First Study Japanese Language School

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First Study Japanese Language School
  • Wifi Available

    Rest assured that this school has wifi available.

  • Part-time Job Support

    This school introduces part-time job opportunities so you can work while studying.

  • Higher Education Counselling

    This school provides specialized counseling to prepare and apply to colleges and universities after graduation.

  • Career Support

    Counselors are available to provide specialized support for full-time employment after graduation.

  • Dormitories Available

    This school introduces affordable shared living spaces.

  • Apartments Available

    This school introduces private apartments.

  • In-School Activities

    This school organizes regular interactive & cultural activities in the school.

  • Out-of-School Activities

    This school organizes out-of-school day-trips, excursions and events throughout the year.

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School Introduction

First Study Japanese Language School is a school that offers various courses for students who want to learn Japanese and achieve their goals in Japan. The school was founded by Infinite Growth Company, a group of education companies that have been helping Japanese students to enter high school and university for over 15 years. The school has two campuses in Osaka and Izumiotsu, which are both convenient and attractive locations for students.

One of the main features of the school is that it provides the best support to students, such as dormitory accommodation, part-time job assistance, visa application, and counseling. The school also offers suitable Japanese learning for students, such as university, junior college, vocational school, national qualification, and employment courses. Moreover, the school gives full support for further studies and employment, such as guidance, mock exams, interviews, and internships. 

The school’s education policy is to help students to improve their Japanese skills and knowledge, as well as their personal growth and development. The school aims to foster students who can contribute to the society and the world with their abilities and talents

Total Number of Students: 550
Class Size: 8~9
School Staff Support Languages: English, Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese, Nepalese, Hindi, Indonesian, Portuguese, Spanish, Bhutanese
Enrolment Terms: April, July, October, January
Minimum Course Duration: Long Term: 1 Year

Main Features

Multi-faceted student support system
Unlike the usual rules in Japanese language schools, First Study students have 3 options for paying tuition every 6 months, every 3 months, or monthly. In addition, the school has a graduation policy that includes a fee reduction for higher education, and job placement opportunities at reputable companies in Japan.
Professional teachers and dedicated staff
A variety of post-graduate-oriented courses such as finding a job or seeking higher education; Students can participate in additional study of subjects including mathematics, physics, and chemistry free of charge alongside their normal curricula; enthusiastic and devoted staff provide guidance for international students in their daily lives, from accommodation, eating, living, etc.
Student pass rate
For many consecutive years, the number of their students who enter & eventually graduate universities and graduate schools is a pride of the school, and a testament to the quality and prestige of the teaching.

School Location

First Study Japanese Language School has two campuses in Osaka and Izumiotsu.

The Osaka campus is near the Awaza station, which is a convenient transportation hub for accessing other parts of the city by subway. From there you can visit the Samuhara Shrine, a Shinto shrine that is said to bring good luck for marriage and business, and has a history of over 1,000 years. Nature and sports enthusiasts can enjoy Utsubo Park, with its beautiful flowers, tennis courts, and a rose garden. If you want to relax and stretch your body, you can try The Vancouver Sky Studio, a yoga studio that offers classes in English and Japanese, and has a view of the city skyline

 

Osaka School Nearest Stations:

Tamatsukuri station (4-minute walk)
Morinomiya station (5-minute walk)

 

Near the Izumiotsu school you will find various parks, museums, and art galleries. Learn about the Yayoi period of Japanese history at Ikegamisone Yayoi Cultural WorkShop, a museum that displays artifacts and replicas from that era or admire various kinds of origami artworks at Oriamu Museum. You can also worship at Izumianashi Shrine, a Shinto shrine that is dedicated to the god of water and agriculture. If you want to enjoy a panoramic view of the city and the bay, you can go to the observation deck of Izumiotsu Parking Area Panorama Room.

 

Izumiotsu School Nearest Station:

Izumiotsu station (2-minute walk)

Available Courses

  • University, Junior college (Diploma) Course
  • National Qualified Nursing Welfare and Care Course
  • Japan Employment Support Course
  • Academic Japanese Course

University, Junior college (Diploma) Course

Course Description

The University, Junior college (Diploma) Course is designed for students that want to enter a Japanese university, junior college or masters program. The focus of this course is on JLPT N1 and N2 preparatory and students can choose EJU preparation classes as electives.

