Our normal school year is divided into four seasonal terms starting in January, April, July, and October.
Yoshida Institute is closely monitoring the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) . As the situation continues to change rapidly, there’s a possibility that schedule may be modified.

Spring 2020
April 07(Tue.) Orientation (10:00 –) for New students
April 09(Thu.) Guidance – No classes
April 20(Mon.) Began providing an online education system in which our students can receive lectures.
April 29(Wed.) National holiday
May 04(Mon.) National holiday
May 05(Thu.) National holiday
May 06(Wed.) National holiday
They are holidays (4/29 – 5/6), but We will have classes. (or online)
May 29(Fri.) Sports meet (YouTube): The specific time and date is undecided.
June 19 / 22 Final exams
June 23(Tue.) Classes ends & Academic Guidance
Summer 2020
July 1(Wed.) Orientation (10AM – ) for New students
July 03(Fri.) Classes begins
July 22(Wed.) Academic Guidance
July 23(Thu.) holidays begins
August 10(Mon.) holidays ends
They are holidays (7/23 – 8/10), but there’s a possibility that schedule may be modified.
August 11(Tue.) Classes begin again
September 21(Mon.) No classes – Old Folks Day
September 22(Tue.) No classes – Autumn Equinox Day
September 28 / 29 Final exams
September 30(Wed.) Classes ends
Fall 2020
October 07(Wed.) Orientation (10AM – ) for New students
October 08(Thu.) Classes begins
November 03(Tue.) No classes – Culture Day
November 08(Sun.) EJU
November 13(Fri.) Axtracurricular activities
November 23(Mon.) Labor Day holiday
December 06(Sun.) JLPT
December 16 / 17 Final exams
December 18(Fri.) Classes ends
December 21(Mon.) Winter holidays begins
Winter 2021
January 05(Tue.) Orientation (10AM – ) for New students
January 07(Wed.) Classes begins
January 11(Mon.) No classes – Coming of Age holiday
February 11(Thu.) No classes – National holiday
February 23(Tue.) No classes – National holiday
March 15 / 16 Final exams
March 17(Wed.) A graduation ceremony–youtube–
March 18(Thu.) A bowling meet–youtube–
March 19(Fri.) Classes ends
March 22(Mon.) Spring holidays begins




We warmly welcome

Exemption or Reduction
of Admission fees.

Learning Japanese

Learn how to read and write the kana on our HIRAGANA and KATAKANA pages. Please check out our website: Learning Japanese.



CSN is the national authority that handle the Swedish financial aid for students.

We also warmly welcome Working Holiday program participants in Japan!

it is possible to study at this institute while visiting Japan on a 3-month temporary visa.

Students studying for longer periods usually obtain a student visa.

Promotional Video

–New– – | English | Spanish | Italian | German | Swedish | Indonesian |Vietnamese | Promotional videos were created by students.