Academic Calendar of KUINEP

2016-2017 KUINEP (October 2016 - September 2017)

Fall Semester

Year Item Data
2016 Students arrive at Kyoto September 28 or 29 (TBD)
KUINEP Opening Ceremony, orientation and Japanese Language Placement Test

September 29, 30 (TBD)

Classes start October 3
Winter Vacation starts December 29
2017 Winter Vacation ends January 3
KUINEP English Classes end February 7
Japanese Language Classes end Beginning of February
Spring Semester
Year Item Data
2017 Students arrive at Kyoto April 1-5 (TBD)
Classes start April 10 (TBD)
KUINEP English Classes end August 4 (TBD)
Japanese Language Classes end Early August

No classes will be held on the following days

National Holidays -2017

  • Health-Sports Day October 10
  • Culture day November 3
  • Thanksgiving Day November 23
  • Emperor's Birthday December 23
  • Coming of Age day January 9
  • National Foundation Day February 11(Saturday)
  • Vernal Equinox Day March 20
  • Showa Day April 29 (Saturday)
  • Constitution Memorial Day May 3
  • Green Day May 4
  • Children's Day May 5
  • Marine Day July 17
  • Mountain Day August 11
  • Respect-for-the-Aged Day September 18
  • Autumn Equinox Day September 23

University Holiday

  • University Festival November 19-22 (TBD) 
  • Anniversary Day June 18