Announcement for Cool Japan Program 2017; Chiba University, Japan

This is Tomomi Yoshida and Kanae Tanihara( in charge of Short Stay Program at Foreign Student Support Section of Chiba University.Thank you for your continued cooperation and all your support with our university.
We are pleased to inform you the new program called "Cool Japan Program 2017", application is now open.

<Japanese Pop Culture ~ Anime, Otaku, Kawaii characters ~> This 1 week program is designed to give opportunities explore contemporary JAPAN. You can learn the essence of Japanese pop culture from many aspects, for example, anime, manga, otaku and idol culture. Nowadays, Japanese pop culture has spread and had a great influence all over the world.
Participants will enjoy field trips to Akihabara, Harajuku or Odaiba which are well known as entertainment and shopping spots. Also, you will get the latest knowledge by visiting museums and exhibitions of Japanese animation, publishing and high tech robots.

Application period is short, so please check with our website and attached PDF-file.

This program starts from 24th July to 28th July. Prticipants will stay at the hotel 6 nights in total. 
Your university's students will be able to apply and join the program individually.
(Application deadline: 12th June)
(Program participation fee: 130,000JPY per person)
We would appreciate if you could forward this message to your students and colleagues who might be interested in this program.

If you have any question, please feel free to contact us.