It isn't just students, workers are also banned from entering. Effectively everyone is banned from entering unless they are Japanese or have a Japanese spouse
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There are many people approved for residence in Japan that can’t get their VISAs printed in their passports because of the entry ban. Students, workers, primarily. The issue is really their inability to come to Japan, rather than the quarantine. While the quarantine is unnecessary if vaccinated and tested, the real issue is these people can’t even enter.
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