 

  • 1

    2-year course

  • 2

    1 year and 9 months course

  • 3

    1 year and 6 months course

  • 4

    1-year course (To enroll in this course an intermediate level of Japanese is required)

Enrolment Periods & Duration

 

Intake Duration Application Start Date Application Deadline
April 1 year / 2 years 9 Months before intake

6 Months before intake

July 1 year 9 months
October 1 year 6 months
January 1 year 3 months

 

Morning or afternoon classes (depending on availability):

 

  • Morning classes are held from 9:00 to 12:50 (Monday to Friday)
  • Afternoon classes are held from 13:30 to 17:20 (Monday to Friday)

Course Features & Electives

  • JLPT

    Students will take the JLPT twice a year with the final goal to archive N1/N2

  • CAREER GUIDANCE

    The school organizes teamwork activities and events in the HR field and students can also consult with homeroom teachers

  • HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPORT

    The school invites universities, junior colleges and vocational schools for guidance meetings and gives individual guidance too

  • EJU

    Students take classes to prepare for the university entrance exam in Japanese, Math, Science and general subjects

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees
1 Year ¥684,000
1 Year 6 Months ¥1,026,000
1 Year 9 Months ¥1,197,000
2 Years ¥1,368,000

 

Other fees
Screening fee ¥51,000
Enrollment fee ¥86,000
Insurance ¥10,000 (1 year)
¥15,800 (1 year 6 months)
¥17,900 (1 year 9 months)
¥20,000 (2 years)
Textbooks ¥50,500 (1 year)
¥62,500 (1 year 6 months)
¥70,500 (1 year 9 months)
¥75,000 (2 years)
Health Check-Up ¥7,500 (1 year)
¥15,000 (1 year 6 months)
¥15,000 (1 year 9 months)
¥15,000 (2 years)

 

Because our counselling service is free,
the tuition fees listed here will be the same as the school’s original tuition fees.

National Qualified Nursing Welfare and Care Course

Course Description

The National Qualified Nursing Welfare and Care Course is designed for students that wish to become nurses.

Students will enter a nursing school after reaching JLPT N2, which will be fully covered by a scholarship. Because the First Study Language school has partnerships with many nursing schools, students will have many options.

Enrolment Periods & Duration

 

Intake Duration Application Start Date Application Deadline
April 1 year / 2 years 9 Months before intake

6 Months before intake

July 1 year 9 months
October 1 year 6 months
January 1 year 3 months

 

Morning or afternoon classes (depending on availability):

 

  • Morning classes are held from 9:00 to 12:50 (Monday to Friday)
  • Afternoon classes are held from 13:30 to 17:20 (Monday to Friday)

Course Features & Electives

  • JLPT

    Students will take the JLPT twice a year with the final goal to archive N1/N2

  • CAREER GUIDANCE

    The school organizes teamwork activities and events in the HR field and students can also consult with homeroom teachers

  • PAID INTERNSHIP

    Paid internship after getting N3

  • NURSING TERMINOLOGY CLASS

    Students learn nursing terminology to prepare for their job

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees
1 Year ¥684,000
1 Year 6 Months ¥1,026,000
1 Year 9 Months ¥1,197,000
2 Years ¥1,368,000

 

Other fees
Screening fee ¥51,000
Enrollment fee ¥86,000
Insurance ¥10,000 (1 year)
¥15,800 (1 year 6 months)
¥17,900 (1 year 9 months)
¥20,000 (2 years)
Textbooks ¥50,500 (1 year)
¥62,500 (1 year 6 months)
¥70,500 (1 year 9 months)
¥75,000 (2 years)
Health Check-Up ¥7,500 (1 year)
¥15,000 (1 year 6 months)
¥15,000 (1 year 9 months)
¥15,000 (2 years)

Because our counselling service is free,
the tuition fees listed here will be the same as the school’s original tuition fees.

