Tokyo Schools

 

For those of you planning on moving to Tokyo, the educational needs of your children must be one of your top priorities. But you need not worry as Tokyo has a large number of international schools that cater to the needs of foreign children.

The international schools in Tokyo can be divided into two categories those that provide curricula based on the systems of the respective countries (like the American and the British schools), and the schools that provide their own original curriculum. The options for schools are many.

Given below is the list of international schools in Tokyo:

 

1. American School in Japan

Address: 1-1-1 Nomizu, Chofu city

Tel: 0422-34-5300

Web: www.asij.ac.jp

 

2. Aoba-Japan International School

Address: 2-10-7 Miyamae, Suginami-ku

Tel: 03-3335-6620

Web: www.a-jis.com

 

3. British School of Tokyo

Address: 1-21-18 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku

Tel: 03-5467-4321

Web: www.bst.ac.jp

 

4. Canadian International School

Address: 5-8-20 Kita Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku

Tel: 03-5793-3839

Web: www.cisjapan.net

 

5. Christian Academy in Japan

Address: 1-2-14 Shinkawacho, Higashi Kurume City

Tel: 0424-71-0022

Web: www.caj.or.jp

 

6. Columbia International School

Address: 153 Matsugo, Tokorozawa City

Tel: 04-2946-1911

Web: www.columbia-ca.co.jp

 

7. Deutche School Tokyo Yokohama

Address: 2-4-1 Chigasaki Minami, Tsuzuki-ku

Tel: 045-941-4841

Web: www.dsty.jp

 

8. Global Kids Academy

Address: Villa Nishi-Azabu #101, 3-5-34, Nishi-Azabu, Minato-ku

Tel: 03-5775-6640

Web: www.globalkidsacademy.com

 

9. Hiroo Gakuen

Address: 5-1-14 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku

Tel: 03-3444-7181

Web: www.junshin.ac.jp/en/

 

10. Horizon Japan International School

Address: 1-33-6 Higashi Terao, Tsurumi-ku

Tel: 045-584-1945

Web: www.horizon.ac.jp

 

11. India International School

Address: 1-5-4 Morishita, Koto-ku

Tel: 03-3635-7850

Web: www.iisjapan.com

 

12. International Secondary School

Address: 3-18-16, Megurohoncho, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-0002
Phone: 03-6894-0055
Fax: 03-6894-0056
Web: www.isstokyo.org

 

13. International School of the Sacred Heart

Address: 4-3-1 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku

Tel: 03-3400-3951

Web: www.issh.ac.jp

 

14. KA International School

Address: 2-25-5 Ohara, Setagaya-ku

Tel: 03-3324-9903

Web: www.kaischool.com

 

15. K. International School

Address: 3-31-5 Higashisuna, Koto-ku

Tel: 03-3642-9992

Web: www.kist.ed.jp

 

16. LCA International School

Address: 2-3-15 Yokoyamadai, Sagamihara City

Tel: 042-776-8570

Web: www.lca-intl.com

 

17. Lycee Franco-Japonais de Tokyo

Address: Primary School, 1-2-43 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku

Tel: 03-3261-0137

Address: College, 5-1-35 Asakusabashi, Taito-ku

Tel: 03-3261-0137

Web: www.lfjt.or.jp/htm/index.htm

 

18. New International School

Address: 18-32, Minami-Ikebukuro 3-chome, Toshima-ku

Tel: 03-3980-1057

Web: www.newinternationalschool.com

19. Nishimachi International School

Address: 2-14-7 Moto Azabu, Minato-ku

Tel: 03-3451-5520

Web: www.nishimachi.ac.jp

 

20. Ookayama International School

Address: 3-13-16 Minami, Meguro-ku

Tel: 03-3723-9399   

Web: www.tlctokyo.com

 

21. St. Mary's International School

Address: 1-6-19 Seta, Setagaya-ku

Tel: 03-3709-3411

Web: www.smis.ac.jp

 

