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The Best Japanese Schools in Japan

Best Japanese Schools Japan

The Best Japanese Schools Japan

There is no better way to learn or improve your Japanese than by fully immersing yourself in the language and taking a course in Japan. Japan is an exceptional country, offering a unique language and travel experience. Not only will you learn the language, but also understand more about Japanese traditions, culture, and landmarks. Choosing the right Japanese language school for your goals and needs is important. Our team of experts has put together a list of the Best Japanese Schools Japan including popular destinations such as Tokyo and Kyoto!


Best Japanese Schools Japan: Tokyo

Best Japanese Schools Japan - Tokyo

Tokyo – Shinjuku: offers a great location in the heart of  Shinjuku with flexible classes and both traditional culture courses and popular culture courses. The courses at our Tokyo school are unlike most Japanese language courses as they are aimed at speakers of non-kanji languages including most European languages. The school has been offering courses for a many years and is an IALC and Yokoso Japan accredited centre.

Tokyo gives you a wonderful mix of cutting edge, futuristic, high-tech, modern living alongside old-fashioned traditions and manners. Visit the Sensō-ji temple, Meiji Shrine, Tokyo Skytree or Tsukiji fish and seafood market whilst learning Japanese. New and exciting adventures can be discovered on the streets of Tokyo each and every day. Why not study Japanese at one of our best Japanese schools Japan in Tokyo.


Best Japanese Schools Japan: Kyoto

Best Japanese Schools Japan - Kyoto

Gion District: located only a couple of minutes away from the great Gion district. This school is an IALC and Yokoso Japan accredited centre. With their small classes and qualified teachers they will give you individual and personalised attention, making it easier and faster for you to learn Japanese.

Kyoto is a great place to discover the traditional Japanese culture with its Buddhist temples, shrines, castles and gardens. But this city is not just about history and tradition, it is also the home of great technology companies such as Nintendo. Pick up one of the latest gadgets in one of the technology shopping malls and take advantage of the great activities programme and explore nearby Kobe and Osaka.


Best Japanese Schools Japan: Kobe

Best Japanese Schools Japan - Kobe

Motomachi – Kobe: is in the centre of the shopping district and in the middle of all the action. This school gives you a unique study environment with a cutting edge curriculum. This friendly school will ensure you improve your Japanese in a short period of time.

Kobe is one of Japan’s most attractive cities with really friendly and open-minded locals, and is also close to Kyoto and Osaka. At first glance, Kobe is a modern, vibrant metropolitan centre, but it doesn’t take long to see the unique personalities of the many villages that make up the old town. Enjoy Kobe’s stunning mix of old and new and join one of our Japanese courses in Kobe.


Best Japanese Schools Japan: Fukuoka

Best Japanese Schools Japan - Fukuoka

Central Fukuoka: located in Tenjin, in the heart of  Fukuoka and close to many of Fukuoka’s main sights. This school is modern, with fantastic facilities, highly qualified teachers and is accredited by IALC and Yokoso Japan.  You can choose from a wide range of different courses such as Standard Japanese, Traditional Culture and Pop Culture.

Fukuoka is therefore a great location, not only to learn the language but also experience the fascinating Japanese culture. Enjoy the temples, gardens, the nightlife, and also the world famous sumo-tournaments. The city enjoys pleasant weather all year round which means you can take advantage of its beautiful beaches, which are some of the best you can find in Japan. Why not also try some famous dishes connected to Fukuoka such as Tonkotsu Ramen (pork bones and noodles) and Motsunabe (boiled offal)? Combine all these amazing experiences with a Japanese immersion course in Fukuoka.





How to Book a Japanese Course?

Please check our How to Book page for more information on the simple secure and easy online booking process. Check the location links to find more information on the Best Japanese Schools Japan.

For information on any of our Best Japanese Schools Japan, please call us on +44 (0) 1273 830 960 or contact us. Our multilingual team will be happy to answer any question you may have.



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