Daytime Intensive Program

Important dates

Term Application periods Placement test for new students Instruction begins Instruction ends No class
Winter Term 2024
(Jan. - Mar.)
Nov. 13- Dec. 19
Dec. 20
Jan. 15 Mar. 22 Feb. 12, Feb. 23, Mar. 20
Spring Term 2024
(Apr. - June)
Feb. 13 - Mar. 18 Mar. 19 Apr. 8 Jun. 21 Apr. 29 - May 6
Summer Term 2024
(Jul. - Sep.)
May 13 - Jun. 18 Jun. 19 Jul. 8 Sep. 20 Jul. 15, Aug. 12 - 16, Sep. 16
Fall Term 2024
(Oct. - Dec)
Aug. 5 - Sep. 17 Sep. 18 Oct. 15 Dec. 20 Nov. 4
Winter Term 2025
(Jan. - Mar.)
Nov 11 - Dec. 17 18 Dec. [2025]
Jan. 14
Mar. 21
Feb. 11, Feb. 24, Mar. 20
Note: We will accept applications after the application period if there is a vacancy.
  • Daytime Intensive Program Levels, Materials Used, etc.

Flow from application through entrance

1. Inquire now!

Reception hours:
9:00 – 19:30 on Mon. – Thu. / 9:00 – 17:00 on Fri.

2. Send the Application Forms and related documents by e-mail.

Send the application documents to the JLI office by e-mail within the application period. Submit the originals to the office when you come to the office.

3. The admission results will be notified to the applicants by e-mail or by phone upon careful consideration and selection.

4. Remit the admission fee and tuition by the specified date.

After confirming remittance, the JLI will notify you of the completion of the entrance procedures.

5. Take the placement test.

You will be placed to an appropriate class based on the result of the Placement Test. For those unable to attend the placement test for their desired term listed above, please contact the office at

6. Course start!

Look up your class and classroom on the bulletin board on the first day of class, and proceed to the room.

Reduced Tuition for Incomplete Attendance (For Short-term Course Only)

If, at the time of application, you know in advance which lessons you will be missing and make a request for tuition reduction accordingly, we arrange for a special reduced tuition for incomplete attendance, prorating it in accordance with the actual period of class sessions you will be taking. It will be calculated on a weekly basis.
Note: There are detailed rules for discount and reduce tuition. Please contact the JLI office for further information.

Application Package

Documents concerning the applicant’s personal history, study objective and aptitude

Application for Admission

Documents A

Objective for studying Japanese

Documents B

Personal History for studying Japanese

Documents C

One picture (4cm x 3cm)

Affix one picture of yourself, taken clearly without a hat or background scenery, facing front, to Document A.

A copy of either your Residence Card (both sides) or passport

This is for the purpose of verifying your personal information, including name and birthday, as well as the eligibility and duration of your stay.

Where to submit the application materials

Send the filled-out Application Forms and related documents by e-mail

Contact Us

03-3359-9600 03-3359-9600
Office hours: Mon-Thu: 9:00-19:30 / Fri: 9:00-17:00
3F Global Study Square, COMORE YOTSUYA
1-6-2 Yotsuya, Shinjuku, Tokyo
JR Chuo and Sobu Lines/Tokyo Metro's Marunouchi and Namboku Lines
3-minute walk from Yotsuya Staion

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