Toshima Ward, one of Tokyo's most diverse areas, will host Scotland Day again in 2017.
Japanese postgraduates will soon be able to apply for funding to study at Scottish universities thanks to a flagship scholarship programme.
Scotland and Japan are remodelling their approach to care of older people due to ageing populations, with a particular emphasis on dementia.
Japan and Scotland may be on opposite sides of the world – more than 6,000 miles apart to be exact – but the links between the two countries are incredibly strong.
Industry, whisky, railways, cartography and many more. The list of connections between Scotland and Japan is long and varied – and now you can add study links to the list.