Japan Online School

Japan Online School is the world’s first online Japanese language school. (Founded in 2004) By using SKYPE 24 hours a day 365 days a year, you can learn Japanese anywhere and anytime! All courses are hold by professional Japanese teachers. Online and distance learning is perfectly suited for busy business people.


School HP URLhttp://www.j-os.com/en/


Opening date : 2004


Enrollment fee :

Standard Plan : USD45.00-

Premium Plan : USD90.00-

*Discount currently available.


Textbook fee :

We use commercially available textbooks. Textbooks to use vary depending on course and level, please check details on each course page.

General Course : http://www.j-os.com/courses/generalcourse/

JLPT Preparation Course : http://www.j-os.com/en/courses/jltpprepcourse/

BusinessJapanese Course : http://www.j-os.com/en/courses/businesscourse/

If you already have it, you do not need to purchase a new one.


Lesson fee :

Standard Plan : From USD36.00-

Premium Plan : From USD53.50-

*Two plans are available. Please see the table below for a comparison of them.

*Effective 10% discount for repeat customers.



Payment Method : PayPal or bank transfer


Equipment necessary for attendance :

a headset with mic, and a Web camera

We recommend you use a web-cam, since the lesson can progress more comfortably if both people can see each other.


Communication means : Skype


Instructors : 26 people (Japanese)

Japan Online School has established the strictest teacher selection standard in the industry, hiring only 6% of all teachers that apply.

J-OS even has three certified ACTFL-OPI testers.



Lesson offer time : 24/7 OPEN, Lessons are performed 24hours a day.

Lesson reservation : Through our reservation system.

Lesson cancellation : Time-limit for cancellation is 12 hours before the lesson.

If you cancel your lesson in time, there will be no charge.

However, if the cancellation is made after the deadline, we will count the relevant ticket.


Trial lesson : J-OS trial lesson is 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Please apply from here : http://www.j-os.com/en/applyfortrial/


School introduction video :