Japan Employment Support Course

Course Description

The Japan Employment Support Course is only designed for graduates from architecture, civil engineering, IT or mechanical specialties univ course, because people with these skills have higher job employment chances in Japan. This course does not only teach general Japanese to pass the JLPT, but also teaches terminologies in their skilled fields.

This program includes a paid internship after reaching N3.

Enrolment Periods & Duration

 

Intake Duration Application Start Date Application Deadline
April 1 year / 2 years 9 Months before intake

6 Months before intake

July 1 year 9 months
October 1 year 6 months
January 1 year 3 months

 

Morning or afternoon classes (depending on availability):

 

  • Morning classes are held from 9:00 to 12:50 (Monday to Friday)
  • Afternoon classes are held from 13:30 to 17:20 (Monday to Friday)

Course Features & Electives

  • JLPT

    Students will take the JLPT twice a year with the final goal to archive N1/N2

  • CAREER GUIDANCE

    The school organizes teamwork activities and events in the HR field and students can also consult with homeroom teachers

  • PAID INTERNSHIP

    Paid internship after getting N3

  • TERMINOLOGY CLASS IN EACH FIELD

    Terminology course in each field such as IT, Architecture,

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees
1 Year ¥684,000
1 Year 6 Months ¥1,026,000
1 Year 9 Months ¥1,197,000
2 Years ¥1,368,000

 

Other fees
Screening fee ¥51,000
Enrollment fee ¥86,000
Insurance ¥10,000 (1 year)
¥15,800 (1 year 6 months)
¥17,900 (1 year 9 months)
¥20,000 (2 years)
Textbooks ¥50,500 (1 year)
¥62,500 (1 year 6 months)
¥70,500 (1 year 9 months)
¥75,000 (2 years)
Health Check-Up ¥7,500 (1 year)
¥15,000 (1 year 6 months)
¥15,000 (1 year 9 months)
¥15,000 (2 years)

Because our counselling service is free,
the tuition fees listed here will be the same as the school’s original tuition fees.

Academic Japanese Course

Course Description

The Academic Japanese course is for students of various levels N5~N1 who do not have a student visa, but other valid visas such as the working holiday or resident visa.

Throughout this course students learn academic Japanese to be able to enter a Japanese university or other higher education institutions and to be able to pass proficiency tests such as the JLPT.

Enrolment Periods & Duration

 

Intake Duration Application Start Date Application Deadline
April 1 year / 2 years 9 Months before intake

6 Months before intake

July 1 year 9 months
October 1 year 6 months
January 1 year 3 months

 

Morning or afternoon classes (depending on availability):

 

  • Morning classes are held from 9:00 to 12:50 (Monday to Friday)
  • Afternoon classes are held from 13:30 to 17:20 (Monday to Friday)

Course Features & Electives

  • JLPT

    Students will take the JLPT twice a year with the final goal to archive N1/N2

  • CAREER GUIDANCE

    The school organizes teamwork activities and events in the HR field and students can also consult with homeroom teachers

  • HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPORT

    The school invites universities, junior colleges and vocational schools for guidance meetings and gives individual guidance too

  • EJU

    Students take classes to prepare for the university entrance exam in Japanese, Math, Science and general subjects

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees
1 month ¥57,000

 

Other fees
Enrollment fee ¥22,000
Textbooks Not included

Because our counselling service is free,
the tuition fees listed here will be the same as the school’s original tuition fees.

Student Demographics

Vietnam

52.9%

Indonesia

13.3%

India

10.5%

China

7.5%

Sri Lanka

2.7%

Uzbekistan

2.5%

Mongolia

2.2%

Bangladesh

1.6%

Brazil, Poland, Myanmar

1.1%

Philippines

0.9%

Laos, Canada, Cameron

0.2%

Our Free Services

We aim to support all students who are interested in coming to Japan to study & live.
For this reason, we provide all of these services at not cost to you.
  • School & Visa
    Application Support

  • Free Japanese
    Language Lessons

  • Accommodation
    Setup

  • 24-Hour
    Emergency Assistance

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