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Step by Step Higher Education in Japan
For Privately-Financed International Students
SPM , SPMV , O-Level
Qualifications
Option No. 1
Complete a year of "Course of Preliminary Study for University Entrance" ?Pre-U?at one of the authorised Japanese language institutions, inclusive learning Japanese language
?15 schools to choose for in Japan
?1 school to choose for in Malaysia

Complete a year of “Course of Preliminary Study for University Entrance” [ Pre-U ] at one of the authorised Japanese language institutions, inclusive of learning Japanese language.
15 schools to choose from in Japan
1 school to choose from in Malaysia
Option No. 2
Attend a course in higher education institution in home country for the required 12 years of education. After that, study the Japanese language either in Malaysia or in Japan if the student’s Japanese isn’t good enough.
Sit for "Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students" (EJU) in Malaysia or later in Japan.
Apply to schools offering “Pre-arrival Admission System” based solely on EJU results
OR Apply to schools which use EJU results as well as their own entrance examinations
Undergraduate schools : 4 years
....6 years for medicine, dentistry & veterinary science
Junior colleges : 2~3 years
Specialised training colleges : 2 years
Colleges of technology : 2~2.5 years
Note : There are also some undergraduate programmes conducted in English medium.
Graduate schools
Master’s Programme : 2 years (not inclusive of research student system)
Doctor’s Programme : 3 years (not inclusive of research student system)
4 years for medicine, dentistry & veterinary science upon completion of 6 years undergraduate school
Note : There are also some postgraduate programmes conducted in English medium.


STPM, UEC, Diploma,
A-Level, Matriculation,
Pre-U Study,
University Foundation
and Equivalent Qualifications
If the command of Japanese language isn’t good enough, study Japanese in Malaysia before going to Japan, or study it for a certain period after arriving in Japan.
Preparatory Japanese language programmes at private universities
Accredited private Japanese language institutions
Sit for "Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students" (EJU) in Malaysia or later in Japan.
Apply to schools offering “Pre-arrival Admission System” based solely on EJU results
OR Apply to schools which use EJU results as well as their own entrance examinations
Undergraduate schools : 4 years
....6 years for medicine, dentistry & veterinary science
Junior colleges : 2~3 years
Specialised training colleges : 2 years
Colleges of technology : 2~2.5 years
Note : There are also some undergraduate programmes conducted in English medium.
Graduate schools
Master’s Programme : 2 years (not inclusive of research student system)
Doctor’s Programme : 3 years (not inclusive of research student system)
4 years for medicine, dentistry & veterinary science upon completion of 6 years undergraduate school.
Note : There are also some postgraduate programmes conducted in English medium.

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