Introducing international students' comments below.

  -Republic of Marshall Islands-

"The University of the Ryukyus has some of the best friendliest teachers, professors, and students to aid my climb to success."


"If you go to Okinawa, you will see beautiful landscapes. You will meet a lot of new friends and also you can contrast the difference between Japanese culture and Okinawan culture."

-Student from Indonesia-

"Apart from classroom time, we get to go on several excursions and enjoy first-hand experiences of Okinawa culture. I particularly loved the Okinawa craft workshop!"

-South Korea-

"I chose to study in Okinawa because I wanted to try the unique food culture and see the clear blue waters for myself."


"I have also discovered my future here, not only have I found my academic calling."


"Everybody in Okinawa is very friendly. It’s the perfect place to become better at speaking Japanese."


"My study abroad experience at the University of the Ryukyus will stay with me for the rest of my life."

-Federated States of Micronesia-

"Classes are difficult mainly in Japanese, but if you do your best, it's okay. It is important to go out to the outside world. I highly recommend it."