Vocational Colleges in Japan
More and more students are choosing to study in Japan.
Last year, in 2017, the number of students soared to 260,000; compared to just over 160,000 students in 2012.
There are a varity of courses offered, just some examples being:
- Information technology
- Service (hotel, bridal, etc.)
- Accounting, management
Whatever your interest, there is sure to be a course for you.
In vocational college, you will learn the specialist skills, knowledge, vocabulary and get real practice in real-life situations.
For example, at the Japanese Hotel School, you will learn how to properly take a wine order at a respected hotel-
It may seem simple, but there are a number of detailed skills involved, while speaking formal Japanese (keigo, 敬語).
Most vocational colleges require a high level of Japanese, such as JLPT N2 level, which is considered business-level Japanese. This you can achieve at language school in Japan.
For complete beginners, 2 years of studying at language school in Japan is highly recommended, the minimum recommended duration being 1.5 years, on a high intensity course.
The language school will help you choose a vocational college, and you can extend your studies in Japan.
Unlike what most people think, a 4 year degree is not required to get a work visa in Japan.
Most vocational colleges have nearly 100% graduate employment rates, so it is a very good idea to study here.
Send an inquiry to see the requirements and begin your journey!