Japanese Studies (programme option)

Japan is a vibrant nation. It boasts the third largest economy of the world, it is the centre of technological innovation, and its visual popular culture enthrals young audiences around the world.

The programme option is part of the programme

Asia and Middle East Studies (master's two years)

Career Interviews

  • oksenvag-oystein-200x232 Adviser for East-Asian languages and language options

    Humanities specialists have some of the most varied and interesting careers – because our studies enable us to work in practically all fields, Øystein N. Øksenvåg says. He has a master’s degree in East Asian Studies and works at the Foreign Language Centre.

  • bolso-kristoffer-198x232 Cruise operator

    A Bachelor's degree in Japanese was the first step on the path to a job in the field of international trade and tourism, says Kristoffer Bolsø. He is currently working at Wilhelmsen Ships Service in Japan.