Q: How many months in advance should one apply for a renewal of status of residence?

A renewal of status of residence is permitted about 3 months before the expiry date. If the period of stay permitted is less than 3 months, an application can be filed when about half of the duration is passed.

The list of Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about studying abroad

Questions about job hunting

Questions about visa and status of residence

Questions about salary

  • Q: What is the difference between Gakumen and Tedori?
  • Q: What is Minashi Zangyo?
  • Q: What is the average monthly salary at a Japanese company?
  • Q: What is the average starting salary for a new graduate when joining a Japanese company?
  • Q: What is the hourly wage for part-time work in Japan?
  • Questions about lifestyle

  • Q: How can I get a driver’s license in Japan?