TOKYO--Young Japanese are less and less studying abroad, even though Japanese companies are more and more in need of globally minded employees that can compete in overseas markets.
TOKYO (Nikkei)--Business owners and leaders who graduated from the University of Tokyo, also known as Todai, have a deal for current students at their alma mater.
TOKYO (Nikkei)--The Ministry of Education plans to start English classes for third and fourth graders by fiscal 2020 to better prepare Japanese students for a more globalized world, The Nikkei learned Wednesday.
TOKYO (Nikkei)--Prestigious universities across Japan are turning to free online courses to help attract bright minds from both home and abroad. Their offerings so far, primarily in English, have already attracted tens of thousands of students.
TOKYO (Nikkei)--Academia and industry are joining forces to bring massive open online courses to the Japanese market next spring.