Tokyo Central Japanese language Center (TJC)


What is TCJ?

Since its establishment in 1988, students from more than 70 countries have studied at TCJ, realizing their dreams and goals for higher education and employment. TCJ is also one of the largest Japanese language schools in Japan for the training of Japanese language teachers, and is highly recognized both in Japan and abroad for its high level of Japanese language education.
The school is a multinational institution with students mainly from Asia, but also from Europe, the Middle East, North America, Central and South America, and Oceania. International culture exchange is possible on a daily basis in TCJ. The school provides opportunities for international students to learn high level Japanese communication and social skills to realize their future goals in Japan, and achieves high results in higher education and employment through careful career guidance. We also offer Japanese language lessons for foreigners who are living in Japan and online Japanese language education for overseas.

Easy access to our location

TCJ's school building is located at Shinanomachi Station, only 5 minutes by train from Shinjuku Station, the terminal station in Tokyo. The school building is located right next to the station and overlooks the beautiful Jingu Gaien Garden, where you can enjoy the changes of scenery of four seasons. A quiet environment blessed with excellent learning opportunities is here.

Address :
4F, 34 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0016, JAPAN
Tel : 03-3354-5001
Fax : 03-3354-5002

Access :
- 0 min from Shinanomachi Station on JR Chuo-Sobu Line
- 7 min on foot from Kokuritsu-Kyogijo Station on Toei Oedo Line

Start learning Japanese at TCJ!

We will support you carefully even after admission.

Flow of Admission

● You can enroll at any time.

  1. Please fill out and submit the INQUIRY FORM.
  2. Please take the online level check test in advance.
  3. You will have a face-to-face or online interview with a TCJ staff member. Please be as specific as possible about your purpose for studying Japanese and your target Japanese level. Through the level check and interview, we will confirm your Japanese level and suggest the most suitable class for you.
  4. Decide how you will pay your tuition fees.
  5. After confirming the initial payment, the class will start!


  Time Hours of Contract Entrance Fee Monthly Tuition Fee Total
Standard Class
9:00 - 12:20
13:20 - 16:40
300 hrs. ¥22,000 ¥75,500 ¥475,000
Light Standard Class
10:50 - 14:00 180 hrs. ¥22,000 ¥45,300 ¥293,800
Business Class
19:00 - 21:00 120 hrs. ¥22,000 ¥32,200 ¥215,200
VIP Private Lessons
[Online / Dispatch]
Flexible time 72 hrs.
(5-6 months)
¥22,000 - ¥557,680
VIP Private Lessons
Flexible time 72 hrs.
(5-6 months)
¥22,000 - ¥615,280
Private Speed Learning Flexible time 57 hrs. ¥22,000 - ¥446,080


5 reasons why TCJ?

1. A variety of lessons to meet your needs

Students with various types of goals are studying Japanese at TCJ.
You can join a class-style lesson or take a 1-on-1 lesson with a teacher according to your preference. TCJ's lessons have been also used by many companies for employee Japanese language training programs.

2. High Quality Education

Only experienced and qualified professional Japanese language teachers conduct lessons at TCJ. TCJ has one of the top Japanese language teacher training programs in Japan and has a long history of success in teacher training. TCJ provides Japanese language lessons of reliable quality. We usually conduct quarterly questionnaires for the students and enhance the quality of our lessons based on student feedback.

3. Multinational school with students from 70 countries

If you want to learn Japanese in a global environment, TCJ is the right place for you. Students from a total of 70 countries including the United States, Europe, Central and South America, Asia, Oceania, the Middle East, and Africa are studying at TCJ. Also students who have working visas, spouse visas, expats, diplomats, are studying together in TCJ.

4. Programs and assessments that also develop speaking skills

TCJ places the greatest emphasis on developing speaking ability. This is because Japanese speaking ability is the most strongly demanded skill in work and life situations. You will have plenty of opportunities for output in both class and private lessons. You can also regularly check your speaking ability with TCJ's Japanese Speaking Test™.

5. Reach your goals faster with "Small until learning"

Our original materials are divided into small units with main textbook and review materials. We offer a learning method that enables you to learn Japanese 1.5 times faster than conventional methods. Our main materials are digital, so there is no need to carry them around. Students can study on tablets or PCs. In a well-developed ICT educational environment, you can improve your Japanese language skills quickly and reliably.

What can we do for you, so that you can start studying at Tokyo Central Japanese language Center (TJC) in Japan? – official representative of many higher education institutions abroad. We use the proven technologies of searching for academic programs and successful admission strategies, so our customers do not waste time searching for information and taking extra steps. While we are engaged in your admission, you can continue mastering a foreign language or preparing for exams.

  • We give information on studying in Japan for free;
  • We select the university, school, courses and academic program;
  • We prepare the correct set of documents;
  • We send the application to an educational institution;
  • We apply for scholarships/grants;
  • We help you get a student visa;
  • We organize a transfer to the door of the educational institution.

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