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at Japanese Language schools


① ARC Academy Iidabashi School

Convenient location:within 10-min walk from Iidabashi station
International class environment:with students from over 40 countries.Employment support for part-time and full-time position.School branches in Shinjuku, Osaka,and Kyoto.

ARC Academy Sibuya School relocated to Iidabashi in October 2015.
Nearest Train station will be Iidabashi, Korakuen, and Kasuga.
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② 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.

Japanese language education features
Education by a direct method of team teaching by 5 or 6 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
Chuo University Graduate School, Toyo University Graduate School, Hosei University Graduate School, Keio University Graduate School, Sophia University Graduate School, Chiba University Graduate School, Bunka Fashion Graduate University, Bunka Gakuen University Graduate School, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, International Christian University, Gakushuin Women’s College, Joshibi University of Art and Design, Keio University, Tokyo University of the Arts, Nihon University, Bunka Gakuen University, Nippon Engineering College, Hattori Nutrition College, Ecole de Patisserie de Tokyo, Bunka Fashion College.

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③ JET ACADEMY Japanese language course

JET Academy was established in 1988 as an educational institution chartered by the Governor of Tokyo. Since its foundation, the main purpose of the school has been to supervise students who wish to enter universities in Japan. The effort has borne fruit---in plenty.
As a recognition of its achievement, the Ministry of Education (now the Ministry of Education and Science) appointed the Academy as a ‘PreparatorySchool’, in 2000.
Within a full-time curriculum, we offer the full-supportive career guidance to universities and graduate schools.

Major academic results
[Graduate school]
Kyoto University Graduate School, Keio University Graduate School, Tokyo International University Graduate School, Doshisha University Graduate School, Bunka Fashion Graduate University, Musashino Art University Graduate School, Meiji University graduate school, Rikkyo University Graduate School (2), Ritsumeikan University Graduate School, Waseda University Graduate School

Oita University, Muroran Institute of Technology, Yamagata University (2), the National Hirosaki University, Yokohama National University, Tokyo Metropolitan University (3), Yokohama City University, Osaka University of Arts, Osaka Institute of Technology, Kanda University of International Studies, Keio University (2), Shibaura Institute of Technology (5), Sophia University (2), Joshibi University of Art and Design, Chuo University, Tokai University, Tokyo International University, Tokyo Woman's Christian University, Tokyo Denki University, Tokyo city University (2), Tokyo University of Science ( 2), Doshisha University, Nihon University (6), Hosei University, Meiji Gakuin University, Meiji University, Waseda University

[Vocational school]
College ESP Musical Academy, Vocational HAL Tokyo (2), Tsuji Confectionery College, Tokyo School of Business, Tokyo Designer Gakuin (2), Tokyo Design Academy (2), Higashiho Gakuen acoustic professional school, JEOL College (2), culture College of foreign languages (3), Bunka Fashion College (2)
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④ Kudan Institute of Japanese Language & Culture

(1) Multinational (students from around 45 countries are enrolled), (2) Home-stay programs available, (3) Conversational courses available (the new Manga Course is also popular), (4) Short-term classes from two weeks available (the minimum academic visa is six months), (5) Regular opportunities to interact with Japanese people
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⑤ Tokyo Ikuei Japanese School

Moved to Shibuya in March of 2014. A new Japanese school, in the fifth year since its founding. The AiiA Corporation--which deals with apparel, game software, and the like--is the backbpne of the school. Lectures that are directly connected with the business are popular.

Japanese language education features
- Small class sizes
- Curriculum designed to work for those who do not use Kanji--Chinese characters
- Complete education on the situation in Japan through extra-curricular activities and exchange activities

Major academic results
Hosei University Graduate School, Nihon University Graduate School, Maebashi Institute of Technology Graduate School, Chuo University, Meiji Gakuin University, Nihon University, Komazawa University, Meikai University, Osaka Sangyo University
Nihon Kogakuin College, Japan Electronics College, Japan College of Foreign Languages

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⑥ Meisi Institute of Cybernetics Japanese Language Department

- We aim to increase the Japanese proficiency of our students as well as to help them to pass JLPT N1 or get into prestigious universities.
- We provide detailed instruction in small classes and strive to meet the needs of our students.
- We provide classes based on ability and our highly-skilled instructors provide individualized instruction.
- Our students can commute on student passes to save money.
- Our school features a specialized information systems course. Students who intend to study information systems and find employment are subject to admission priority.
Students in this course are also given credit for admission into university or for entrance exams for graduate school.
- Our dedicated staff support the daily lives of our students so that they can enjoy untroubled student lives.

Japanese language education features
Our small classes and individualized instruction increase students’ Japanese proficiency. We also offer detailed academic and living guidance.
Our ability-based classes and excellent faculty help all students along their chosen academic paths.
Students are free to use our facilities, such as our computers. Admission to specialized courses is prioritized.

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⑦ Unitas Japanese Language School

Ever since our establishment in 1970, we have been producing over 10,000 graduates.
With students from over 15 countries, we offer students a unique opportunity to encounter various foreign cultures in a truly international environment.
UNITAS, a part of the Teikyo University Group,
offers students the Admission-on- Recommendation System for the Teikyo Group universities (Tokyo, Chiba, Yamanashi, Fukuoka) and other universities in Yamanashi prefecture.

Main home countries of Students
China, Vietnam, South Korea, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Taiwan, Nepal , etc.  
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We have various event of culture exchange such as (Sado=tea ceremony, Daidougei=street performance, Rakugo etc) and also speech contest on summer event.
According students learning purpose, we conduct an elective class for students who has passed JLPT N2. And we have graduate school preparation class.

Main home countries of registered international students
China, Taiwan, South-Korea, Vietnam, Indonesia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippine, US, Australia, Cambodia, Russia France, US, Russia,

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⑨ Hokkaido High-Technology College Japanese Language Department

In Hokkaido, with its surrounding natural beauty, welcomes tourists from countries all over the world. Students enjoy learning about Japanese society and culture through a variety of extracurricular activities. They take classes which best suit their Japanese level when they begin their studies and their ultimate goal.

Japanese language education features
- Study Japanese with a combination of kanji (Chinese characters), the primary textbook, sentence pattern practice, listening comprehension, reading comprehension, and conversation.
- Joint lessons and club activity with Japanese students from other departments.
- Full time school system

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⑩ Japan international Language Academy (JILA)

Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyushu area. Though the area is not as wide as Tokyo or Osaka, you can still access to everything here. The living cost is relatively cheaper than Tokyo. We proudly recommend Fukuoka city to live with delicious local food and friendly people.
Fukuoka is representing city of Kyushu, but once you came to suburbs, you can see and enjoy the Japanese unique scenery such as Beppu or Yufuin hot spring in Oita city and Kuju National park in Kumamoto prefecture.
We actively collaborate with universities and colleges all over in Japan. Courteous guidance and advice will be also provided by friendly staff so that to you can achieve goals. Your goal setting will be done when you first come to our school and we follow up reguraly to support your learning journey.
JILA will provide possible employment information and find the placement for a job to those who have N2 certificate.
We provides rental apartment, because our group company own many student dormitories. You don't need to worry about housing.
We also have partner schools in Hakodate and Kyoto.

JILA uses the latest teaching material called 「Dekiru Nihongo」. JILA is one of a few schools which uses this textbook.
「Dekiru Nihongo」aims to increase what you can do with Japanese Language.
By using this textbook, you can master the practical Japanese language, and can deduct meanings of the vocabulary and work out the sentence patterns. It's a comprehensive textbook, covers from basic to high-level grammar and focuses on listening and speaking skills. JILA uses easy learning textbooks.

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