2021 RSJP Express

Onsite Program- In person style-

RSJP Express

Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Program

2021 RSJP Express Schedule

Subject to change
Term2 weeks
Japanese Language1,350 min
Japan Studies360 min
Total1,710 min
Text booksIncluded
Visa SupportYes
Credit No
Program fee100,000
Service fee5,000
Campus TourYes
Airport pick upNo
Bus PassNo
Travel InsuranceMandatory
Completion CeremonyYes

Required Documents

Before you proceed our online registration web site, please have all required documents ready. You can find details about the document below.

Please have your university/college-issued official Transcript ready.

Please have your university/college-issued official Enrollment ready.

Please make an appointment with your physician and ask them to fill our form. You can find our forms here.

All fields must be filled out and validate by your physician including their signatures.


Please write essays in Japanese. Use our template below and follow the instructions.


Please make a photo copy of your passport.

To make a students' list for teachers. Nice and clear photo please!


Please download templates here.

About accommodation options

We have changed our accommodation policies as follows.

  1. Student can find your accommodation.
  2. Please book within the city of Kyoto.
  3. Please stay in the same accommodation during the program period.
  4. Please notify us of your accommodation(name and address) to issue our Visa Support Letter if you need it.
  5. Pay the fee for the accommodation on your own. The fee is not included in our program fee.


To come to Ritsumeikan every day, we recommend you to book your accommodation at convenient locations.  Using the City Bus is one of the most convenient solutions. Following buses are very easy to come without any transit.

Major Bus numbers to come to Ritsumeikan directly: #12, #15, #50, #51,#59, Rapid #202,  Rapid#205,


City Bus

Easy to ride

Access Map

Ritsumeikan Univ.

To book your accommodation

You can book at your favourite travel agent. But you can also find your accommodations at the website below too.

Tourism Kyoto

Operated by the City of Kyoto.

Hotels and RYOKAN

MYK Ent.

Kyoto-base travel agent.  Fluent in English and Japanese.

Ritsumeikan Alumni opereted.

In early April 2021, we will decide whether or not to hold the RSJP Express.



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