Study UK Exhibition 2018

Date/time: 20 October 2018, 13.00-18.00
Venue: Akihabara UDX Gallery
Registration: Visitors can pre-register or simply come along on the day. Those who pre-register will receive a gift and can enter a prize draw for the chance to win a pair of British Airways Tokyo-London return flights!


All about the Study UK Exhibition

Speak directly with institution staff

Representatives of around 50 UK universities, colleges and boarding schools will be attending so you can ask any questions and discuss your future study plans face-to-face.

Alumni booth

Chat with alumni about their experiences

Alumni for all levels of study, from boarding schools to post-graduate courses, will be on-hand to answer your questions and give you the low down on studying in the UK. 

Visa booth

Speak with UK visa experts

UK Visas and Immigration staff will be present to take you through the visa application process and answer any questions you might have.

Find out about the IELTS test

The British Council team will be on-hand to provide information on the IELTS test and how to prepare. 

Get information on scholarships

The Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) will be providing information on study abroad scholarships provided by the Japanese government.  You can also receive advice on other scholarship opportunities by talking to British Council staff.


Seminar Schedule

Seminar Room 1
*Please note, all seminars will be held in Japanese.

13.20-13.50  Mastering the English Language - a guide to studying at English language schools in the UK

14.00-14.20  An introduction to studying at UK boarding schools

14.30-15.10  All you need to know about studying at universities in the UK 

15.20-15.50  Scholarships seminar including information on Japanese government scholarships

16.00-16.30  Alumni Talk Show - Discussion with Japanese graduates of UK universities

16.40-17.00  From studying in the UK to working at an international organisation - how to develop your career after studying abroad. Session delivered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

17.10-17.30  An Introduction to the IELTS English language test 


Seminar Room 2
*Please note, all seminars will be held in English apart from 'Study in Wales' presentation (Japanese).

14.00-14.30  Studying an International Foundation Year- your pathway to a UK Undergraduate degree
Speaker: Naomi Willoughby, Edge Hill University

14.40-15.10  All about Studying Creative Arts & Design in the UK
Speaker: Stephen Piggot, Goldsmiths University of London

15.20-15.50  What can I do with a degree in Development Studies? 
Speaker: Dr Maren Duvendack, Senior Lecturer in Development Economics, University of East Anglia

16.00-16.30  Study in Wales 
Speaker: Shoko Doherty, CEO Celtic English Academy

16.40-17.10  Applying for a Visa to Study in the UK
Speaker: UK Visas and Immigration



Akihabara UDX Gallery
Address: Soto Kanda 4-14-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0021

The venue is a two minute walk from Akihabara station on Sobu, Keihintohoku, Yamanote, and Hibiya subway lines. 

Akihabara UDX Gallery Website
Map for Akihabara UDX Gallery
Disabled Access Information (PDF 3.31MB)

We are happy to help disabled people on the day should they need assistance but we would appreciate a minimum of 48 hours’ notice wherever possible.  Please contact us if you would require any assistance. 

E-mail: Education Team, British Council


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