School Year in Japan

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Jan 21, 2012 22:55
Tokyo university which is the most prestigious university in Japan decided to change their school year in near future.
Their school year will start in September instead of April, although all school in Japan start in April.
The purpose of this change is their globalization.
They try to increase the number of students from the world by this change.
It's necessary to attract competent students in the world most of whom graduate from high school in summer.
The bold reforms of our educational system like this will globalize Japan truly.