Japanese Department Preparatory Course B (Shimonoseki School)

A course for improving Japanese skills for international students who have passed level 4 certification of The Japanese Language Examination in order to prepare students for the next stage of education at a college, university, or vocational school.

We offer classes to prepare for EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students) in addition to the core curriculum. It consists of 15 hours of general education, 15 hours of science, and 15 hours of mathematics. All students are expected to take the EJU.


Duration: 18 months


Class Schedule: Monday to Friday – Morning Class / Afternoon Class


Enrollment: October


Maximum number of students: 10/year


Morning Class

Period One   8:50~9:35
Period Two  9:35~10:20
Period Three 10:30~11:15
Period Four 11:15~12:00  (45 minutes/class) 4 periods

20 periods per week


Afternoon Class

Period One  13:30~14:15
Period Two  14:15~15:00
Period Three 15:10~15:55
Period Four 15:55~16:40  (45 minutes/class) 4 periods

20 periods per week


Levels offered: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


Course Fee

Application Fee: 10,000 yen

Entrance Fee: 50,000 yen

Tuition: 975,000 yen  (per course duration)

Course Materials Fee: subject to change

Total: 1,035,000 yen (except Course Materials Fee)