22. St. Maur International School

Address: 83 Yamatecho, Naka-ku

Tel: 045-641-5751

Web: www.stmaur.ac.jp

 

23. Seisen International School

Address: 1-12-15 Yoga, Setagaya-ku

Tel: 03-3704-2661

Web: www.seisen.com

 

24. The Montessori School of Tokyo

Address: 3-5-13 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku

Tel: 03-5449-7067

Web: www.montessorijapan.com

 

25. Tokyo International Learning Community

Address: 2-51-7 Tama-cho, Fuchu-shi

Tel: 042-401-0585

Web: www.tilcjapan.com

 

26. Tokyo International School

Address: 3-4-22 Mita, Minato-ku

Tel: 03- 5484-1160

www.tokyois.com

 

27. Tokyo Metropolitan Kokusai High School

Address: 2-19-59 Komaba, Meguro-ku

Tel: 03-3468-6811

Web: www.kokusai-h.metro.tokyojp

 

28. Tokyo YMCA International School

Address: 2-2-20 Toyo, Koto-ku

Tel: 03-3615-5632

Web: tokyo.ymca.or.jp/tyis

29. Yamato International School

Address: 1 F Shimazuyama House, 3-15-5 Higashi Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku

Tel: 03-5488-7888

Web: www.yamato-is.jp

 

30. Yokohama International Christian Academy

Address: Yokohama Chuo YMCA Bldg. 5F, 1-7 Tokiwacho, Naka-ku

Tel: 045-226-2071

Web: www.yica.co.jp

 

31. Yokohama International School

Address: 258 Yamatecho, Naka-ku

Tel: 045-622-0084

Web: www.yis.ac.jp

 

32. S International School

Address: Nishi-funabashi Bldg. 3F, 5-2-6 Nishi-funa, Funabashi-shi

Tel: 047-333-6969

Web: www.sis-japan.com

 

Tokyo also has a large number of colleges and universities . In fact, the concentration of universities in one city (Tokyo) is one of the highest in the world. All the universities of Tokyo are famous, although some are more prestigious than others.

 

Admissions to the universities of Tokyo are highly selective and competitive. There is an entrance exam and those students with the highest scores enter the most prestigious universities (like Tokyo, Waseda, and Keio). The students, who score lower, enter the next level of universities (like Meiji, Aoyama Gakuin, and Chuo). Those with still lower scores enter the third level universities, and so on.

 

Foreign students wishing to enter universities in Tokyo have a separate entrance exam. Compared to the exams for Japanese students, those for foreign students are easier. Some universities admit foreign students without a test, but then the choice is narrow. It is, therefore, best to take the test.

 

Given below is the list of Tokyo colleges and universities:

 

1. Aoyama Gakuin University

Address: 4-4-25, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku

Tel: 3-3409-8111

Web: www.aoyama.ac.jp/en/

 

2. Chuo University

Tama Campus : 742-1 Higashi-Nakano, Hachioji-shi

Tel: 42-674-2211, 2212

Korakuen Campus : 1-13-27 Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku

Ichigaya Campus : 42-8 Ichigaya-Honmura-cho, Shinjuku-ku

Web: www2.chuo-u.ac.jp/global/

3. Gakushuin University

Address: 1-5-1 Mejiro, Toshima-ku

Tel: 3-3986-0221

Web: www.gakushuin.ac.jp/univ/english/

 

4. Hitotsubashi University

Address: 2-1 Naka, Kunitachi

Tel: 42-580-8000

Web: www.hit-u.ac.jp/index-e.html

 

5. Hosei University

Ichigaya Campus : 2-17-1 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku

Tel: 3-3264-9402

Tama Campus : 4342 Aihara Machida-City

Koganei Campus : 3-7-2 Kajino-cho, Koganei-shi

Tel: 42-387-6023/6024/6025

Web: www.hosei.ac.jp/english/

 

