Japan Tokyo International School in Shinjuku-ku Located at the heart of Tokyo, known as the world’s largest megacity where Various people, things, cultures, food and the modern and time-honored tradition are intermixed, and chosen the third city in the world where people think that it is convenient to live.
JTIS offer courses of variety, and the length of the courses is from one week to 2 years to meet needs and interests of every Japanese learners. In addition, activities give you chances to experience Japanese culture.
Japan Tokyo International School (JTIS) was founded in 1986 and JTIS, since then, has accepted students from all over the world, who have various purposes and interests.
JTIS is accredited by "Association for the promotion of Japanese Language Education" and accredited as an appropriate school by the Immigration Bureau.
The staff at JTIS works to ensure that student experience in Japan is enjoyable, valuable, and unforgettable. Additionally Students at JTIS are very serious, cheerful and friendly, and help each other in learning Japanese and daily life. So the staff and the students create positive synergetic effect. JTIS is the ideal place for both serious learners and those who enjoy learning Japanese. Learn more..
We offer courses for
- working visa holders
- Student visa holders (We support you to get a student visa.)
- One week to 2 year course
- Group lesson
- One on one lesson
- Regular Japanese
- Business Japanese
- Japanese for daily life
- JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparation course
- EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission) preparation course
- BJT (Business Japanese Test) Preparation course
- and more (ex. cultural immersion)
Certificates and Diplomas
We issue certificates to certify;
the detailed attendance you learn Japanese at our school,
that you completed courses, in case that you completed courses.
We are not limited to text books
- The materials used in lessons are decided on depending on what students want. But the text books are used as referrals for vocabularies, grammars, expressions and etc. to be offered in the lessons. So as to apply & expand learning items into various and practical settings, teachers offer worksheets, task sheets and other materials, and you have chances to try your Japanese in real life situations through practical lessons.
1) Japanese as a communication tool
Language is not knowledge, but a communication tool. We not only give you lessons but also require you to participate in lessons positively. Japanese knowledge in your brain is worthless if you can’t speak, hear, write or read them. Therefore we keep it mind to focus on usages, settings and the fact that communication is to express something to somebody and to comprehend what somebody express.
2) Manners and Strategy
But it is not enough for you to acquire only Japanese skills to communicate in Japanese. You need to know manners and strategy in various settings. You acquire them through the lessons and you come to be able to communicate in Japanese more naturally.
3) Meet to demands and interests of students
We accept students from all over the world and they have various purposes and interests. So as to check whether or not our lessons meet and satisfy their demands and interests, we have interviews with each student regularly.
4) Certified & Qualified teachers
All of our teachers are certified and qualified by authorized organizations. They always train themselves to improve their teaching skills.
Social and Cultural Activities
You can experience Japanese culture through activities we offer once a month regularly.
In this February, we held “Ehou-maki” party. “Ehou-maki” is a kind of Sushi roll which Japanese eat on 3rd Feb, the eve of the first day of spring in the traditional Japanese calendar.
Besides that, we hold “cherry-blossom viewing” in April, celebrate Children's Day by putting up carp streamers in May, fire-work viewing in August and etc.
A lot of accommodation is around our school and we are on partnership with some of accommodations so you can choose among various accommodation types for your stay in Tokyo. We can help in finding the right place to stay and reserve it free of charge. Payment for the accommodation should be made directly to the private host, family or hotel.
Excursions and Visits
As a part of cultural activities, we offer wide range of visits from traditional sites to touristic sites. Further, some optional activities and tours are organized by the school.
If you want to go on a trip by yourself, please don’t hesitate to ask us. We are happy to give you information.