Hokkaido AskGate Japanese Language School Sapporo Campus

Hokkaido, Sapporo, Toyohira-ku, Toyohira 3-3-1-24

Courses Tuition & Fees

Courses are organized based on student goals and Japanese ability.

Academic Japanese (2 Year Course) (1.5 Year Course)


Lectures are offered for students planning to sit for the EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students).

Students who hope to move on to university, graduate school, or technical school in Japan should apply here.

Academic Japanese (2 Year Course) (1.5 Year Course)

General Japanese (1 Year Course - Pre-Intermediate) (1 Year Course - Intermediate)

No lectures are offered in preparation for the EJU.

Students who hope to move on to universities, graduate schools, or technical schools that do not require the EJU, and students who wish to improve their conversational skills while learning about Japanese society should apply here.

*Not all courses are offered in all years. Please contact us for more information.

General Japanese (1 Year Course - Pre-Intermediate) (1 Year Course - Intermeidate)

For both Academic and General students, will provide the individual support that all of our students need to achieve their unique goals.

For students wishing to move on to graduate school, this means helping them write e-mails, develop research plans, write essays, and take oral examinations. For students wishing to move on to university or technical school, this means writing compositions and essays, and practicing for interviews. Additionally, we can offer support with writing CVs, preparing for interviews, and tips about living in professional society.


Tuition & Fees

*The tuition of October in 2020 and after has been revised as the consumption tax increased in Japan. We appreciate your understanding. 

*Please contact us for more information if you already hold a short-term or other visas.

*International students in Japan are legally required to enroll in the National Health Insurance program. Insurance premiums must be paid to the local municipal office, and cannot be settled through the school.

*In addition to National Health Insurance, students are required to enroll in Foreign Student Insurance.


We support motivated students through our scholarship program

A total of ¥150,000 is offered in tuition assistance.

Scholarship Amount: ¥25,000 per month

Scholarship Period: 6 months.

Number of Scholarships: One per 6-month term (two students per year)

This scholarship is intended to help students focus their time and energy on studying Japanese, and is only available at our school.

Candidates will be chosen based on their grades and attendance records. We hope all of our students will do their best in order to be chosen for this scholarship.

Other Courses

In addition to Japanese language students, we also offer private lessons, group lessons, and package courses for people who hope to become Japanese language teachers, as well as for new Japanese language teachers.

​**Temporarily, this course is not available.