6. Keio University

Mita Campus : 2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku

Tel: 3-3453-4511

Hiyoshi Campus : 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku

Tel: 45-563-1111

Yagami Campus : 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku

Tel: 45-563-1141

Shinanomachi Campus : 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku

Tel: 3-3353-1211

Shonan Fujisawa Campus : 5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi

Tel: 466-47-5111

Web: www.keio.ac.jp/

 

7. Kogakuin University

Shinjuku Campus : 1-24-2 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku

Tel: 3-3340-1211

Hachioji Campus : 2665-1 Nakano, Hachioji

Tel: 426-22-9291

Web: www.kogakuin.ac.jp/english/index.html

 

8. Lado College

Address: Kimuraya Bldg. 5th Floor, 7-5-25 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku

Web: www.lado.ne.jp/

 

9. Meiji University

Surugadai Campus : 1 -1 Kanda-Surugadai, Chiyoda-ku

Tel: 3-3296-4545

Izumi Campus : 1-9-1 Eifuku, Suginami-ku

Tel: 3-5300-1121

Ikuta Campus : 1-1-1 Higashi-mita, Tama-ku

Tel: 44-934-7171

Web: www.meiji.ac.jp/cip/english/

 

10. Nihon University

Address: 4-8-24 Kudan-Minami, Chiyoda-ku

Tel: 35-275-8116

Web: www.nihon-u.ac.jp/english/purpose.html

 

11. Obirin University

Machida Campus : 3758 Tokiwa-machi, Machida-shi

Planet Fuchinobe Campus : 4-16-1 Fuchinobe, Sagamihara-shi

Shinjuku Campus : Kubo Building 4F, 2-9-2 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku

Web: www.obirin.ac.jp/en/

 

12. Rikkyo University

Address: 3-34-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro,Toshima-ku

Tel: 3-3985-2447

Web: www.rikkyo.ne.jp/grp/kohoka/english/

 

13. Science University of Tokyo

Kagurazaka Campus : 1-3 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku

Kudan Campus : 1-14-6 Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku

Web: www.sut.ac.jp/en /

 

14. Seikei University

Address: 3-3-1 Kichijoji-Kitamachi, Musasino-shi

Tel: 422-37-3533

Web: www.seikei.ac.jp/index-e.html

 

15. Tamagawa University

Address: 6-1-1 Tamagawagakuen, Machida-shi

Web: www.tamagawa.dsu.edu/tamagawa.html

 

16. Teikyo University

Itabashi Campus : 2-11-1 Kaga Itabashi-ku

Tel: 3-3964-1211

Hachioji Campus : 359 Otsuka Hachioji

Tel: 426-76-8211

Web: www.teikyo-u.ac.jp/en/

 

17. Tokyo Institute of Technology

Address: 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku

Tel: 3-5734-3027

Web: www.titech.ac.jp/

 

18. Tokyo International University

Address: 1-13-1 Matoba-Kita, Kawagoe

Tel: 492-32-1111

Web: www.tiu.ac.jp/english/

 

19. United Nations University

Address: 5-53-70, Jingumae, Shibuya-ku

Web: www.unu.edu/

 

20. University of Electro-Communications

Address: 1-5-1, Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi

Web: www.uec.ac.jp/eng/

21. University of Tokyo

Hongo Campus : 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku

Tel: 3-5841-2094

Komaba Campus : 3-8-1, Komaba, Meguro-ku

Tel: 3-5454-6019

Kashiwa Campus : 5-1-5, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa-shi

Tel: 3-5841-2455

Shirokane Campus : 4-6-1, Shirokanedai, Minato-ku

Tel: 3-3443-8111

Nakano Campus : 1-15-1, Minami-dai, Nakano-ku

Tel: 3-5351-6342

Web: www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/index_e.html

 

22. University of Sacred Heart

Address: 4-3-1 Hiroo Shibuya-ku

Tel: 3-3407-5811

Web: www.u-sacred-heart.ac.jp/english/

 

23. Waseda University

Address: 1-104 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku-ku

Tel: 3-3203-4141

Web: www.waseda.jp/top/index-e.html


 
 
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