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University of Oxford

Vice Chancellor

Professor Andrew Hamilton

School responsible for Japanese

Faculty of Oriental Studies

Head of School

Professor Edmund Herzig, Chair of the Faculty board

Persons responsible for Japanese

Professor Bjarke Frellesvig, Professor of Japanese Linguistics

Japanese first offered


RAE Score

Submitted FTE: 32.85 4*: 25 3*: 30 2*: 30 1*: 10 Unclassified: 5 (Research power out of the national total: 25.9%)

External Examiner

Dr Ian Astley (University of Edinburgh)

Courses offered

Japanese (4 years) (BA Hon) MSt Japanese Studies (1 year, taught master's) MSt Oriental Studies (1 year, taught master's) DPhil Oriental Studies

Entry Requirement

AAA required for the course. Applicants must submit two pieces of school or college written and marked work and attend interviews with both the Faculty and the College.

Teacher/Student ratio


Address Pusey Lane
Telephone 01865 278200 Fax 01865 278190 School E-mail address orient@orinst.ox.ac.uk Website http://www.orinst.ox.ac.uk/