Academic Calendar of KUINEP

2017-2018 KUINEP (October 2017 - September 2018)

Fall Semester

Year Item Data
2017 Students arrive at Kyoto September 28 (TBD)
KUINEP orientation and Japanese Language Placement Test September 29 (TBD)
Classes start October 2
Winter Vacation starts December 29
2018 Winter Vacation ends January 3
KUINEP English Classes end February 6
Japanese Language Classes end Beginning of February

Spring Semester

Year Item Data
2018 Students arrive at Kyoto April 1-6 (TBD)
Classes start April 9 (TBD)
KUINEP English Classes end August 3 (TBD)
Japanese Language Classes end Early August

No classes will be held on the following days

National Holidays -2017 & 2018

  • Health-Sports Day October 9, 2017
  • Culture Day November 3, 2017
  • Labor Thanksgiving Day November 23, 2017
  • Emperor's Birthday December 23, 2017
  • Coming of Age Day January 8, 2018
  • National Foundation Day February 11, 2018
  • Vernal Equinox Day March 21, 2018
  • Showa Day April 29, 2018
  • Constitution Memorial Day May 3, 2018
  • Green Day May 4, 2018
  • Children's Day May 5, 2018
  • Marine Day July 16, 2018
  • Mountain Day August 11, 2018
  • Respect-for-the-Aged Day September 17, 2018
  • Autumn Equinox Day September 23, 2018

University Holiday

  • University Festival November 24-27, 2017 (TBD) 
  • Anniversary Day June 18, 2017