Newsletter

30.Mar.2020

COVID-19

To prospective students for April 2020 intake

We are looking forward for welcoming you in our school, and we were fully prepared to offer you lessons so that you can focus on your study. However, we are in this unstable situation according to COVID-19 that is spread all over the world.

Here, we would like to inform you about updates according to restrictions for landing from certain countries, and visa suspension policy announced by government of Japan on 26th March.

On 26th March, Japanese government announced that areas and countries below are subject for suspending visa according to the spread of COVID-19. Also, the restriction for China and Korea’ entry ban got extended for another 1 month, Japan will ban the entry from China and Korea till the end of April.

According to the situation, we cannot announce specific date of your enrolment. However, we are ready to accept you as soon as you are ready to enter Japan. Please note that you will have our full support if you join our school from the mid-term.

Also, we are preparing our online lesson services for you to watch and join from home while you wait to enter Japan. Currently, we are still arranging the online service. We will inform you once it is ready to be released. Thank you for your patience.

As soon as it is confirmed that the Japanese government’s immigration restrictions and the authorities’ suspension of visa issuance will be lifted, we will send you a new instruction about your enrolment with more details. We will make sure to be updated by the latest terms of the government and apply it promptly, and inform you.

Please stay healthy and safe, we are looking forward for welcoming you in our school soon.

Thank you for your kind cooperation.

 

【Source】 Government of Japan

Countries that are subject to visa suspension till 30th April (They might extend this suspension)

China (including Hong Kong and Macau), Republic of Korea, Iceland, Italy, Estonia, Austria, Netherland, Greece, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Czech, Denmark, Germany, Norway, Hungary, Finland, France, Belgium, Poland, Portugal, Malta, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Ireland, Andorra, Iran, England, Egypt, Cyprus, Croatia, San Marino, Vatican, Bulgaria, Monaco, Romania, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, Malaysia, Israel, Qatar, democratic Republic of the Congo, Bahrain (30th March)

<From April 3, the target area for refusing landing in Japan has been added. (For those who arrive in Japan after midnight on April 3)>
China (including Hong Kong and Macau), South Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Brunei, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Brazil, Ecuador, Chile, Panama, Bolivia, Dominica, Iceland, Ireland, Albania, Armenia, Andorra, Italy, United Kingdom, Estonia, Austria, Netherlands, Northern Macedonia, Cyprus, Greece, Croatia, Kosovo, San Marino, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Czech Republic, Denmark Germany, Norway, Vatican, Hungary, Finland, France, Bulgaria, Belgium, Poland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Portugal, Malta, Monaco, Moldova, Montenegro, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Romania, Israel, Iran, Egypt, Turkey, Bahrain, Ivory Coast, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mauritius, Morocco (6th April)

 

Drastically strengthening border measures related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19): Visa restrictions(Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan 6th March)

Drastically strengthening border measures related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19): Visa restrictions(Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan 18th March)

Drastically strengthening border measures related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19): Visa restrictions(Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan 27th March)

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