Japan sets direction for drawing foreign students
NHK -- Sep 02
An Education Ministry panel has come up with a basic plan for attracting top-class students to Japan from around the world.

The panel has been studying the issue amid intensifying global competition for talented students. University professors and members of economic organizations are among the panel members.

The panel decided to put emphasis on the fields of engineering, medicine, law, and agriculture.

According to the plan, study abroad coordinators will be placed in 9 regions, including Southeast Asia and Africa.

Source: NHK
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