The Japanese academic year consists of two semesters. The first semester (Spring) begins in early April and finishes towards the end of July. The second semester (Fall) begins in late September and ends in early February, with a winter break running from late December through early January. The academic year-end holiday starts with the conclusion of final exams in February and runs through March until the beginning of the new academic year in early April.
Master of Law (LL.M.) in Global Legal Practice is planned to launch in April 2017, and will be welcoming students entering from both semesters: Spring semester (April) or Fall semester (September).
*Academic Calendar of 2017 is available here.
*Weekly Timetable is available here.