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The Japanese education provided at Osaka YMCA encourages and guides people of different backgrounds toward mutual understanding through Japanese language and culture. Here, students are nurtured in ways to contribute to the realization of coexistence in society.

For Further Education

Exam prep courses for those aiming to enter vocational schools, universities and graduate schools.
(Educational preparatory courses are also available)

For those who have graduated from a Japanese language school in Japan

  • Advanced Japanese Course (specialized course)


For Employment

Preparatory courses for learning the Japanese required for business.

International Business Course
International Hotel Course


For Daily Life

A course for learning the ability to make use of high level Japanese that is required for living in Japan.


For Language Education

A short term intensive course that aims to teach Japanese language, Japanese culture and tourism at the same time.


What’s New:
Information about the school expenses revision(2020/12/22)

We, Osaka YMCA Gakuin(Tennoji) and Osaka International School(Tosabori)  change the tuition fees from April 2021.
Information about school expenses revision.pdf
We update the page of Tuition, Enrollment

Restart of school visits and admission consultations(2020/7/17)

We restart school visits and admission consultations.
Please contact by calling or e-mail necessarily before you come to school. We ask to check body temperature when you enter our school building.
We will also keep accepting admission consultation online or on the phone.

Start / Restart of school class

Osaka YMCA Gakuin (Tennoji)/Osaka International College start/ restart class on 1st June. We have notes to prevent from coronavirus infection.Students needs to read carefully before coming to school.
School visits and admission consultations on campus willl still be postponed for the time being until the situation regarding the new coronavirus converges. We keep accepting admission consultation online or on the phone.
【Notes for coming to school】
Osaka YMCA Gakuin Practical Japanese Course・Comprehensive Japanese Course.pdf
Osaka YMCA International College University Preparatory Course・Advanced Japanese Course.pdf

The Changes of Academic Schedule of 2020 after the Emergency Declaration 

After the National Emergency Declaration has been announced, the academic schedule starting from April 2020 has been changed as below.
●University Preparatory Course (Osaka YMCA International College) 
May 8th(Fri)Class Start
●Comrehensive Japanese Course (Osaka YMCA Gakuin)
May 11th(Mon)Class Start

 ●Practical Japanese Course Spring Semester (Osaka YMCA Gakun)  
May 11th(Mon) Class Start
●Hotel Course/ Business Course(Osaka YMCA Internationl College)

May 8th (Fri)  Class Start 
●Advanced Japanese Course (Osaka YMCA International College)  
May 7th(Thu) Class Restart


 【Important】Requests for School Visits and Admission Consultation as Countermeasures of Preventing New Coronavirus Infection

At present, Osaka YMCA Gakuin (Tennoji) and Osaka YMCA International College (Tosabori) are taking measures to prevent infection of the new coronavirus. As a part of the measures, school visits and admission consultations on campus shall be postponed for the time being until the situation regarding the new coronavirus converges.In the meantime, we are accepting online admission consultation. Therefore, please contact us fromthe inquiry form online.
We will notify you again when we resume school visits and admissions consultations on campus, so please avoid visiting our school directly until then. Thank you very much for your cooperation.

About closing of Summer Intensive Course Application 2019 

Application for summer intensive course 2019 is now closed.  

New Website of Osaka YMCA Japanese school starts!! 

New Website of Osaka YMCA Japanese school starts from April 1st!!