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I hope you are all feeling invigorated after the New Year break.  In the Oriental zodiac this is the Year of the Monkey, represented by a Chinese character that suggests growth.  The notion of a monkey brings to mind a famous wooden carving at Tosho-Gu ...more

Exhibition at the Embassy of Japan

ARITA 1616-2016 日本初の磁器・有田焼

until 5 February 2016


Films at the Embassy
Final Take
Wednesday 9 March 2016 at 18:30 Free admission
Prior registration essential ...more

Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme
IKIRU,The highs and lows of life in Japanese cinema
5 February - 26 March 2016
Various locations nationwide ...more
Japanese Government (MEXT) Undergraduate Scholarships in Japanese Studies
Application window for the 2016 - 2017 scholarship scheme is open! Deadline 29 February ...more
Japan's MIRAI Programme - Youth Exchange Scheme
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) invited 150 undergraduate and postgraduate students from Europe ...more
Video Topics
Gourmet Tokyo (03:35)
Tokyo is a great place to experience food from all regions of Japan! In this video we explore some of the different cuisines on offer.
JAPAN-UK Events Calendar
Keep an eye on our Events Calendar for details of other upcoming events and check out the latest photos on our Flickr page.
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