A person who intends to go for higher education in Japan can chose among the various institutions of higher education which can be broadly classified as -
-Specialized schools whichprovide rigorous training and awards degree after two years of the course.
-Universities that teach in a broader outlook and awards a degree after four year of the course. To enter university student has to give entrance exam. For that they have to go two years of training at a private preparatory classroom but some students may by pass this.
Types Of Universities
There are 3 types of universities in Japan
National universities are higher in the standard of teaching.They focus on teaching the basic concept and to make the fundamentals clear.
These are many in number. They can be very good or pretty ordinary. Some private universities have made reputations better than national ones and are competing with them.