A one-week unique summer learning experience
Out very first summer programme will be taught during the last week of July, focusing on the three skill areas below. We are looking for aspiring young leaders to join us.
Discover your leadership potential. You will have the opportunity to learn and practice leadership skills via different group projects including one focused on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals where you will take the lead in a field study and then present your ideas.
Challenge yourself as you learn how to collaborate with others in small groups. You will participate in authentic, problem-solving and creative projects using such approaches as Case Method direct from Harvard Business School and theatre-sports during which you will improvise and act out scenarios in teams.
3. Life Skills
Develop real skills for real situations. You will develop your self-management, reflection, design thinking and communication skills via a variety of interesting activities under the guidance of NIC teachers and NUCB student mentors.
- Nagoya City teenager tour
- Case Method challenge
- Team-building campus challenge
- Multinational corporation field study trip
- Personal project
- Critical thinking games
- Japanese archery, calligraphy, sports, etc.
Nagoya, Japan’s third biggest metro region, offers a combination of vibrant urban life and tradition.
NIC is housed within Nagoya University of Commerce and Business (NUCB), where students can reside in a safe, spacious, comfortable environment with access to learning and sporting facilities.
For more information, you can download a copy of our leaflet here
Students enrolled in Years 7-9 (middle school Years 1-3) at the time of the programme, with at least conversational English proficiency
To assess your application, we would require a short video of you introducing yourself in English. Please refer to the guidelines here for recording your video.
Occasionally, applicants may be invited to a further interview which will take place remotely via video conferencing.
¥150,000 (Japanese Yen)
This is the total cost covering tuition, accommodation, food, excursions, etc.
Fees are non-refundable except for cancellation due to illness, accident or other unforeseen circumstances, in which case ¥50,000 will be refunded. Notice must be given no less than 14 days before the start of the programme.
Steps from Application to Participation
About the College
NUCB International College is a new international boarding school scheduled to open in 2022. It will be an English-speaking high school for Years 10 to 12.
NUCB International College is a candidate school* for the Diploma Programme. This school is pursuing authorisation as an IB World School. IB World Schools share a common philosophy - a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education - that we believe is important for our students.
*Only schools authorised by the IB Organisation can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme (DP), or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorisation will be granted.
For further information about the IB and its programmes visit http://www.ibo.org.