*NOTE: Spots are limited, and some schools have an earlier set deadline. We recommend all students to contact Go! Go! Nihon and submit their application well in advance of the deadline. We are also accepting applications for the January term.
Daiwa Academy provides an ideal environment for foreign students who wish to make the most of their studies in Japan.
The school’s teachers are all bilingual (Japanese-English) and experienced. Their extensive qualifications ensure that students receive excellent education. The school staff always do their best to support students; not only in studying, but also in adapting to life in Japan.
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 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.
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.
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.
Daiwa Academy is not only connected to many prestigious universities in Japan and overseas, but also to Japanese companies. These universities and companies regularly come to the academy to introduce their programs or discuss job opportunities, giving Daiwa students the best possible start in Japan. The school is proud of their excellent relationship with the Sakai Chamber of Commerce, of which many Japanese companies are members.
Even if you’ve never studied Japanese before, that’s not a problem! You can start from scratch at this school.
The school provides support by posting available part-time jobs in the area and preparing you for the interview.
From preparing you for interviews to teaching you proper business Japanese, this school provides support for when you’re ready to join the Japanese workforce.
There will be English-speaking staff available to assist you with any issues that may arise during your time at the school.
Free Wifi is available to students.
Mix and mingle with your fellow students or do some last minute studying in the student lounge.
Daiwa Academy is located in Sakai city, known for its deep cultural heritage, within the Osaka prefecture. Just 3 minutes on foot from school to the nearest Sakai station, students can go and discover points of interest within Sakai city and further.
Of course, it's impossible to mention the Osaka prefecture without talking about its food! Takoyaki, okonomiyaki, sushi and many other dishes have made Sakai city specifically, and Osaka in general, heaven on earth for foodies of all backgrounds. Thanks to early trade activities with Portuguese merchants, the people of Sakai have created many unique sweets, cakes, and dishes said to have been born from the free spirit of Sakai's merchants.
This course focuses on the EJU and JLPT tests, and includes elective classes as well as activities. Students will work on the fundamentals of the Japanese language at the beginner levels, with advanced levels focusing on higher education preparation. Students who complete the advanced levels at Daiwa Academy can expect to have a high understanding of academic language, be able to follow along with a postgraduate level lecture, know vocabulary appropriate for seminars, as well as the ability to write structured, persuasive essays.
Without Student Visa
With Student Visa
6 - 24 months
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Course hours per week:20
Focus will be on basic grammar, kanji, vocabulary, and daily verbal communication.
Focus will be on grammar, kanji, vocabulary, Japanese literature, economics, and exam simulations of JLPT level N3; N2.
Focus will be on academic Japanese vocabulary, academic essay writing, business, news, literature, JLPT N1, research thesis writing, and postgraduate interview training.
Other Course Features
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.
This elective class prepares you for the EJU test, which is required for all students aiming to attend university in Japan.
In this elective class, you’ll practice speaking and listening to increase your overall verbal communication skills.
Study proper business Japanese and etiquette. This class is perfect for all students, especially those who are looking for full-time employment in Japan.
Learn many different aspects of Japanese culture and life in this class. You’ll probably learn about things that you never knew were particular to Japanese culture.
Tuition Cost Breakdown
Note: The application fees for the JLPT or EJU tests are not included.
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