JCLI Japanese Language School

About JCLI Japanese Language School

JCLI has been providing Japanese lessons to students from around the world in Tokyo since 1980. One of their main objectives is to teach Japanese through a kind and polite philosophical mindset as, in order to help students to achieve their dreams,  it is important for JCLI to understand students' background to help reach their goals. 

By offering a wide range of Japanese classes (from beginners to advance) and electives, JCLI's Japanese Course is designed to help students achieve their goal of pursuing a place at  university, trade school or graduate school in Japan. 

Information updated on 2020/2/05

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This is the ideal school if you are looking for

  • Preparatory Courses

    Different university pathway, business and conversation courses

  • Variety of Levels

    Beginners, intermediate, advance 

  • Employment

    Support for finding full-time/part-time employment in Tokyo or throughout Japan

  • Class intensity

    Medium intensive courses

  • Accommodation

    Offers student accommodation in Tokyo

"It's a great school, with friendly and professional staff. They are really giving their best to support their students and to create the best environment for studying Japanese language and culture."-Satisfied Student

Specifics

Japanese Course Style

Focus is on entering Japanese university, passing the JLPT test and EJU, and pursuing a future employment so more lessons are focused on test preparation and speaking.

Lesson Focus

60% of lesson time is focused on test preparation and grammar revision.

40% of lesson time is focused on conversation skills.

Location

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8 Chome-4-1 Toshima

Kita City, 114-0003

Tokyo, Japan

Opening hours: 8:30AM-5:30PM

03-5902-5151

KITA CITY, TOKYO 

Oji-kamiya Station

  • Namboku Line

Course Information

Long-term Study
Short-Term Study

Those who are interested in studying and living in Tokyo for more than 3 months, the school will sponsor you a student visa in order to go through the application process. The school reviews your documents and will apply for the visa to the Immigration Bureau as your proxy.

 

Graduate School Course

 

University A Course

 

University B Course

 

Trade School Course

 

Conversation Course

 

 

Want to find out how to apply for a student Visa on your own? Head on over to our Ultimate Guide to Japanese Language School in Tokyo

Long-Term Study Courses

Graduate School Course

This course in JCLI is for those who wish to go to graduate school in Japan. This is a high intensive course where you will be doing research plans,  interview practice, presentations, more.

6 months - 462,950¥ (Total amount)

12 months - 838,100¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July & October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Course hours: 20h/week

Location: Kita, Tokyo

 

University A Course

This course in JCLI is for those who want to go to top universities in Japan. The main focus will be for EJU preparation.

6 months - 462,950¥ (Total amount)

12 months - 838,100¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July & October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Course hours: 20h/week

Location: Kita, Tokyo

 

University B Course

This course in JCLI is for those who would like to go to a standard university in Japan. The main focus will be for EJU preparation.

 

6 months - 462,950¥ (Total amount)

12 months - 838,100¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July & October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Location: Kita, Tokyo

Trade School Course

This course in JCLI is for those who would like to go to a vocational school. The main focus will be for EJU preparation.

6 months - 462,950¥ (Total amount)

12 months - 838,100¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July & October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Location: Kita, Tokyo

Conversation Course

This course in JCLI focuses on conversation and daily life in Japan. You will be doing speeches, presentations, and necessary skills so that you can be in a competitive working environment. 

6 months - 462,950¥ (Total amount)

12 months - 838,100¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July & October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Course hours: 20h/week

Location: Kita, Tokyo

 

Short-Term Study Courses

Short-Term Course

This course in JCLI consist of standard lessons, JLPT, EJU, cultural activities during a certain period of time and more. This is a medium intensive course, meaning that students improve their Japanese at a normal.

3 months - 214,500¥ (Total amount)

January, April, July and October.

Weekdays (Mondays to Fridays)

Course hours: 20h/week

Location: Kita, Tokyo

Satisfied Student

"I like this school. Friendly atmosphere, good lessons, nice friends and good teachers!"

Course Cost Breakdown

Get a reference point for the prices on our Ultimate Guide To Japanese Language Schools in Tokyo

Graduate School Course

6 months 462,950¥
12 months 650,625¥

University A Course

6 months 462,950¥
12 months 838,100¥

University B Course

6 months 462,950¥
12 months 838,100¥

Trade School Course

6 months 462,950¥
12 months 838,100¥

Conversation Course

6 months 462,950¥
12 months 838,100¥

Short Term Course

3 months 214,500¥

Reviews - Akamonkai Language School

Google Review

"Japanese is the most difficult in the language studied so far. Grammar is also different, honorific, respected word, there are various subtleties. . . About kanji, it does not have a cut if it says. . . I have to thank my new Japanese friends, I have to thank this school and to the devoted teachers that work here for walking me through this great adventure of learning Japanese "Learning my life ..." Teacher, thank you!"

Facebook Review

"Very professional, modern and interesting "

Google Review

"I love!! It is one of the largest Japanese schools in Tokyo. The school staff is very nice, the teachers speak several languages ​​and are very experienced. Apart from that the school organises many activities and personally the design of the school reminds me of Google offices."

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