Basic Japanese for daily use

Notice of Basic Japanese for daily use course for Academic 2024

Spring Course will mainly be conducted in class (face to face)

WEB Application, classes will be filled by first come, first served basis.

The course is designed for foreign nationals living in Osaka, whose levels of Japanese are beginner to upper intermediate, to gain Japanese conversation knowledge necessary for daily life.
Spring course is scheduled to hold 8 classes with maximum intake of up to 12 person per class
All the classes are given by the teachers of Osaka Japanese Language Education Center.

  • Co-sponsored by Osaka International House Foundation.

1. Contents

Spring Course will mainly be conducted in class (face to face)

  • No online (web) class


Foreigners who cannot converse well in Japanese or who want to improve daily conversation skills in Japanese.

  • As a rule, the course is for applicants who live or work in Osaka under own proper visa
  • Applicants who are able to attend all the classes


Applicants have to have own proper visa, which covers entire the course period.

  • Priority will be given to those who take this "Basic Japanese for daily use" course for the first time.


Spring course is scheduled to start on Tuesday,April 23rd, 2024 and end on Friday, July 5th, 2024.

  • No class on Saturdays,Sundays,National holidays


  • 2 classes (50 minutes x2) a day
Day of
the week
Hours Level
Morning Monday to Friday 10:10 am - 12:00 pm Beginner/ Intermediate / Upper Intermediate
Afternoon Monday to Friday 1:10 pm - 3:00 pm Beginner / Intermediate / Upper Intermediate
Evening Tuesday & Thursday 4:10 pm - 6:00 pm Beginner(Beginner class only, 2 days a week only)
  • No lesson on Saturdays, Sundays and National holidays.
  • Class switch becomes impossible when each class becomes full.
  • Due to the circumstances, the contents of course & number of intakes are subject to change.

<Class level criterions>

Refer to the following list.

<Participation Fee>

  • Morning:JPY30,000 (per person including textbook.)
  • Afternoon:JPY30,000 (per person including textbook.)
  • Evening:JPY12,000 (per person including textbook.)
  • Tuition will be the same both in class and online.
  • Settle the payment into the designated bank account indicated on our invoice.
  • No refund after payment
  • Note that we don’t accept cash, credit card and e-money payments.

2. Application details

<To new students (applicants who never studied in any level of the course) >

Application period:From 9:00 am on Friday, April 5th to 12:00 pm on Thursday, April 11th, 2024

Application web opening hours:24 hours from 9:00 AM April 5th to 12:00 PM April 11th.

Please click the link below, or read the QR code and proceed to the application screen.

QR code of Web page for Application(Spring Course)

  • As a rule, classes will be filled by first come, first served basis.
  • No level check. Class level will be up to your choice

<For those who have taken part in Basic Japanese for daily use Course in the past>

We will select the students by lottery from among who would like to take lessons again only if there is (are) a vacancy(ies) in the class(es). Please inform us your desired class, desired time, contact information (name, address, phone number, email address, date of birth, nationality, status of residence) in the email with a face photo data attached. Note that lottery will be conducted by our center and the result will be informed to you through email by the start date of the course. Make sure you email us by Thursday, April 11th, 2024 if you would like to apply for Spring course.

All the contents of above are subject to change due to the circumstances.

3. Flyers

4. Contact

Japan Student Services Organization(JASSO)
Osaka Japanese Language Education Center

8-3-13 Uehonmachi, Tennoji-ku, Osaka City, Osaka 543-0001 Japan
TEL +81-6-6774-0033 FAX +81-6-6774-0788
E-mail:info-oskn at mark (Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean)
*Please covert "at mark" to @ when you send an e-mail to us.
Office hours: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday thru Friday

  • When sending e-mails, please remove "<" and ">" before and after "@".
  • Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, National Holidays and Year-end and New Year Holidays
  • 7 minutes walk from "Shitennojimae Yuhigaoka" Station of Tanimachi Line