Japanese and international university students, and experience life in the bustling metropolitan that is Tokyo. See the TIBC website here.