ISJP Application

Preparing the application form and accompanying documents

Please download the ISJP application (PDF, 64 kB), fill it in (English) and enclose the following documents:

  • Your curriculum vitae (incl. university studies, hobbies, volunteer activities)

  • Letter of recommendation by a professor

  • Copy of passport for visa application (validity minimum one year)

  • Letter of guarantee for sufficient financial support (e.g. scholarship)

Postal Address

NCC Center for the Study of Japanese Religions
Interreligious Studies in Japan Program (ISJP)
Attn.: Coordinator
Karasuma Shimotachiuri, Kamikyo-ku
Kyoto 602-8011, JAPAN


Deadlines and Visa

March 31 for fall semester

Application is to be sent to the Coordinator of the program. Candidates have to apply for visas at a Japanese embassy or consulate in their home countries. The proper visa category is “cultural visa” (bunka visa).


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