JCS Japanese Language School


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Elementary Course

Class Schedule:

Once a week @2.5 hour per lesson

All beginners classes are fully-registered.
Thank you.

Sat 1000-1240hr A 8
(Commencement date: 04/2/2023) * full

Mon 1900-2140hr A 1
(Commencement date: 09/1/2023) * full

Thu 1900-2140hr A 2
(Commencement date: 12/1/2023) * full

Sat 1000-1240hr A 3
(Commencement date: 07/1/2023) * full

Sat 1330-1610hr A 6
(Commencement date: 07/1/2023) * full

Sat 1630-1910hr A 4
(Commencement date: 07/1/2023) * full

JLPT N 5 class for Beginner
Wed 1900-2140hr A 7 *
(Commencement date: 11/1/2023) * full

Sun 1000-1240hr A 5 *
(Commencement date: 08/1/2023) * full


The elementary (beginners) course is open to the public for enrolment in November and May.

Next intake (Jul 2023): opens from mid-May 2023.
Course fee for one year (conducted once a week @2.5hr): $854

To register: email registration@jcss.org.sg

Annual Intake

Registration for Elementary Japanese Language
Course opens in mid-November. New Intake for Beginners in January 2023.

Registration for Higher-Level Course
(For the general public only)

Limited vacancies only! First-come-first-served basis.
Qualifying test is required.

Qualifying Test

For Intermediate and Advanced courses, applicants are
required to sit and pass the appropriate qualifying test.

Qualifying Test Dates:
6,7 or 8 December 2022 at 7pm

Please contact 63383428 for details.

J.L.P.T Certificate

Applicants with Japanese language proficiency certificates
issued by the Japan Foundation may enroll for
admission to a higher level course.

The standard of the course levels is as follows:

Intermediate course:
(JLPT N5 or equivalent)

Advanced I course:
(JLPT N4 or equivalent)

Advanced II course:
(JLPT N3 or equivalent)

Further-Advanced course:
(JLPT N2 or equivalent)

J.L.P.T certificate holders are exempted from the qualifying test. Applicants are required to produce their JLPT certificate for registration.

Certificate of Graduation

Students who passed the final exam will be awarded with certificate from the JCS Japanese Language School. Certificates of merit from the Japanese Cultural Society and Embassy of Japan in Singapore are awarded to outstanding and top students.

As student at JCS, you get to learn & enjoy for free :

  • How to wear a Japanese yukata/kimono
  • Japanese creative art
  • Japanese manners / etiquette
  • Japanese tea ceremony
  • Japanese performing arts, drum, dance, choir etc.

JCS holds the Japanese Corner for our students to practice conversation with native Japanese residing in Singapore.