Friday, December 31, 2010
Japanese Studies in the Chinese Universities
Recently, Beijing University held a Japanese Studies Contest hosted by the center of Japanese studies. This contest is the only one in China offered at the master degree level. Currently, about 70 universities offer Japanese Studies at the graduate level (including Japanese language and Japanese literature), and students continue to increase dramatically. This year, according to the Chinese media, the Japanese Studies Contest had 41 papers from 33 universities and colleges, and nine people received awards: 3 people in the first place, 6 people in the second place, and 9 people in the third place.