The East Asia Institute at Tokyo Christian University

If you are interested in the 2024 EAI Program,
the door is open! We are waiting for you!
Application deadline is April 30.

Messages from EAI students in 2023
Filled with love and encouragement for future EAI students!

Come join us next fall!!


The East Asia Institute at Tokyo Christian University is a one-semester program that offers you the opportunity to

  • Study about Japan and the Far East while experiencing it!
  • Learn and speak Japanese every day both on and off-campus!
  • Experience dorm life with Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and other international students from around the world!
  • Worship and serve in local Japanese, Korean-speaking, Chinese-speaking, and/or English-speaking churches!
  • Join in field trips that make your classroom studies come alive!
  • Live and study in Japan at a fraction of the cost of comparable programs!!
2024 Fall Program

TCU is now accepting applications for Fall 2024! CLICK HERE to start your application.
It’s easy to get started! And once you get started, you can fill out your application little by little. You can leave your saved application and return to it as many times as you like.
If you’re not yet ready to start an application, you can still take a small step right now. Fill out this simple form today and let us know you’re interested.
Or, if you have any questions about the East Asia Institute, you can email the TCU Admissions Office.(eai@tci.ac.jp)

Interested in applying for our B.A. program as a 1st-year or transfer student instead? You can find that page here.