Fee

At school

General course

2021
Four terms
(1 year)
Three terms
(9 months)
Two terms
(6 months)
One term
(3 months)
Registration¥30,000 ¥30,000 ¥30,000¥30,000
Tuition¥880,000¥700,000¥460,000¥240,000
Materials and
KAI⋮DLS
¥32,000¥24,000¥16,000¥8,000
Total¥942,000¥754,000¥506,000¥278,000
  • Materials & KAI⋮DLS (Digital Learning System) fee includes KAI’s original digital learning materials, commercial printed books and various handouts as well as usage of custom developed software and services.
  • The cost required for extracurricular activities such as transportation and admission fees are paid by students on site.
 Four terms
(1 year)
Three terms
(9 months)
Two terms
(6 months)
One term
(3 months)
Rental fee¥48,000¥36,000¥24,000¥12,000
Optional Electives
  • All General Course students are required to use an iPad for their lessons. A rental iPad is available for a fee as listed above. If you wish to use your own iPad, it must be iPad Air 2 (2014) or later, 9.7″ and above. The iPad mini is too small for viewing course materials. The storage of 32GB and above is recommended. Be advised, some Wifi+Cellular iPads purchased outside of Japan may not work with the Japanese mobile networks.
  • A rental iPad for temporary use is available for ¥500 per day.
Student visa application fee¥20,000
Insurance (6 months)¥5,800
Insurance (9 months to 1 year)¥10,000
Fees for College Student Visa Applicants Only
2022
Four terms
(1 year)
Three terms
(9 months)
Two terms
(6 months)
One term
(3 months)
Registration¥30,000 ¥30,000 ¥30,000¥30,000
Tuition¥880,000¥700,000¥460,000¥240,000
Materials and
KAI⋮DLS
¥32,000¥24,000¥16,000¥8,000
Total¥942,000¥754,000¥506,000¥278,000
  • Materials & KAI⋮DLS (Digital Learning System) fee includes KAI’s original digital learning materials, commercial printed books and various handouts as well as usage of custom developed software and services.
  • All General Course students are required to use an iPad for their lessons. A rental iPad is available for a fee as listed above. If you wish to use your own iPad, it must be iPad Air 2 (2014) or later, 9.7″ and above. The iPad mini is too small for viewing course materials. The storage of 32GB and above is recommended. Be advised, some Wifi+Cellular iPads purchased outside of Japan may not work with the Japanese mobile networks.
  • A rental iPad for temporary use is available for ¥500 per day.
  • The cost required for extracurricular activities such as transportation and admission fees are paid by students on site.
Student visa application fee¥20,000
Insurance (6 months)¥5,800
Insurance (9 months to 1 year)¥10,000
Fees for College Student Visa Applicants Only

Practical Conversation Course

2021

The early bird discount is applicable only when the booking is completed 3 months prior to the session (level) start date.

Practical Conversation Course
Registration¥10,000
Tuition per week¥28,000
Materials per level¥3,000
Regular Price
Practical Conversation Course
Registration¥10,000
Tuition per week¥25,000
Materials per level¥3,000
Early Bird
  • If you bring your own tablet, you can download not only KAI’s digital materials, but also an extensive library of ebooks including grammar and JLPT resources, usable for up to two years. Those without a tablet can use an iPad from the school (limited availability), but won’t be able to take the contents home.
  • If there are one or two applicants, the class will be held for two lessons per day instead of three lessons per day.
2022

The early bird discount is applicable only when the booking is completed 3 months prior to the session (level) start date.

Practical Conversation Course
Registration¥10,000
Tuition per week¥28,000
Materials per level¥3,000
Regular Price
Practical Conversation Course
Registration¥10,000
Tuition per week¥25,000
Materials per level¥3,000
Early Bird
  • If you bring your own tablet, you can download not only KAI’s digital materials, but also an extensive library of ebooks including grammar and JLPT resources, usable for up to two years. Those without a tablet can use an iPad from the school (limited availability), but won’t be able to take the contents home.
  • If there are one or two applicants, the class will be held for two lessons per day instead of three lessons per day.

Summer Courses

Practical Conversation Course Plus
Tuition (per week) ¥40,000
Materials (per level) ¥3,000
Regular Price
Practical Conversation Course Plus
Tuition (per week) ¥36,000
Materials (per level) ¥3,000
Early Bird
  • The early bird discount is applicable only when the booking is completed by May 9.
  • 10% discount for those who have taken one of our courses before.
  • If there are one or two applicants, the class will be held for two lessons per day instead of three lessons per day.

50+ Course O/D

On Demand: The course is arranged on request.

2021
CoursePackage Price
1 participant¥280,000
2 participants¥240,000

The package Price includes below. It can be customized. Please contact us for detail.

  1. 9 days of dedicated group lessons for 50+ course O/D participants with printed and digital materials.
  2. 10 Activities: Tokyo half day bus tour, Japanese culture experience, kabuki, Japanese garden, calligraphy, Asakusa, Meiji Shrine, a day trip, etc.
  3. 6 lunches and 6 dinners.
  4. An IC card “Suica” worth ¥3,000, which can be used for transportation and shopping at various stores.
  5. Accommodation and airport transfer aren’t included, but they can be arranged on request as well as an optional 2-day Kyoto tour, etc. (subject to fees)
2022
CoursePackage Price
1 participant¥280,000
2 participants¥240,000

The package Price includes below. It can be customized. Please contact us for detail.

