SOAS University of London

Japan Research Centre

Japan Exchange and Teaching programme Pre-Departure Orientation and Reception


Date: 19 July 2019Time: 9:00 AM

Finishes: 19 July 2019Time: 8:00 PM

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Type of Event: Training


The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme is an official Japanese Government scheme aiming to improve foreign language teaching in schools and to promote international understanding. The orientation is organised by the Embassy of Japan for over 200 participants of 2019 JET programme who are departing from UK for Japan in early August. The programme includes classroom teaching and Japanese language sessions followed by the reception in the evening.

The Japanese Embassy would like to extend their thanks to the Japan Research Centre for their generous assistance with the event.


The application process for the 2019 intake has now closed. The next application period 
for the 2020 UK JET Programme will begin in October 2019.

Organiser: Japanese Embassy