Summer courses

Morning Program: Fast-Track Your Japanese Learning

For this year’s summer program, we have prepared a Grammar and Conversation Course to enhance your conversation skills in a fun learning environment. You can achieve a surprising amount of progress in Japanese in a short period of time! Upon completion of the course, in addition to the Certificate of Participation, we will provide a feedback sheet demonstrating your achievements.

LevelBeginner to Intermediate (CEFR: A1 – B1)
PeriodAugust 5th, 2024 to August 16th, 2024 (2 weeks)
*5 days a week (Monday to Friday)
Classes9:00 – 12:30 (4 lessons of 45 minutes each per day)
Class SizeMinimum 5 students, maximum 16 students
Age18 years old and above
FeeThe deadline for application is July 5th.

Applications completed three months before the course start date (by May 7th) will be eligible for the early bird discount.
Regular FeeEarly Bird Discount FeeMaterial Fee
130,000 JPY115,000 JPY3,000 JPY

Afternoon Activities: Embrace Tokyo and Japanese Culture!

KAI’s summer course offers a variety of fun and immersive experiences, from Tokyo sightseeing to immersing yourself in Japanese culture. Whether it’s your first time in Japan or you’ve visited multiple times, these activities are designed to delight everyone. The deadline for applications is July 5th, and you must sign up for each activity separately. Please note registration will close once capacity is reached, even if that is before the deadline. So, we recommend applying early!
*Schedules and tour details are subject to change.

DateActivityFee (JPY)
Aug 6
Ninja Experience
Experience ninja training in Tokyo! Learn the ancient art of ninjutsu passed down through the ages in Japan. After completing the training, you too can become a respectable ninja!
Aug 7
Try writing Japanese characters using ink and a brush. You can take your artwork home as a souvenir!
Aug 8
Tokyo Bay Cruise + Digital Museum
Hop on a water bus and cruise around Tokyo for an exceptional view of the city. After the cruise, immerse yourself in an enchanting experience at the ‘TeamLab’ digital art museum, showcasing cutting-edge technology.
Aug 13
Traditional Craft + 
Summer Festival Experience
Try your hand at ‘Edo Kiriko,’ a traditional glass-cutting technique passed down since the Edo period. After experiencing this traditional craft, head to a downtown summer festival and dive into Japanese culture!
Aug 14
Sushi Making Experience
Sushi making might seem challenging, but it’s easy once you know the tricks. Let’s skillfully prepare and enjoy delicious hand-rolled sushi and maki sushi!
Aug 15
Rickshaw Experience + Asakusa Exploration
Ever wanted to try Japan’s old-fashioned taxi, the rickshaw? Not only can you ride in it, but you can also try driving it yourself! After the rickshaw experience, explore Asakusa, where you can encounter the streets reminiscent of the Edo period.

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Application Process

  1. Please apply online by following the instructions provided in the email.
  2. Your level will be determined through an online Japanese level check test. There might be a preliminary interview conducted beforehand in some cases.
  3. Please make your payment using the following methods. Your seat will be confirmed upon receipt of payment.

Payment Methods

Payment from Overseas

  1. Bank Transfer
    Please note that the applicant will be responsible for all transfer fees. For detailed information regarding the fees, please inquire with your respective bank.
  2. Flywire
    An international online tuition payment service for educational institutions that allows transfers to your local bank or payment via credit card.

Payment from within Japan

You can deposit funds using the following methods:

  1. Bank transfer
  2. Credit card (Visa, MasterCard, AMERICAN EXPRESS, JCB)
  3. Cash

If you prefer to pay in cash or by credit card, you will need to visit our school in person.

Regarding Cancellations

  • Upon confirming the full payment, we will reserve a seat for you in the class.
  • For cancellations after course commencement, refunds will not be provided.
  • When processing refunds of deposited fees, the school will deduct bank transfer fees from the refunded amount.
  • Cancellation fees vary depending on the cancellation date, as outlined in the table to the right:
  • Classes may be canceled due to natural disasters such as typhoons or heavy rain.
  • In such cases, assignments or alternative submissions will serve as substitutes for missed classes. Refunds due to class cancellation will not be issued.
Cancellation DateEarly Bird DiscountRegularActivities
Until May 7th

(Early Bird Application Deadline)
No Cancellation FeeNo Cancellation FeeNo Cancellation Fee
Until July 5th20%No Cancellation FeeNo Cancellation Fee
From July 6th onwards100%100%100%
Cancellation Date and Cancellation Fee Rate