Depending on the student’s time frame and visa status, the Program is split into a 2-year General Course and a Short-term Course.
|Time of Payment||Payment Breakdown||General Course||Short-term Course|
|Upon applying||Selection fee||20,000 yen||−|
|Upon admission||Admission fee||30,000 yen||30,000 yen|
|Tuition fee||390,000 yen /First 2 terms*3
* 195,000 yen /term
Total for 2 years: 1,560,000 yen
|195,000 yen /term|
|After classes start||Material fee**4||4,000-10,000 yen /term|
You can pay on site at the JLI window, or deposit it in or transfer it to our bank account.
Payment must be made in cash in Japanese yen. We do not accept foreign currencies, credit cards, electronic money, traveler’s cheques, etc.
Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
* Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, as well as Year-end and New Year
We will notify the applicant or the financial sponsor of our bank account for deposit or transfer purposes at a later date.
The remitted admission fee and the tuition will not be refunded in the event that the applicant decides to withdraw application, go on leave, or drop out. However, if there was an extenuating circumstance under which the applicant/student had to withdraw, drop out, etc., under duress, such as illness of oneself or of a family member, part of the tuition will be reimbursed from the week following the emergence of the circumstance (if no verifying document is submitted by the date of the emergence, counting is to begin from the date of document submission), calculated on a weekly basis. In such a case, a verifying document (e.g., a medical report or a job offer) must be furnished. Refunds will also be made to applicants for the 2-year General Course under the following circumstances.
No refund will be made, even if the selection process results in non-admission.
No refund will be made for the materials under any circumstances.
When a past or current Nichibei student* refers a new student to the Regular Program;
*Nichibei student= a past or current student who has studied at Nichibei Japanese Language Institute (Regular, Part-time Programs or private lessons) or Nichibei Kaiwa Gakuin (English Programs).
*Delivery of the QUO Card is only within Japan (at the office or by post).
*Please notify the office if you are eligible to apply for the Referral Policy.
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.