Study in Okinawa

The southernmost part of Japan; a famous tourist destination with attractive beaches and white sand.


Recommended For:

Enjoying the tropical climate of Okinawa while studying overall Japanese.


  • Events organised such as beach BBQs, tug-of-war, speech contests and visits to local spots.
  • Homely atmosphere with warm and friendly locals.

Distinctive Features:

  • Be surrounded by clear blue sky and beautiful ocean while learning Japanese


  • Medium; learn efficiently while enjoying Japan.



4 different courses:

  • Comprehensive Japanese Course
    • Learn the 4 basic skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking.
  • Okinawa Experience Course
    • Experience the lifestyle by enjoying scuba diving, karate, etc. and studying the 4 basic skills above.
  • Summer and Winter Courses
    • Learn practical Japanese, conversation, kanji, and socialise with Japanese people.
      • In Summer, marine sports are popular.
      • In the Winter, it is the season of whale-watching. The clear waters also make it ideal for diving.
  • Private Lessons
    • The school caters according to the students needs, whether it be textbooks, times, location or studying for the JLPT.

School Features:

  • ICLC has great student support; the staff will take you to the hospital in case you get sick.
  • Part-time job-hunting support; along with writing the resume and practicing interviews. (Due to the booming tourism, it is relatively easier for foreign students to find part-time jobs in the service industry.) (You must first have a valid visa and permission to work; we can help you with this).
  • Many fun events organised.

Total Costs:

150,000 JPY/3 months (no student visa) for tuition

758,000 JPY/year (with student visa) for tuition

150,000 JPY for 2 week Summer Course

Includes lesson fee, activities and accommodation consisting of shared dormitories (single rooms are available at a fee ).

Starting Dates:

  • For Summer Course: Only in August
    • Please apply at least 1 month before your desired start date.
  • Regular starting terms are January, April, July, October.
    • You must apply 6 months before for long-term courses; due to student visa immigration processes. We can assist you with this.

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