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NILS, Ogori, Japan

760-5 Ogori - 838-0141 Ogori - see on map

What we like about the school

  • Excellent nationality mix. No student nationality makes up more than 5% of students.
  • Free assistance in applying to college/university programmes by a qualified consultant.
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students.

What we dislike about the school

  • Do not offer favorable cancellation terms in the case of a student getting a visa rejected.

Location: NILS Japanese Language school is located in Ogori, a short 10-minute walk from the Ogori train station and within walking distance of local convenience stores and eateries. Just a quick 30-minute train ride to the bustling metropolis of Fukuoka City, NILS Ogori is in a great location to give students an authentic view of the local lifestyle and culture.

School objective: The focus of the school is to give all students, from a very international background, the best education and understanding of the Japanese language and culture they can. NILS Ogori frequently assists students in passing the Japanese Language Proficiency Test, also preparing them for future developments such as college or university exams.

Associations: The high quality and services of NILS are outlined through their authorisation to teach Japanese by the Association for the Promotion of Japanese Language Education, which was established by the highest national authority in Education, Culture, Justice and Foreign Affairs.

Social programmes: NILS Ogori offers students several opportunities to take part and attend school activities, local events and ceremonies throughout the year. Their strong bond with the local community often provides excellent opportunities for students to interact and chat with the local people.

Accommodation: Should you wish to book accommodation with the school, they are happy to offer accommodation for both their short-stay and long-stay courses, in either a Homestay with a local family, a private apartment or in their very own dormitory.
  • The language school NILS was founded in Ogori, Japan in 2003.
  • Legal name / parent company: PC TECH USA
  • Tax registration ID: 741108

Japanese Courses

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Work & Study
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Comments about courses

Lesson duration
45 minutes
Days without class
In 2022 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2022, 13 Jan. 2022, 11 Feb. 2022, 23 Feb. 2022, 24 Feb. 2022, 20 Mar. 2022, 29 Apr. 2022, 03 May 2022 - 06 May 2022, 23 Jul. 2022, 24 Jul. 2022, 10 Aug. 2022, 21 Sep. 2022, 22 Sep. 2022, 03 Nov. 2022, 23 Nov. 2022.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Free consultation about suitable college/university programs by a qualified consultant
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in applying to college/university programs by a qualified consultant
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students
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Accreditations and Quality seals
Association for the Promotion of Japanese Language Education
Japanese teacher qualifications
90% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
School Size
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at NILS and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Bank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Microwave for student use

  • Drink vending machine

  • Library

  • Copy machine

  • Free WIFI

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 10
    Number of public PC workstations: 3

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
In summer:200
Throughout the year: 200
Minimum age of students
18 years
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 3
Adult courses Throughout the year: 3

Top student nationalities

Airport transfer

Airport transfer
Best arrival airport is Fukuoka Airport.

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Free shipment via regular mail


NILS Brochure (PDF)
NILS Brochure (PDF)


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    FAQ about NILS, Ogori

  • Japanese courses at NILS start at 148 US$ for Long-Term Program course with 20 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at NILS varies from 8 students (Short-Term Program ) to 20 students (Long-Term Program)
  • 90% of teachers at NILS hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at NILS comes from USA with a 5% representation, followed by students from China (4%) and England (1%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
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