NIA@Japanese Classes

Nishio International Association (NIA) offers Japanese Classes taught by our dedicated volunteer teachers to Non-Japanese people. Lessons are available for adults and children from beginner to advanced levels.

1 Adult Classes (Sunday,Thursday,All Levels)

Sunday Class
Sunday Class

Thursday Class
Sunday Class (Nishio Nihongo Hiroba): Every Sunday, 9:30am-11:30

Thursday Class (Mokuyo Class): Every Thursday, 9:30am-11:00am

Place:Nishio-shi Sogo Fukushi Center (See the map below)

  2 Childrenfs Class (Nishio-ko Kalafuru)

Children Class
Every Sunday, 9:30am-11:30pm

Place:Fukushi Center(See the map below)

Although tuition is free for both adult and childrenfs classes, Nishio International Association membership is required for all students attending the classes. (Annual membership costs JPY2, 000 per person/JPY1, 000 per Junior)
NIA membership not only gives you access to our Japanese classes, but also entitles you to join all NIA organized activities such as friendship parties and cross-cultural educational programs. *An extra annual participation fee of JPY1000 is required for adult Sunday Class students. *Students may incur extra costs for items such as textbooks or other supplemental materials.


@How to Participate
Just come along to one of the classes listed above (no prior arrangement necessary) or contact NIA office. New students can start attending the classes at any time of the year and all interested people are welcome to@observe our classes for free of charge.

For more information or inquiries, please contact at:

Nishio International Association

Phone: 0563-65-2178 (ext.4803 ) Fax: 0563-57-1314



Sunday Class (Nishio Nihongo Hiroba)

Thursday Class (Mokuyo Class)

Childrenfs Class (Nishio-ko Kalafuru)