Osaka - Japanese Course


Recommended For: 

People wanting to learn communicative Japanese, and more.

Distinctive Features:

Includes standard lessons.

Optional: JLPT preparation, Business Japanese lessons, and cultural activities throughout the year.


  • Be over 16 years old

  • 3 months course minimum (Each term is 3 months)

  • For a 1 year course, you must get a student visa (we will assist; apply below), and have graduated high school.


Located in Osaka! A friendly city buzzing with things to do.


Medium; perfect balance between study & free time.

Take optional classes to increase the intensity!


You will be placed in the appropriate level after a level check test.

Beginner to intermediate - Conversation, grammar and increase vocabulary.

Advanced - Exchange opinions with native speakers effortlessly. Achieve Japanese proficiency required to enter University.

Proficient - Debate on specific or abstract topic nearly like a native. Theorize and discuss effortlessly on given topics.

Enjoy the lively nightlife in Osaka

Enjoy the lively nightlife in Osaka

School Features:

  • PC Corner, Lounge for students to study & socialise, vending machines, students from all around the world.

  • Many students who graduate enter Japanese Graduate Schools, Universities or Vocational Schools.

  • The school provides comprehensive support for applying to higher education; from collecting information on admission exams, to the preparation of application documents, exam simulations up to the acquisition of specific academic Japanese needed in higher education.

  • Regardless of the field or type of job, every year many students from ARC successfully find a job in Japanese companies.

  • Comprehensive career support: Counselling, help with preparations, higher education (University, Vocational College, Graduate School) and job-hunting seminars.

  • Part-time job finding support (you may work part-time up to 28 hours a week if studying over 6 months on a student visa).

  • Short courses also available for those just wanting to study at a good pace.


  • From Monday to Friday

  • Morning Classes from 9:15 to 12:30

  • Afternoon Classes from 13:30 to 16:45

  • Time schedule varies depending on the student’s level.

Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle

Optional Classes:

Starting from the intermediate level, students have access to three optional classes per week. Students freely choose 3 classes they want to take according to their learning needs, from the special preparation classes for EJU or JLPT test up to more technical ones.

(Example Lessons)

Please note:

  • It is not possible to apply just to optional classes.

  • Programs change every school term. Students are provided with more information upon entrance.

About Japan

  • Learn Business manners, Japanese with J-pop or dramas, Learn Japanese with theater.

  • Tips for job search I, II and III

  • Visit to a Japanese elementary school

  • EJU essay and interview exercises

  • Preparation for University I, II and III

  • History of Japan


  • Listen to the news, entertainment shows, interviews to practice skills.

  • N1, N2, N3 listening drills

  • EJU listening drills


  • Enjoy Japanese classics

  • Novels and essays

  • Learn Japanese with manga!

  • Dissertation and technical texts practical reading

School fees:

3 months ¥190,000

6 months ¥460,000

12 months ¥820,000

18 months ¥1,180,000

24 months ¥1,540,000

(Includes all fees to the school).

Here are the average fees to help you plan.

Starting Dates:

January, April, July & October every year.


Begin Planning Today

  • For short-term courses:

    • Please apply at least 1 month before your desired start date.

  • For 6 months+ course:

    • You must apply at least 6 months before; due to student visa immigration processes. We can assist you with this.

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