  1. 9 days of dedicated group lessons for 50+ course O/D participants with printed and digital materials.
  2. 10 Activities: Tokyo half day bus tour, Japanese culture experience, kabuki, Japanese garden, calligraphy, Asakusa, Meiji Shrine, a day trip, etc.
  3. 6 lunches and 6 dinners.
  4. An IC card “Suica” worth ¥3,000, which can be used for transportation and shopping at various stores.
  5. Accommodation and airport transfer aren’t included, but they can be arranged on request as well as an optional 2-day Kyoto tour, etc. (subject to fees)

KAI Junior Group Program (Customizable)

2021
Course LengthPackage Price
2 weeks (9 days for lessons)¥420,000

The package price includes below.

  1. The package price includes 9 days of lessons with printed and digital materials, 2 full-day & 10 half-day activities, accommodation (13 nights in a dormitory type room), all meals, airport transfer from/to Narita or Haneda airports, an IC card “Suica” worth ¥3,000, which can be used for transportation and shopping at various stores. One adult leader is required per 10 students. The fees for leaders are included in the students’ fees
  2. The above is just a sample and we are happy to accommodate your requests. Feel free to contact us for detail.
2022
Course LengthPackage Price
2 weeks (9 days for lessons)¥420,000

The package price includes below.

  1. The package price includes 9 days of lessons with printed and digital materials, 2 full-day & 10 half-day activities, accommodation (13 nights in a dormitory type room), all meals, airport transfer from/to Narita or Haneda airports, an IC card “Suica” worth 3,000 JPY, which can be used for transportation and shopping at various stores.
  2. One adult leader is required per 10 students. The fees for leaders are included in the students’ fees.
  3. The above is just a sample and we are happy to accommodate your requests. Feel free to contact us for detail.

Private Lessons

2021

Registration Fee: ¥10,000

Course LengthNumber of studentsTuition
9:00 – 18:001¥6,100
2¥7,600
18:00 – 21:301¥7,700
2¥9,500
Saturdays, Sundays
and public holidays
150% of the tuition
  • The tuition is fee per hour. The registration fee is fee per person.
2022

Registration Fee: ¥10,000

Course LengthNumber of studentsTuition
9:00 – 18:001¥6,100
2¥7,600
18:00 – 21:301¥7,700
2¥9,500
Saturdays, Sundays
and public holidays
150% of the tuition
  • The tuition is fee per hour. The registration fee is fee per person.

Online

General Course Live Online

2021
3 months (1 term)
Registration¥30,000*1
Tuition¥220,000
Materials and KAI⋮DLS¥8,000
Total¥258,000
  1. It is free for those who have enrolled in KAI Japanese Language School before.
  2. Live Online is a form of online enrollment in a general course class that is being taken by other students at school.
  3. Materials & KAI⋮DLS (Digital Learning System) fee includes KAI’s original digital learning materials, commercial printed books and various handouts as well as usage of custom developed software and services.
  4. Commercial materials for the General Course will be sent from KAI Japanese Language School. Some countries do not allow parcels to be sent from Japan by international parcel delivery service, so please do your own research on this point in advance.
  5. All General Course students are required to use an iPad for their lessons. It must be iPad Air 2 (2014) or later, 9.7″ and above.  The iPad mini is too small for viewing course materials. The storage of 32GB and above is recommended.
2022
3 months (1 term)
Registration¥30,000*1
Tuition¥220,000
Materials and KAI⋮DLS¥8,000
Total¥258,000
  1. It is free for those who have enrolled in KAI Japanese Language School before.
  2. Live Online is a form of online enrollment in a general course class that is being taken by other students at school.
  3. Materials & KAI⋮DLS (Digital Learning System) fee includes KAI’s original digital learning materials, commercial printed books and various handouts as well as usage of custom developed software and services.
  4. If materials need to be sent, the actual cost of shipping and tariff will be required.
  5. All General Course students are required to use an iPad for their lessons. It must be iPad Air 2 (2014) or later, 9.7″ and above.  The iPad mini is too small for viewing course materials. The storage of 32GB and above is recommended.

Practical Conversation Course (Live online)

2021
RegistrationTuitionMaterials (per level)
N/A¥22,000 per weekIncluded in tuition
  • The tuition fee includes the material. The grade sheet and certificate of completion will be provided in PDF only.
  • You can download not only KAI’s digital materials, but also an extensive library of ebooks including grammar and JLPT resources, usable for up to two years.
  • If there are one or two applicants, the class will be held for two lessons per day instead of three lessons per day.
2022
RegistrationTuitionMaterials (per level)
N/A¥25,000 per weekIncluded in tuition
  • The tuition fee includes the material. The grade sheet and certificate of completion will be provided in PDF only.
  • You can download not only KAI’s digital materials, but also an extensive library of ebooks including grammar and JLPT resources, usable for up to two years.
  • If there are one or two applicants, the class will be held for two lessons per day instead of three lessons per day.