Master of Arts in Oriental Languages and Cultures (Japan)

Our (two-year) Master’s programme studies Oriental languages and cultures in four sub-areas: China, India, Japan and the Middle East. As in the Bachelor’s programme, students take on two language variants from your choice of sub-areas, and a set of course units focusing on culture and academic methodology.

Master's Programme
2 year 120 credits
Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
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After graduation

Application Deadline (for International degree students)

For students who need a visa: 1st of April

For students who do not need a visa: 1st of June

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Information on enrolment at Ghent University.

Tuition Fee

More information on tuition fees.

Costs of studying

From June 1st, you will find an overview here of the study materials and additional costs (besides tuition fees) for this programme. We try to provide the most accurate overview, but variations are always possible. For interuniversity or international programmes, we are not able to give an overview of the costs.

Contact (for international degree students)

Learning path counsellor:
Stefanie De Sloovere
T +32 9 264 39 44

Secretary of the Examination Board:
Bart Dessein

For programme-related questions:

For administrative questions contact the Ghent University international admission desk: