JCS Japanese Language School


Elementary Course

Registration for elementary CourseThe elementary (beginners) course is open to the public for enrolment in December and May*  each year. (July)

New beginners class registration, please email to registration@jcss.org.sg

Classes will commence from July 2020. 

Course fee: $785/- for one year course conducted once a week or 5 months course @twice a week (intensive).


1. Once a week@2.5hr per lesson. Please click here and refer to course schedule II.

2. Twice a week @2.5hr per lesson (Intensive). For intensive course, please click hereThe intensive course is fully-registered, thank you.

3. Once a week@2.5hr per lesson. (Online class every Thu 1900-2140hr) commencing from 23 July 2020.



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.



New classes enquiries: April (June) / November 

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. Please contact t: 63383428 for details.

Please email registration@jcss.org.sg to apply.

J.L.P.T Certificate

Applicants with Japanese language proficiency certificates (J.L.P.T) 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.