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APPLY NOW FOR JULY 2019:
STUDENT VISA FIRST INTAKE DEADLINES
ALL CITIES: 25th of January

*NOTE: Spots are limited. Applying for the first intake gives you a higher chance of reserving a spot at the school of your choice and makes the application process faster

SCHOOL INTRODUCTION

ARC Kyoto is part of the ARC Academy group of Japanese language schools in Japan. They specialize in both long-term and short-term courses. Focus is placed on teaching students how to acquire fluent communication skills to have a successful future in Japan. Also, all Japanese teachers are fully certified and training is conducted to refine teaching techniques on a regular basis.

SCHOOL INTENSITY

Medium intensity means the school gives you a perfect balance between study pace and free time. This means that you’ll be able to enjoy your life in Japan, while still being able to effectively progress your studies.

WHY USE GO! GO! NIHON?

WE HAVE THE EXPERIENCE

We have helped over 6,000 students come to Japan since 2009. Most of our staff have been language students at the exact schools that you are looking at, so we can give you first-hand information on the application process and potential issues.

HIGHEST CHANCE FOR ACCEPTANCE

Our staff are native English speakers, so nothing gets lost in translation. The schools use us to translate cultural and language barriers, so we can make sure your application for the school and visa is perfect.

OUR SERVICE IS FOR YOU

We are here to tell you all the ins and outs of each school and let you choose which one you think would be the best for you. Your success in Japan is our success.

School Features

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT BODY

Every year there are students from up to 25 countries enrolled, so there is a very rich international atmosphere.

ACCEPTS BEGINNER STUDENTS

Even if you’ve never studied Japanese before, that’s not a problem! You can start from scratch at this school.

WIFI AVAILABLE

Free Wifi is available to students.

ENGLISH-SPEAKING STAFF AVAILABLE

There will be English-speaking staff available to assist you with any issues that may arise during your time at the school.

PART-TIME JOB SUPPORT

The school provides support by posting available part-time jobs in the area and preparing you for the interview.

School Location

Gojo

Located 5 minutes from Gojo station on the Karasuma line.10 minutes from Karasuma station on the Hankyu Karasuma line. Kyoto station is 1 train stop or a 20 minute walk away. The school is located in a very convenient location for access to Osaka, Shiga, and Nara. Addtionally, the school is located only a 15-minute walk from downtown Shijo, which is a convenient area for afterschool activities. Also located nearby are the world cultural heritage sites, such as, Kiyomizu temple, Nijo castle, and many others.

Distance to Train Stations
Walking Time
Gojo (5 min)
Karasuma Line
Karasuma (10 min)
Hankyu Karasuma Line

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

GENERAL JAPANESE COURSE
GENERAL JAPANESE COURSE
COURSE INTRODUCTION

This course includes standard lessons, JLPT and EJU preparation, and cultural activities throughout the year.

Course Length

Without Student Visa

3 months

With Student Visa

6 - 24 months

Available Term starts each Year
  • January
  • April
  • July
  • October

School usually starts in the first or second week of the month’s term start.

Schedule

Weekdays

Morning Class

09:15

To

12:30

Or

Afternoon Class

13:30

To

16:45

Course hours per week:

20

CLASSES ARE EITHER IN THE MORNING OR IN THE AFTERNOON BASED ON YOUR LEVEL OF JAPANESE

Term Breakdown

Beginner

Course End

TERM 1 - 3

Beginner - 9 months

Main focus will be on daily conversation. You will receive strong verbal training plus instruction in grammar and sentence structures. Upon completion, you will be JLPT N4 level. Main textbook: Minna no Nihongo

Other Course Features

JLPT PREP ELECTIVE CLASSES

These JLPT classes will prepare you for levels N2 or N1. They will focus on teaching you techniques to pass the test and will focus on the different sections that you will encounter in the test.

Total Course Costs

3 months
¥190,000 in total
6 months
¥460,000 in total
12 months
¥820,000 in total
18 months
¥1,180,000 in total
24 months
¥1,540,000 in total

Note: The total tuition cost includes tuition, staff guidance, as well as some activities. For long-term students (6 months or longer), this also includes student insurance. Material fees are not included and must be purchased separately. For short-term students, the 10,000 yen enrollment fee has been included in the total.

Student Demographics

Taiwan
28%
Other Asian Countries
29%
America
10%
Italy
9%
Sweden
8%
Other Western Countries
16%
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