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TCJ is proud to offer VIP private lessons. Selected professional Japanese language teacher will help you choose textbooks and decide the speed of the lessons to meet your Japanese language level and learning objectives.

Our curriculum is designed to help you improve your Japanese language skills faster than the ordinal private lessons as well as measure for JLPT exam. We can also provide original lessons such as preparing for a presentation at work, demonstration for a business meeting, reading newspaper articles and discussing current events, writing a report, measure for entrance exam etc. based on your wishes.

TCJ has a clear teaching policy and the expertise to accompany learners with coaching-type support. TCJ can help you improve your Japanese skills faster and more efficiently than other ordinary private lessons.


Feature of VIP Private lesson

High-quality one-on-one tutoring with a professional teacher.

  • ou can take one-on-one lessons with professional Japanese language teachers selected by TCJ. All teachers in charge of private lessons are qualified and highly skilled in tutoring students.
  • You and your teacher are the only ones in the lesson, so don’t hesitate to ask questions. You are the only ones who have the opportunity to speak and ask questions in the lesson.

Flexible lesson schedules and lesson types.

  • You can choose the day and time you want to take the class, with a standard 3-hour lesson per week. In addition to at school and online lesson, the teacher can also visit your office or home. TCJ will be happy to meet your needs.
  • This high quality and flexible lesson is also chosen by the business executives(Corporate expats) and diplomats in embassies and consulates.

High quality online lessons. You can take lessons even if you live overseas or in a regional area.

  • If you are located overseas or in a regional area in Japan, you can take lessons online. Our teachers are skilled in online lessons and can provide you with the same quality as in-person lessons.

Qualifications for admission

-The private lessons are open to anyone who wants to learn Japanese, regardless of their current level of Japanese.
-You can take the course even if you are located overseas.

Lesson plans

[6 month plan] 72 hours (3 hours per week) 
[12 month plan] 144 hours (3 hours per week)

-You can choose to take lessons on weekdays or weekends. Teachers can be assigned between 9:00 a.m and 10:00 p.m JST.
-The hours of study required will vary depending on your current Japanese language ability and your learning goals, so your advisor will work with you to develop a lesson plan.

Profile of teachers affiliated with TCJ

Teacher M: Worked as a cabin attendant for a national airline on international and domestic flights. Has lived in Singapore. Passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test, completed a Japanese language teacher training course(Certified Japanese teacher). OJT instructor for manners. Able to speak English.

Teacher H: Sales representative at a major travel agency. Radio station announcer, has lived in China. completed a Japanese language teacher training course(Certified Japanese teacher). Able to speak Chinese and English.

Teacher S: Dispatched to Indonesia by the Japan Foundation. She has an MBA, Passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test, completed a Japanese language teacher training course(Certified Japanese teacher). Able to speak English.

Teacher I: After working for a major printing company, taught Japanese in Brazil and Uzbekistan with JICA (Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers) and was dispatched to Indonesia with EPA. He has a Master's degree in Japanese language education, and MBA. Completed a Japanese language teacher training course(Certified Japanese teacher). Able to speak English.

Teacher T: Worked for a major electronic components manufacturer and was assigned to several European countries. Completed a Japanese language teacher training course(Certified Japanese teacher). Can speak English, Chinese and German.

*All teachers are certified Japanese language teachers and have been selected by TCJ. Teachers will be assigned according to your schedule and desired curriculum.

On Demand Lesson is included.

Produced and supervised by TCJ's professional instructors, these video courses focus on real-life situations in which Japanese is used and actual conversation scenes.
Students can learn Japanese grammar and sentence patterns used in daily life and work situations through the videos.
With the video lectures, you can learn by assuming specific situations and practice (shadowing) by yourself. It is also effective for improving your conversational skills.

*This service is free of charge for those who enroll after 2023/07. On demand lessons are not available in any other schools.
Please use them to prepare and review before and after lessons, or to study at the beginner or intermediate level.


contract hours duration enrollment fee TOTAL
Online 72 hours 3-6 months 22,000 596,560
Dispatch 72 hours 3-6 months 22,000 654,160
At school 72 hours 3-6 months 22,000 654,160
*The above prices are for 72 hours (3 hours per week).
*The above tuition fee includes 10% consumption tax.
*The above tuition includes equipment, facility fees.
*Additional materials fees, transportation fee for dispatch lessons are required.
*The above tuition fees must be paid in advance.
*Tuition can be paid in a lump sum, in installments, or as a monthly fee. Please contact us for details.

Special Campaign

We can offer the special discount as a seasonal campagin.
Please ask our counselor in the counseling session.

Enrollment process (Private Lessons)

Step 1:
・Submit application form
・Let us know your available time slots for your lesson schedule.
※About the lesson schedule (for more details, see attached PDF “VIP Private lesson Guide”)
・Lesson days can be selected between 9:00 and 21:00, Monday through Sunday, but as a rule, the days and times are fixed.
・The minimum weekly lesson time is 3 hours, and each lesson can be selected from 60, 90, and 180 minutes.
Step 2:
・Please pay the “Entrance fee” after receiving the invoice is sent to you by email.
※Payment of the Entrance fee is required to start the teacher assignment process.
Step 3:
・ Counseling session will be held after the teacher is selected to discuss the details of the lessons.
Step 4:
・ Lessons begin upon confirmation of tuition payment.

Q & A

[A] TCJ is one of the top teacher training institutions in Japan. All of our teachers are certified and are selected carefully for their high quality teaching skills. In addition, the quality of our lessons is thoroughly controlled, so that all of our teachers are able to provide a high level of education and support at all times.

[A]You can choose the day and time of the week that best suits you.

[A]TCJ has the expertise to help you improve your Japanese language skills quickly through coaching-based learning supports. Professional teachers work with students one by one to set up a study plan, manage progress, and provide thorough support. We also analyze the strengths and weaknesses of each student to develop an effective learning cycle.

[A]TCJ has over 100 professional Japanese language teachers, all carefully selected and certified. We will assign you a teacher who meets your objectives and preferred time schedule, and work with you to create a study plan and curriculum. We also accept your requests for teachers with business experience and those who can communicate in English.

[A]Yes, you can. We are one of the first Japanese language education institutions to offer online lessons and have a high level of ICT educational literacy. Many of our students say that TCJ's online lessons are the same as face-to-face lessons.

[A] Yes, you can add more time for lessons. Please feel free to contact us.

[A] Yes, we have. If a student requests a cancellation or refund within the first eight days of the course, a full refund will be issued. After 8 days of the course, the refund policy will be applied in accordance with Japanese law.

[A] Yes, you can get a discount on tuition fees by signing a corporate contract between TCJ and the company you are affiliated with. Please contact your advisor for details.

[A] Yes, TCJ will issue a certificate of Japanese language study after you have completed the study hours specified by the school.

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