- Arts students who have completed or are due to complete 48 credit points of study at Monash before commencing the exchange program (If you are not an Arts student, please see the Monash Abroad website for your home faculty’s requirements)
- Students who have a credit average (60%) minimum (higher grade requirements apply for some universities)
- Students who have an active enrolment at Monash, and have obtained approval from the faculty to apply
- If you are accepted by a Japanese university, you are going to Japan as a Monash student. You should NOT defer totally from Monash University.
Please see Monash University’s overall eligibility requirements for further details.
Students who are able to study a full-time load of Japanese language or cultural units in Japan and have them credited towards their Monash degree. A full-time load is defined as 18-24 credit points per semester.
For honours students, a full-time load for the purposes of exchange to Japan is defined as 24 credit points per year. In some cases it is possible to gain credit for other areas of study whilst on exchange to Japan. Please contact Monash Abroad for more details.
The global opportunities with Arts at Monash
Chinese, Japanese & French languages graduate Sarah Holloway co-founded Matcha Maiden, a global e-commerce organic matcha powder supplier, and about a year ago started the physical venue Matcha Mylkbar in Melbourne, soon opening in Sydney. Sarah shares her experience making the most of Monash’s global exchange opportunities with her language studies and how this advantaged her in both her law career and current business. She says, ‘languages have really propelled my career and personal life. I can’t even describe the tangible benefits. It helps you in everything you do.’
- Celebrating 50 years of Japanese at Monash
Student Success in the Japanese Speech Contest in Victoria 2015
The 46th Japanese Language Speech Contest 2015 (Victorian Final) was held at the University of … Continue reading Student Success in the Japanese Speech Contest in Victoria 2015
Student success in the 46th Australian Japanese Language Speech Contest Finals
The 46th Australian Japanese Language Speech Contest Finals was held at The Japan Foundation, Sydney … Continue reading Student success in the 46th Australian Japanese Language Speech Contest Finals
EXPLORING JAPAN THROUGH NEW LENSES: EMERGING THEMES IN JAPANESE STUDIES
A Postgraduate Symposium hosted by The Japanese Studies Centre, Monash University With a Keynote by Professor Tessa … Continue reading EXPLORING JAPAN THROUGH NEW LENSES: EMERGING THEMES IN JAPANESE STUDIES
Welcome to Dr. Jason Jones!
The Japanese Program is pleased to announced the arrival of Dr. Jason Jones, our new … Continue reading Welcome to Dr. Jason Jones!
Student Success in the Japanese Speech Contest
The Japanese Language Speech Contest 2014 (Victorian Final) was held at the University of Melbourne … Continue reading Student Success in the Japanese Speech Contest
Kishi Fellow to Japan announced
Written by Jason Emmanuelle – Bachelor of Arts – Languages (Major in Japanese and Linguistics) … Continue reading Kishi Fellow to Japan announced
New Colombo Plan Pilot Program Launch in Tokyo by Shojeeb Alam
The New Colombo Plan (NCP) is a welcome new initiative by the Australian Government to … Continue reading New Colombo Plan Pilot Program Launch in Tokyo by Shojeeb Alam
Monash Japanese Studies students receive New Colombo Plan Grants
All eight students leaving for Japan to start student exchange programs this April will receive … Continue reading Monash Japanese Studies students receive New Colombo Plan Grants
Study Abroad in Japan
Post-information session update: slides from the session are available to download here. Please note, however, … Continue reading Study Abroad in Japan
Japan, Australia and the global context: Connections across languages and societies A Symposium in honour of Helen Marriott
On Saturday 15th March the Japanese Studies Centre at Monash University held a one-day Symposium … Continue reading Japan, Australia and the global context: Connections across languages and societies A Symposium in honour of Helen Marriott