Links (Study in Japan)

Links to some websites of international exchange related organizations and information sources are listed below.
However, IPO does not endorse any of these websites or guarantee the trustworthiness of their contents.
Furthermore, IPO shall not be responsible for any loss, damage, or charges which may be incurred when visiting these sites. The viewer shall take full responsibility when visiting these websites.

Immigration Procedures

The Immigration Bureau of Japan
*You can download the formats for immigration procedures.

Japanese Visa Information

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA)

Embassies and Consulates

Links to Japanese Embassies and Consulates(Ministry of Foreign Affairs Web site)

Links to Foreign Embassies and Consulates-General in Japan(Ministry of Foreign Affairs Web site)

Study in Japan

Study in Japan Comprehensive Guide

Japan Student Service Organization(JASSO)


Scholarships for Study in Japan

Interesting websites about Tokyo and Japan

Japan National Tourist Organization

Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau

Guide to living in Bunkyo, Tokyo (for foreign residents)Japan-Guide

Wide range of information on Japan

The Japan Times (news in English)


Guide to Japan/ Emergency

About Japan

(To search for books and other literature about Japan)

CiNii Articles

(National Institute of Informatics, union catalog information retrieval service)

(Japan's political and social system, etc.)

Web site of the Prime Minister of Japan and his Cabinet

Supreme Court Web site

House of Representatives Web site

House of Councilors Web site

(Japanese administrative information)

Japan Links

(Japanese local governments)

Regions & Cities

(Japan's geography and geographical features)

Geographic Survey Institute (GSI) Web site, Maps and Geographic Information

(Japanese culture)

The Virtual Museum

Japan Fact Sheet

Japan Atlas