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JET Programme - Information Sessions and Campus Visits


  Learn more about the JET Programme from a Consulate representative and/or a former JET participant. Information sessions also include a video introduction to the JET Programme, the ALT and CIR positions, and participant life in Japan. Attend a free information session in BC or meet us on a university campus near you.


2017 Information Session and Career Fair Schedule



Event and Location

Wednesday, September 20

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Big Fair
Simon Fraser University (Burnaby)

Monday, October 2

4:30 – 6:00 pm

Information Session
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Richmond)
Room 1360

Tuesday, October 3

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Co-op and Career Fair
Michele Pujol Room, Student Union Building
University of Victoria

Wednesday, October 4

4:00 – 5:30 pm

Information Session
University of Northern British Columbia
Room 5-158

Thursday, October 5

12:30 – 2:00 pm

Information Session 1
University of British Columbia
Asian Centre Auditorium

Wednesday, October 11

10:30 am - Noon

Information Session
Vancouver Island University
Building 250, Room 308

Thursday, October 12

12:30 – 2:00 pm

Information Session
Simon Fraser University
Academic Quadrangle 2120

Monday, October 16

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Information Session
University of Victoria
Clearihue C110

Wednesday and Thursday
October 18 and 19

11:00 am – 5:00 pm

UBC Career Days
Great Hall, AMS Student Nest (New Student Union Building)

Thursday, October 19

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Information Table
UBC Okanagan
ARTS Building (North side of the entry foyer)

Thursday, October 19

Noon – 1:30 pm

Information Session
Thompson Rivers University

Monday, October 23

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Information Session 2
University of British Columbia
Irving K Barber Learning Centre – Room 185
(1961 East Mall)

Tuesday, October 24

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Information Table
University of the Fraser Valley (Abbotsford Campus)
Student Union Building

Thursday, October 26

2:30 – 3:50 pm

Information Session
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Surrey)
Fir 232


(C) Consulate General of Japan in Vancouver, 900-1177 West Hastings, Vancouver, BC V6E 2K9 Tel: (604) 684-5868. This page updated October 20, 2017 .