University of Tokyo

Survey Number 1174
Survey Title Survey on International Students Enrolled in Short-term Educational Programs, 2015
Depositor Japan Student Services Organization
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Summary This survey investigates the state of international students enrolled in non-degree short-term programs of less than six months, which are operated as courses established in the university statutes for the purposes of education, research, cultural experiences, or practical language study or the awarding of a certificate (proof of completion) or similar for courses not established in the university statutes during the 2015 academic year (April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016).
Data Type quantitative research
quantitative research: micro data
Universe Universities and junior colleges that had international students enrolled in short-term educational programs during the 2015 academic year
Unit of Observation Organization
Sample Size Responses regarding 15,015 international students were received from the schools that were the target of the survey.
Date of Collection 2015-04-01 ~ 2016-03-31
2015/4/1 – 2016/3/31
Time Period 2015 ~ 2015
Spatial Unit Japan
Sampling Procedure
Mode of Data Collection
Investigator Japan Student Services Organization
DOI 10.34500/SSJDA.1174
Sponsors (Funds)
Related Publications (by the Investigator) Please refer to the abstract in Japanese.
Related Publications (based on Secondary Analysis) List of related publications (based on Secondary Analysis)
Documentation [Questionnaire]
Major Survey Items The following items were surveyed, for each international student:
・Level of implementation
・Research category
・Registered institution directly before the current program
・Course as per university statutes
・Type of residence
・Program period
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Version 1 : 2018-12-04
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