School Introduction

International Center of Language & Culture (ICLC) is a Japanese language school with campuses in Okinawa, Japan’s tropical paradise, and Tokyo, Japan’s capital and business hub. Since its opening in 1983, ICLC has been offering immersive and real Japan experience to thousands of students across the globe. We provide students with quality language education through a variety of long-term and short-term courses with the aim to let them explore, understand, feel and fall in love with Japan over and over again.


English-Speaking Staff

The school can provide assistance in English.

Part-time job support

The schools posts and updates available part-time job opportunities and prepares the studentes for the interviews


The school organizes different events where is possible to mingle and chat with Japanese Students

Asian Students

In this school, most students are from Asian countries. In most cases, you will be able to communicate with them just in Japanese.

Full-Time job support

From interview preparation to business Japanese classes, this school assists those who are ready to find a full-time job

Also for Beginners

You can study at this school even if you have never studied Japanese before.


General Japanese Course

Course for students with different needs. Available for all levels, from beginner to advanced. Private courses, Japanese Business courses or JLPT and EJU exam preparation are also available. Designed to improve the four language skills in a balanced way: Conversation, Writing, Reading and Listening. It is the Japanese course par excellence. Ideal for those who want to study in Japan for an extended period of at least 6 months, therefore with the Student Visa. Regardless of what your goal is once you finish the course, if you want to learn Japanese without giving up the opportunity to work part-time or enjoy the experience in Japan, this is the right course for you.​

Do you want to know more about this school?

Contact us to find all the answers you are looking for, it's free!


Intensity is essential

The intensity of the course determines your free time.  It reflects your progress in learning the japanese language and the amount of time you can spend working or enjoying your life in Japan.

School location


Ota Ward is a quiet neighbourhood, ICLC Tokyo is actively involved in the local community. 
The students have, periodically, different opportunities to interact with local Japanese students and local residents living near the school.
In the occasion of school events or the Matsuri, a local traditional celebration.

ICLC represents the ideal choice for those who want to study Japanese quietly, without too many distractions. 

Elective Classes

Higher Education Preparation

Prepares students in using academic Japanese and studying for the EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students) which is required when applying to universities in Japan.

Business Japanese Course

These optional lessons focus on business Japanese and honorific language (Keigo). they are recommended for those who want to find a full-time position in Japan after their studies.

JLPT Preparation Classes

These classes focus on the recurring questions and exercises used in the previous years' JLPT N1 and N2 exams.

Conversation Course

The classes of this course focus on different aspects of spoken Japanese language: Standard Japanese, slang, dialects, specific vocabulary. To achieve that, the teacher will simulate specific or recurrent daily life situations, letting the students practice and learn from them.

Term starts and length

Long Term Course

Duration: 6 months / 12 months / 18 months / 24 months
Term Start: January, April, July, October

Short Term Course

Duration: 3 months
Term Start: January, April, July, October

* Usually lessons begin on the first or the second week of the month


Choose the mode that suits you!

3 Months

Without Student Visa
¥ 150,000 In Total
  • Registration Fee
  • Tuition Fee

6 Months

With Student Visa
¥ 379,000 In Total
  • Application Fee
  • Registration Fee
  • Tuition Fee

12 Months

With Student Visa
¥ 758,000 In Total
  • Application Fee
  • Registration Fee
  • Tuition Fee

18 Months

With Student Visa
¥ 1,137,000 In Total
  • Application Fee
  • Registration Fee
  • Tuition Fee

24 Months

With Student Visa
¥ 1,516,000 In Total
  • Application Fee
  • Registration Fee
  • Tuition Fee

That's it!

We assume you might have more questions to ask us,  meanwhile we invite you to check our FAQ

Achieve your goals with us!

The cookies on this site are used by us and our partners for various purposes, including customized content, targeted advertising on your interests and measurement of site performance. To manage or disable these cookies, change the cookie settings of your browser. For more information, please read our Cookie Policy.