Japanese Section, ILA, Tokyo Institute of Technology [Japanese]

[2018] Japanese Intensive Course
*We will not call for A-class level (Basic 1) students in this term.

日本語研修コース: Q1 & Q2
Intensive Japanese Course, 2018

The Intensive Japanese Course will invite new students. This course is basically designed for the Japanese Government Scholarship students to learn Japanese before they study in their graduate schools.

The international students of Tokyo Tech may apply for the course under the following conditions:
  1. The level of the eligible students is fitted to the class.
  2. Your research advisor permits you to attend the everyday class, through Monday to Friday.
  3. You are able to attend the all of classes and events.
  4. The prescribed number of the class size will not exceed.
  5. Note: We cannot accept any students who miss and delay classes.

Course Schedule:
  • Period: April 12, 2018 - July 25, 2018
  • Class hours: 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (Monday - Friday)
  • Orientation: 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., April 11 (Ookayama West Bldg.1, W111)


Please follow the procedure below:
  1. Make an account on the “Japanese Class On-line System” using your valid email address.
  2. Login to the "Japanese Class On-line System", and select "I will apply to an intensive course."
  3. After make your account, you may download the application form for the intensive course.
  4. Bring a filled in the form with the approvement by your supervisor and his/her signature to the interview on April 9.
Note: The deadline of the online application is 12 p.m., April 6

  • Things to bring: the submission of your application does not directly mean that you are accepted as an intensive course student. Those who may be admitted in the course must pass the following interview test.
  • Time: 1 p.m., April 9 (Monday)
  • Place: West Bldg.1, Rm 118, Ookayama campus
  • Please bring the application form with seal / signature of your supervisor
  • (If you find the above time inconvenient, please email to Prof. Hirakawa at hirakawa.y.ab#m.titech.ac.jp)
  • Please use “@” for “#” when you email.

Level and acceptable number of students:
  • B class: 5-6 students (Basic 2)
*We will not call for A-class level (Basic 1) students in this term.

*Priority is given to the following order:
  1. Scholarship-holders (MEXT) (no need to have an interview test on April 9.)
  2. Full-time graduate / research students
  3. Short-term exchange students & Researchers

  • If you complete this course, we issue the Certificate of Participation.
  • International graduate students may obtain the credits of your course degree: 1 credit par 1 quarter for master students as 400 number subjects, and for doctor candidates as 600.
  • Note: those who have already finished the pre-intermediate level and wishes to study more Japanese, you may proceed to take Intermediate Japanese classes or any of higher levels.

You can find out further information on our website as the followings:

⇒ [Japanese subjects for Graduate Students]

Any questions concerning this course:
  • Contact: Course Director Professor Yahiro Hirakawa (ILA; hirakawa.y.ab#m.titech.ac.jp)
  • Please use “@” for “#” when you email.


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