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Our flexible 4-week Intensive courses offer Working Holiday Visa holders the perfect opportunity to study Japanese.

Posted by on June 19, 2017
The Perfect SIM Card For Your Travel in Japan

Will you be visiting Japan for a short-trip, or a long stay sometime soon? If you are already in Japan, you might have tried to get a Japanese SIM card....

Coto Events in May 2017

Lunch Tour in Kagurazaka Thursday, May 11 Have you ever been to Kagurazaka? It is an enchanting neighborhood located 5 minutes walking from the Coto Academy, where you can find man...

Free Style Kimono Dressing Lesson

Dressing up in a beautiful kimono and taking a stroll around the city is a unique sightseeing experience! Tourists can easily find dress-up plans providing a wide variety of kimono...

Nihongo Plus! Fifth Anniversary

We’re so excited to announce our Nihongo Plus!’s fifth anniversary! This course was created to help foreigners improve their Japanese while working. We started this course with onl...

Golden Week 5 Day Course

Spring is just around the corner and we’re getting closer to the long awaited Golden Week! To celebrate the long weekend we are offering two very special one week Intensive.....

Coto Events in April 2017

We are planning the following events in April 2017. Please send your request for participation to info@cotoacademy.com! Ohanami party in Kitanomaru park Sunday, April 2 Let’s enjoy...

Book a Mystery Ski Package in Japanese

Can you believe we’re already in February? The winter season has well and truly settled in, but for those of you wanting to get out and ski or snowboard, there...

Valentine’s Day In Japan: Get Around All The Chocolate

In Japan, Valentine’s Day is all about women giving chocolate to men, a strong tradition going back to the 50s. What’s more, chocolate is given not only to lovers but a...

Japanese National Holiday: National Foundation Day

The National Foundation Day, 建国記念(けんこくきねん)の日(ひ), is a Japanese national holiday celebrated on February 11. This day marks the founding of the nation and the accession of the first ...

2017 Cherry Blossom Forecast & Hanami!

Good news everyone! According to the latest update from the Japan Weather Association, the 2017 cherry blossom season is to start on March 25 in Tokyo. We hope you’ll get the...

Quick Guide: Sumo Wrestling Glossary

Every year on the first Sunday of February, our students and the Coto Academy team get the chance to witness the annual Sumo Grand Tournament in Kokugikan, Tokyo’s indoor sta...

Japanese Intensive Course Spring Special

Spring is in the air! Spring in Japan means cherry blossoms, ohanami, sakura flavoured snacks and festivals. What kind of spring will it be for you? If you’re ready to develo...