Guidelines for Applicants (Domestic Residents)

People who are already living in Japan and have a visa other than Student-Visa, please look at this information.
You can attend our Japanese Language Comprehensive Course starting from minimum of 6 months.

≪Length of Courses and Months of Admission≫

2 years course April・October
1 year and 9 months course July・January
1 year and 6 months course October・April
1 year and 3 months course January・July
1year course April・October

≪Classes available≫

Level 1 ~ 9 Each level is 3 months

※For more detail about levels, please look at [Course Information]

≪Class hours≫

Morning Session 9:00~12:40
Afternoon session 13:10~16:50

※You will be placed in the morning or in the afternoon class depending on your level.

≪Requirements to apply≫

  1. Completion of a 12-year education or equivalent approved by I.C.NAGOYA.
  2. A clear and proper purpose of studying Japanese.
  3. A financial statement showing sufficient funds to cover all of the applicant’s expenses (including tuition fee) for the duration of his/her study at I.C.NAGOYA.


Selection fee 10,000 yen (only the first time)
Admission fee 60,000yen (only the first time)
Tuition 340,000yen (6 months)
Facilities & maintenance fee 13,000yen (6 months)

※For information regarding texbooks and other fees, please contact us.

≪Application Period≫

Month of Admission Application Period
April Beginning of January ~March 20
July Beginning of April ~ June 20
October Beginning of July ~ September 20
January Beginning of October ~ December 20

≪Application Procedures≫

  1. Complete the “Questionnaire” and send it to I.C.NAGOYA.
  2. After checking it the school will give you an “Application form”
  3. Submit the required “Application Documents” and pay the Selection fee.
  4. Examination
  5. Pay the school fees and enter I.C.NAGOYA


To download the Questionnaire click HERE (Word)