5 Features of Yonago Japanese Language School

1. Sharing campus with Japanese high school

   Yonago Japanese Language school is inside Yonago Shoin High School where Japanese students are studying.  International students will have many opportunities to experience high schools activities and make friends with Japanese students. 

2. Providing Free Extracurricular Classes

●Preparing for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)

●Preparing for Examination for Japanese University Admission

    (EJU) including Japanese Language, Knowledge of Japan and the

    World, Mathematics, Science, etc

●Preparing for Academic English Tests such as TOEIC, TOEFL


※ Classes of Writing essays, Practicing job interview are also carried out depending on students' demands.

3. Newly-built, fully-equipped dormitory

Locating in peaceful neighbor area.

Just 10 minutes walk to/ from Yonago Japanese Language School.

Students share kitchen, bathroom and toilet.

Large private bed room.



4. Convenient Surrounding Area

    Hospitals, Giant multi-functional Shopping Mall, Convenience stores are about 20 minutes from our dormitory.

    Life in Yonago city has never been more comfortable than now.

5. Located in the city of Japan's cultures and traditions

   Yonago, where Yonago Japanese Language school locates, has been known as commercially developed city for a long time.

   There are also many antique spots and buildings being well preserved. International students can visit those places in their free time and learn about Japan history, culture and traditions.

Our Goals

   1. Our students can successfully pass the Entrance Examination of Japanese universities across the country.

  2. Our students can easily make through the transfer test to become juniors in Japanese universities.

   3. Our students can enter vocational schools to work in Japan as nurses, mechanical engineers, etc.

4. Our students can achieve the Japanese Language Proficiency Test N1, N2 and become fluent in 4 skills: Listening - Speaking - Reading - Writing.

     5. Our students are eligible to work in Japan as soon as they graduate from Yonago Japanese Language school.

Study Course

● Full-time 2-year Japanese Language Course

Our courses are for those who aim to study (or to start 3rd school year) in Japanese Universities or continue studying in vocational schools to work in Japan as nurses/ mechanical engineers, those who desire to achieve JLPT N1/N2, those who wish to work in Japan in general.


 School year Level Number of students  Details
1st year Elementary 20

 Students will start revising basic grammars and vocabulary to speak correctly daily Japanese when they travel or go shopping, etc. After that, they will learn more academic Japanese knowledge to prepare for the JLPT N3.

 Not only studying vocabulary, grammars..., students also start to practice listening and speaking more in classes; therefore, they can quickly get used to Japanese people's speaking speed.

(Low) Intermediates 19

 Because this is the class for students at (low) intermediate level, students need to review what they have learned in their countries and practice using their knowledge correctly in daily life in Japan. 

Next, students will learn more academic Japanese for JLPT N2 by reading more newspapers, listening to TV reports to learn formal vocabulary and grammars.

 Targets in this school year are taking EJU test with 200 scores (and above) and passing JLPT N2.

2nd year (Upper) Intermediates 20

 In the 2nd school year, students continue to learn Japanese at a higher level through various sources such as reports, news, newspapers. The most important thing at this stage is that students should attain adequate Japanese language used in universities and colleges. 

 Targets in this school year are taking EJU test with 200 scores (and above) and passing JLPT N2 to enter universities, colleges in Japan.

(Very) Advanced 19

 Students will practice how to properly apply their knowledge of formal Japanese language to real-life situations. Besides, to pass entrance examinations or start working, students also need to learn more knowledge of advanced Japanese language and become fluent in 4 skills: listening - speaking - reading - writing.

 Target(s) of this school year is taking EJU test with 250 scores (and above) or passing JLPT N1 to enter National Universities or start working in Japan.

Daily School Timetable

 There are less than 20 students in one class; therefore, teachers can observe and support individual anytime.

    Not only Japanese language classes, extracurricular classes such as planning after graduation, preparing for JLPT tests and EJU tests... are conducted for free.

SHR      8:45 ~
1st class      9:00 ~   9:45
2nd class      9:55 ~ 10:40
3rd class    10:50 ~ 11:35
4th class    1SHR1:45 ~ 12:30
SHR・Cleaning    12:55 ~ 13:30
Extracurricular class    13:30 ~ 14:15