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This is the welcome message of the president of the National Defense Academy of Japan, Ryosei Kokubun.

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The NDA is military academy which educates and trains future leaders of three Japan Self-Defense Forces. Its educational curricula perfectly satisfy the Japanese University Standards which other ordinary universities follow as well. Therefore graduates of the Academy receive academic degrees in Science, Engineering, or Social Science.


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