Fukuoka University – Faculty of International Students

  • Recommended for Westerners

    The school’s curriculum has accounted for students who need more time and support to learn Kanji, etc. Not a feature of this school.

  • Flexible Class Schedule

    You are able to request an AM or PM class schedule based on your needs. Not a feature of this school.

  • Wifi Available

    Rest assured that this school has wifi available. Not a feature of this school.

  • Part-time Job Support

    This school introduces part-time job opportunities so you can work while studying. Not a feature of this school.

  • Higher Education Counselling

    This school provides specialized counseling to prepare and apply to colleges and universities after graduation. Not a feature of this school.

  • Career Support

    counsellors are available to provide specialized support for full-time employment after graduation. Not a feature of this school.

  • Dormitories Available

    This school introduces affordable shared living spaces. Not a feature of this school.

  • Apartments Available

    This school introduces private apartments. Not a feature of this school.

  • Homestay Available

    This school introduceslocal Japanese families where students can live while studying. Not a feature of this school.

  • In-School Activities

    This school organizes regular interactive & cultural activities in the school. Not a feature of this school.

  • Out-of-School Activities

    This school organizes out-of-school day-trips, excursions and events throughout the year. Not a feature of this school.

  • Student Lounge

    Space outside of the classroom is available for students to interact casually and/or study. Not a feature of this school.

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School Introduction

This special department for international students at Fukuoka University provides an ideal Japanese language and culture learning environment, with training that fosters the necessary capacity of its students to enter universities and high schools in Japan. In addition, the school aims to train people to operate professionally in all fields of the world. Students who study at Fukuoka University, have the opportunity to experience and be a part of the university environment and be motivated to achieve, and in this way is a suitable environment for students who wish to study and go to college after finishing their language program.
Total Number of Students: 60
Minimum Course Duration: 1 to 1.5 years

Main Features

Can study within Fukuoka University
Fukuoka University’s special faculty is located on the Fukuoka University campus, the largest university in western Japan, equipped with the most advanced equipment for learning. Therefore, students can not only take advantage of a modern learning environment but can experience and be a part of the student life in this large Japanese University.
Student-Student Support System
The school puts students studying at Fukuoka University with international students in a tutor role to especially support them in their everyday life in Japan as well as to share ideas about how to most effectively learn the Japanese language.
Offers for international students
The school has a grant system for students with outstanding academic achievements, which includes a 1,000,000 JPY bursary to alleviate the tuition fees of college and graduate programs.

School Location

Nearest station: Hakata subway station (Subway airport line, Subway nanakuma line)
Distance from station: 30 minutes

Hakata bus terminal station (Nishitetsu bus No.12 )
Distance from station: 45 minutes

Hakata station (Nishitetsu bus No. 16, Subway nanakuma line)
Distance from station: 25 minutes

Hakata station (Nishitetsu bus No. 16)
Distance from station: 40 minutes

Subway tenjin minami station ( Subway nanakuma line)
Distance from station: 16 minutes

Tenjin kyowa building station (Nishitetsu bus No.12) (Nishitetsu bus No.140)
Distance from station: 30~40 minutes

Subway fukuoka airport station (Subway airport line, Subway nanakuma line)
Distance from station: 35 minutes

This university is located in Nanakuma area, which is famous for a student town. Moreover, the school is surrounded by various nice and convenient facilities such as book stores, restaurants, and even karaoke.

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

  • 24-Hour
    Emergency Assistance

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