Summer Japanese Language and Cultural Exploration Programme

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The programme aims at enhancing students’ Japanese proficiency and deepening their understanding of the tradition and culture of Kansai region (particularly Kyoto) in Japan. Ten to twelve New Asia students (“New Practical Japanese I” level or above) are selected by the College to attend a three-week summer programme at Kyoto Sangyo University including Japanese learning classes (elementary to lower intermediate level), traditional cultural activities, field trip and the opportunity to meet some local students. Upon completing the language training, the group will have a one-week study trip in Kyoto and Osaka before returning to Hong Kong.

Student's sharing from New Asia Life Monthly - Sept 2019

Introduction PPT


15 June – 9 July 2020



HK$13,500* (including tuition fees, round-trip air-ticket#, accommodation and extra-curricular activities). Additionally, participants need to pay the meals, accommodation and personal expenditures during a one-week study trip in Japan.

* The college will provide a subsidy of HK$9,000 to each participant upon the completion of the programme.

# Participants should travel by the same flight on both outbound and inbound.



- New Asia students with “New Practical Japanese I” level or above, or equivalent level acquired from other educational organizations are eligible to apply.

- Interview is required.

- Participants have to submit a study report upon the completion of the programme.



Submit Online Application from 13 Jan to Feb 2020.


Announcement of results

28 February 2020 (Successful applicants will be informed individually by email)


Other financial assistance

This programme is eligible programmes under "EDB Subsidy Schemes – SSE and SSEBR", eligible students may apply for the subsidy schemes. For more information about financial assistance, please visit the OAL website:



Mr. Jack Wong

Dean of Students’ Office