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We spread Japan’s charm and contribute to worldwide friendship and development through our Japanese education program.

Mission Statement Regarding Education

We set our goals that our students learn necessary cultures and customs in order to get used to Japanese society.

Students will acquire Japanese language skills which is necessary to move onto the next stage of their education such as universities or technical schools in Japan.

Students will acquire a wealth of knowledge and culture, and they are expected to become people who have responsibilities for development both for your own country and Japan.

We try to improve the level of create a comfortable environment for which to study for our students with all of the rooms having air-conditioning so that students can concentrate on their studying by short terms and improve their Japanese language skills efficiently. Additionally, we encourage students to participate in open campus and Academic Consultation and help them decide which universities or technical schools they are going on to after graduation.

Students will be able to learn Japanese culture and tradition through various school events in a year such as Kakizome (a special piece of calligraphy for the New Year), Karuta (a special cards game for the New Year)and Bean-Throwing Festival or through various field trip to historic landmarks and factory tours.
Additionally, students will be able to learn about local firms and a good deal of how a Japanese person thinks when they participate in the local festival or events through the cultural exchange.

Students will be able to see the outcome of out teaching by taking the Japanese Language Proficiency Test and with trial examinations, so they will have proof of their continuous growth.

about us

Name of school Aichi Kotonoha Academy
Address 14-10 Inarichohane
Iwakura Aichi 482-0006
Telephone +81-587-58-6601
Fax +81-587-58-6602
URL www.kotonoha-jp.com
MAIL info@kotonoha-jp.com
Principal Masaya Kito

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Welcome to Aichi Kotonoha Academy, where our excellent learning environment and our staff support our students to achieve their dreams. The modern world has seen rapid growth in globalization and the IT industry. The importance and the demand for skilled multilingual speakers with a deep insight into the cross-cultural understanding have been increasing for successful communication across the borders.
At Aichi Kotonoha Academy, we offer opportunities where students can examine Japan from multiple viewpoints critically. Through such courses, our students can acquire advanced Japanese language skills and gain deep understandings in culture, tradition, and lifestyle in Japan.
All the staff members at Aichi Kotonoha Academy are aware that our students have made a significant decision to come and learn with us in Japan. Our responsibility is to develop such supporters of the future world into global leaders who will actively participate in the global community.
At Aichi Kotonoha Academy, we work hard towards the goal that our students will be able to play a leading role in bridging their home country with Japan. We hope that our students will be able to contribute to the growth of both countries and the entire global community in the future. Thank you, and we look forward to welcoming you to Aichi Kotonoha Academy.

Masaya Kito


The place - Aichi, is located in almost the center of Japan and there are a lot of manufacturing technology firms such as automobile industries and aerospace industries.
Our school is located in Iwakura city which is in the north-west area of Aichi. We have a famous river which is called Gojyo river, has been known for having a beautiful Sakura viewing spot, so we are just in a rich and plentiful nature environment.
Our location is very close to Nagoya city which is considered next to Tokyo and Osaka, and it takes only 20 minutes to get to Nagoya station, the biggest terminal/hub station in the Chubu area, without a transfer. You can see a lot of well-known companies, universities and technical schools, and of course, enjoy the latest fashion, art, fancy shops and nice cafeteria or restaurants.

Train access

6 minutes on foot from Taisanji station on Meitetsu Inuyama line

From the main terminal/hub station

about 19 minutes by train (from Nagoya station to Taisanji station)

From Chubu international airport

about an hour by train (from Chubu international airport station to Taisanji station)