KAI Japanese Language School has a unique curriculum optimized for teaching oral communication to students from non-asian countries. Since our foundation in 1987, students from all over the world have come to study Japanese at KAI.

Welcome to KAI’s Summer Courses!

The uniqueness of KAI Japanese Language School is it’s curriculum design optimized for students from non-kanji (Chinese characters) countries as well as communication-focused lessons. Since our foundation in 1987, a lot of people from all over the world have come to study Japanese at KAI. If you want to enjoy the summer in Tokyo in 2019, why don’t you come enjoy KAI’s summer courses!

Enjoy Japan in Tokyo

KAI is located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, the capital of Japan. Shinjuku is very convenient for wherever you wish to go. You will never get bored here since there are lots of exciting places like Shibuya and Harajuku, the center of Japanese pop culture and Asakusa with traditional Japanese tastes.

Flexible Accommodations

KAI will arrange your accommodations. The choices include share houses, hotels, short-term furnished apartment, etc. A homestay with a Japanese family is also highly recommended!

Japanese Courses where you can quickly make progress!

KAI offers 2 distinct summer courses: the Grammar & Conversation and the JLTP Preparation course for students aiming to pass the JLPT N1 and N2 exams. Grammar & Conversation courses start in July and August. Students can take a course in July or August or both. At the end of the course, the students receive a certificate of attendance as well as a portfolio organizing what they have learned during the course.

2020 Schedules
Grammar & Conversation JulyJul. 6 to Jul. 24
Grammar & Conversation AugustAug. 10 to Aug. 28
Grammar & Conversation FullJul. 6 to Aug. 28 *
JLPT PreparationAug. 10 to Aug. 28
Teen ProgramJul. 5 to Jul. 19 / Jul. 5 to Jul. 26
  • There’s no lesson from July 25 to August 9 due to Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Grammar & Conversation

Casual Japanese Lessons! This course is designed to steadfastly improve your conversation skills in an enjoyable atmosphere. A lot of speaking exercises are given in each class. A free talk session with Japanese guests is held on the last day of the course. The first 3 periods out of 4 in a day focus on conversation while the 4th period is for reading and writing.


JLPT Preparation Course

N1 & N2 preparation courses designed for learners from non-kanji countries

The lessons cover all the subject areas of the JLPT: vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension and listening comprehension, with major emphasis placed on reading, a critical component of the exam. Students are given tests at the beginning and end of the course to assess their achievement. Each student will have an individual counseling with their teachers and receive advice on how to further improve and successfully pass the JLPT exam.


Teen Program for 13 to 17 year olds

Almost all inclusive package makes you fully enjoy the summer in Japan: A lot of students from various countries have studied Japanese language at KAI Japanese Language School since it’s foundation in 1987. With this abundant experience, KAI prepared a summer junior program where you can fully enjoy Japan and Japanese language. Why don’t you experience both traditional and pop culture of Japan along with studying Japanese, and have the best summer of your life?!


See, Eat, Play, and Enjoy in Tokyo!

The abundance of activities is one of the fascinating points of KAI’s summer courses. You can attend more than 20 kinds of activities in July and August in total. July activities are a set package and August ones are applied for individually.