ISI Winter Course 2021

  • Held in Nagano, one of Japan’s leading snow resorts where the Winter Olympics were held in 1998. Experience Olympic Snow!
  • Impressed by the snow-covered magnificent sceneries and beautiful nature!(Many scenes that look good on Social Media!)
  • 【Study&Trip】 Extensive activities. Let’s enjoy both Japanese learning and Sightseeing.

【Japan Winter Fun!】Charm of ISI Winter Course

Extensive Activities

We offer many cultural experiences such as skiing, hot springs, samurai culture, visiting sites from anime and other sightseeing spots recommended for travelling, such as making miso and soba noodles. Let’s enjoy both Japanese learning and Sightseeing.

International exchange event with multinational students

There are many international exchanges between Japanese students at ISI Nagano and multinational students, this is the chance to make friends around the world! Let's make a lot of memories through various cultural experiences and international exchange meetings.

Stay in a secure student dormitory

A set of stay and airport transfer. There is a manager in the dormitory, so it is safe for first-time visitors to Japan. You can study natural Japanese in an international environment where you can live with Japanese students and students from various countries.

Course Course Features Course period Duration
Premium Experience Olympic Snow! In addition to skiing with the best snow quality, you can also meet cute snow monkeys which enjoy the hot springs. A very satisfying course where you can visit sites from Anime and national treasure castle. Jan 25th~Feb 19th 4 weeks
Jan 25th~Feb 5th 2 weeks
Feb 8th~Feb 19th 2 weeks
General Recommended for those who are not good at skiing or who want to go sightseeing at their own pace. It is perfect for those who want to enjoy the beautiful nature of the Samurai town around the school. Jan 25th~Feb 19th 4 weeks
Online You can experience all activities online. For a valuable experience that gives you a realistic feeling of the local scene. Interaction with multinational students is also attractive. Jan 25th~Feb 19th 4 weeks
Jan 25th~Feb 5th 2 weeks


Participation Age From 15 years old
Japanese Course Practical Japanese program to learn through Japanese culture experience and life
Class Size Up to 20
Level Introduction-Beginner/Intermediate level(CEFR:A1~B1)
Class Time 9:50~13:00 (Japan time)
※There are activities after Japanese lessons.

Stay in a safe and comfortable dormitory where the manager is resident.  Living with Japanese and multinational students!(5 minutes walk to school)

  • Select from single room or double room
  • Share kitchen, bath and toilet.
  • Bedding included

※We can arrange homestay as an option. Please contact us for more information.

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With Japanese students also study at the same school building, this is an international campus with students from about 40 countries and regions around the world.

  • 98% employment rate for graduates (Sufficient support system for students such as employment and part-time jobs!)
  • Vocational School authorized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

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Course Name Start Date End Date Duration Fee
(Single room)
(Double room)
Premium Jan 25th Feb 19th 4 weeks 350,000 JPY 330,000 JPY
Jan 25th Feb 5th 2 weeks 200,000 JPY 185,000 JPY
Feb 8th Feb 19th 2 weeks
General Jan 25th Feb 19th 4 weeks 280,000 JPY 260,000JPY
Online Jan 25th Feb 19th 4 weeks 120,000 JPY
Jan 25th Feb 5th 2 weeks 80,000 JPY

What is included in the course price

【Premium Course / General Course】

  • Admission fee, Tuition fee, Teaching Material fee, Facility fee
  • Extracurricular activities, admission tickets, transportation expenses during extracurricular activities
  • ※Ski rental, lift ticket (premier course only)
  • Student dormitory fee (single room/double room)
    ※2 weeks: 13 nights 14 days, 4 weeks: 27 nights 28 days
  • Outbound airport transfer fee (from airport to student dormitory)

【Online Course】

  • Admission fee, Tuition fee, Teaching Material fee, Extracurricular activity fee

What is not included in the course price

  • Airline ticket
  • Travel insurance
  • Dormitory fees for stays longer than the above
  • Return airport transfer fee (from student dormitory to airport)
  • Meals (excluding activities with meals)
  • Yukata (You cannot take your yukata home)
  • Free participation activities (Entrance fee and transportation fee will be paid by each person)

  • The situation regarding restrictions on overseas travel and entry restrictions in Japan is changing daily. Even if you cannot enter Japan, please join the Online Courses.
  • Online Courses allow you to participate in all activities online except skiing.
  • If you are unable to enter Japan or book an airline ticket after applying for a Premium or General Course, we will transfer it to the Online Course and refund the difference between the courses.
  • If the course is open online only due to immigration restrictions or visa suspension measures, we will inform you by December 11th 2020.