Fields and levels of study


The subject areas listed below are available for exchange students. Their study at Joshibi should have a direct or close connection with their study at the home institution. Students at Bachelor’s level will be assigned to one of our BFA programmes, while students at Master’s level to one of our MFA or BFA programmes. The language in class and for communication on campus is Japanese. Joshibi will not provide them with any language translation service by staff or arrangement of translator. They should be well aware that they have a high proficiency in Japanese enough to survive in any academic and social situations. No other languages will be in use.

Bachelor of Fine Art Programmes (4-year)

Master of Fine Art Programmes (2-year)

Sagamihara Campus

Oil Painting
Japanese Painting
Sculpture (Metal, Clay, Stone, Paper, Wood)
Visual Design
Product and Environmental Design
Art Theory and Practice (theoretical study)
Science of Color (theoretical study)
Art History (theoretical study)
Art Education (theoretical study)

Suginami Campus

Media Art and Design
Art and Design for Healing
Fashion and Textiles
Art Produce and Museum Studies