BUNKA INSTITUTE OF LANGUAGE（Japanese Language School）
The curriculum of BIL's Japanese Language Course is centered on our own original textbooks, and classes are held according to students’ level of Japanese. The teachers who give the classes are full-time qualified Japanese language instructors, and they also offer non-academic lifestyle guidance and individual counseling.
Student houses directly managed by BIL are available, so students can lead a comfortable life in Japan.
Accredited by Association for the Promotion of Japanese Language Education.
- 3-22-1 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-8521, Japan
- Nearest station
- 10-minute walk from South Exit, JR Shinjuku Station
- Admission requirements
- Completed 12-year education program or higher
- Selection method
- Admission decisions are made by document screening
- Main home countries of registered international students
- Taiwan / 58, China / 42, Thailand / 17, Korea / 14, Indonesia / 8, Swedish / 4, Singapore / 2, Mongolia / 2, Canada / 2, Philippines / 2, Vietnamese / 2, Peru / 2, Malaysia / 1, America / 1, UK / 1, Kenya / 1, Colombia / 1 , Paraguay / 1, Brazil / 1, Belarus / 1, Myanmar / 1, Laos / 1, Russia / 1, Macao / 1.
Japanese Language Course
|First year||Second year||Total|
Japanese-Language Proficiency Test Results
|Number of examinees||38||112||22||4|
|Number of successful examinees||17||53||7||0|
- Japanese language education features
A direct method based on team-teaching centered on full-time teachers.
Instruction methods utilizing BIL's own original textbooks and audiovisual materials.
Thorough career guidance provided by careers committee and homeroom classes.
- Major academic results
- Kwansei Gakuin University Graduate School, Keio University Graduate School, The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Tokyo University and Graduate School of Social Welfare, Tohoku University Graduate School, Bunka Gakuen University Graduate School・ University・Junior College, Bunka Fashion Graduate University, Musashino Art University Graduate School, Waseda University Graduate School, J.F Obirin University, Kunitachi College of Music, Tama Art University, Tokyo College of Music, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Nihon University, Japan University of Health Sciences, Matsumoto Dental University, Musashino Art University, Tsuji Culinary Institute, Tokyo Technical College, Nippon Engineering College, Hattori Nutrition College, Bunka Institute of Language (Japanese Language Teacher Training Course・Business Japanese Interpreting Course), Bunka Fashion College, Hospitality Tourism College.
- Enrollment period
- April entry: October 1 to December 25, October entry: April 1 to July 31
- Results announcement period
- Class type (afternoon/evening)
- Scholarship availability
- Employment support
- Student housing
- Student housing costs
- 35,000～67,000 yen (per month)
- Course capacity
- Halal meal availability
- Place of worship availability
- Part time work support