Welcome to Matsudo International School


Established in 1989, we are a Japanese language school situated in Matsudo city of Chiba prefecture, just 40 minutes away from Central Tokyo, where students from all over the world learn Japanese in Japan.

We offer courses for all levels of Japanese language ability, from beginner to advanced, with focus on passing JLPT examinations.

We welcome students from around the world to study with us.
Pursue your dreams, learn Japanese and explore Japan with us.

– Study Japanese, Experience Japan –

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Our Course Offerings

Matsudo International School is your first stop to long term success in Japan. We offer the best Japanese language education and student support in Chiba, and have helped hundreds of our students move on to their next step of life in Japan.

Student Visa Course

Long Term

Study Japanese intensively from 1 year to a maximum of 2 years, to master Japanese and achieve JLPT N2/N1, enabling you to move on to further studies or employment in Japan.

Standard Course

Mid / Long Term

Study Japanese weekdays 5 times a week with us in one of our ongoing classes! Beginner to Advanced classes available. New classes open regularly throughout the year.

Introductory Course

Short Term

New to learning Japanese? Kickstart your learning journey by building a strong foundation with us on a 3 week course.

Holiday Course

Short Term

Study Japanese with us on our holiday course over Spring Summer or Winter, and enjoy various exciting events and cultural activities!

Private Lessons

Short Term

1 on 1 lessons or small group lessons for busy people. You are free to customise your curriculum and schedule, so that you may learn at your own pace.

JLT Training Course

Short Term

Learn the necessary skills and knowledge to be a qualified Japanese language teacher in this 420 hour course!

Corporate Training

Short Term

We provide corporate training either at our school location or via dispatch. Get in touch with us for a program suitable for your organisation.


Why Learn With Us?

Full Native Language Support

From applications to help with life in Japan, our multilingual-native staff are here to assist you.

Established for Over 30 Years

We have 30 years of experience in helping individuals from all over the world achieve their goals and dreams in Japan – be it further education or careers, or simply mastery of the Japanese language.

Accessibility and Convenience

Located in a town center, just a minute from Shin-Keisei Yabashira station and JR Musashino Line Shin Yahashira station, we offer unparalleled accessibility and convenience.

Qualified and Passionate Teachers

Fully qualified teachers from various walks of life, extremely passionate about teaching and nurturing students of the Japanese language.

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