Welcome to the JET Programme UK Website
The Official Website for UK Applicants

The application process for the 2015 JET Programme is now open.
JET Programme 2015 Online Application Form
The application deadline is Friday, 28th November 2014, 6pm (GMT).
Late submissions will NOT be accepted. We thank you for your interest in the UK JET Programme.

About JET

The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme, an official Japanese Government scheme, sends graduates to Japan in order to promote international understanding at grass-roots level and to improve foreign language teaching in schools.

Eligibility Criteria

Please read this section on the eligibility criteria for UK applicants.

Application

The application period usually begins in October for departure in the summer of next year. The deadline is usually the final Friday in November.

Interview and Selection

Details on the recruitment process and information for the interview stage, which usually occurs in January and February.

Pre-Departure

Successful candidates attend Pre-Departure Orientation in London before departing in late July or early August.

Life on JET

There are currently around 400 UK graduates participating on the JET Programme. The range of their experiences is enormous, with placements in every region of Japan.

University Promotions

Every autumn the UK JET Programme visits a number of university campuses across the UK to give presentations about working and living in Japan as a JET participant.

JET University Promotions October / November 2014 Schedule

Links

Please click here for more information about Japan and Japan-related activities in the UK.

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