Applications for our 2020 Summer CJS programmes will open in the new year. In the meantime if you do have any questions, please do get in touch

You will need to submit both your online application and supporting statement by 31 March 2019. We will not be assessing applications until after this date and we may need to request further supporting documents or references.

We will inform successful Japan Orientation applicants by 12 April 2019 and successful Ishibashi Summer Fellowship applicants by 29 April 2019. If you have been successful in your application you will be sent a link to officially accept your offer.

Short-Term study visa 

If you require a visa to study in the UK, you will need to apply for a short-term study visa once you have formally accepted your offer. A formal letter will be issued for visa application purposes.

Please make yourself aware of visa regulations for your home country and if necessary apply for the required paperwork within the allocated time period.

Our Visa Compliance team will check your passport and visa (if relevant) during orientation for your programme.

You can find out more about short-term study visas on the Visa Information webpage, and our International Student Advisory Team is on hand to help at:

Registering as a UEA student

One month before arrivals you will receive an email inviting you to pre-register online and to upload a photograph for your campus card, you will need to complete this task before arriving on campus.

Further communication

Once you have accepted your offer of a place on a programme, you will be sent regular communications via email. It is important to check your inbox and inform us at if your details change.