Program Information

Short Program

Short Program (1 to 2 weeks)
- Deepen your knowledge in your academic field -

Chiba University offers unique short programs in various academic fields in Japan for one to two weeks during the summer/winter vacation. This program is designed for partner institutions outside of Japan which wish to send a group of 15-30 students.
The programs consist of workshops, presentations and off-campus activities and are conducted by leading researchers and professionals in each field.

Programs (2020 summer -2021 winter)

Note: Below are the programs conducted in 2020 summer and 2021 winter. The latest programs will be released as soon as they are ready.

  • Understanding Japan: From Social Science Perspective(Law, Politics and Economics)
  • Science Lesson Study(Education)
  • Word Processing and Software Computation for Mathematics(Science)
  • Invitation to contemporary physics(Science)
  • Invitation to Fundamental & State-of-the-Art Chemistry(Science)
  • Biodiversity and nature conservation in Japan(Science)
  • Geology, Geomorphology, Volcanology, and Seismology at the Boso Subduction Zone(Science)
  • Summer Industrial Design Workshop(Engineering)
  • Winter Industrial Design Workshop(Engineering)
  • Nursing at Chiba University: Tradition and Innovation(Nursing)

For more information about the programs, please check our program brochure.
Short Program 2020-2021

For the information about studying at Chiba University, please check this brochure.
About CU-2020

Information related to the application

For both students and institutions
General Information for the Short Program
* Please read this document before you apply

For institutions
Questionnaire Sheet for Short Program
Questionnaire Sheet for Short Program

For students
CU_Application Form
CU_Application Form


Foreign Student Support Section of International Student Division,
Department of Student Affairs, Chiba University
Address: 1-33, Yayoi-cho, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8522 JAPAN
Phone: +81-43-290-2195