OBKG - 学校法人 岡学園 大阪文化国際学校

Our school doesn't just
teach you Japanese.
We help you realize your dreams
using Japanese.

A long history of results since 1985

School exterior

OBKG was established in 1985 and has a long history and experience in teaching the Japanese Language.

Our teachers attend regular training in order to increase the teaching quality in the classrooms and strive daily to further improve their teaching.

Our teachers attend regular training in order to increase the teaching quality in the classrooms and strive daily to further improve their teaching. We believe that the school plays an important role in providing a fun and effective study environment that allows the students to focus on their studies. Teachers will work together with the students to solve problems that come up during their study abroad experience. Teachers at OBKG understand the problems that students experience, and are equipped with the necessary knowledge and experience to help them solve these problems quickly so they can fully enjoy their study abroad experience.

Amazing admission rates to schools of higher education

The rate of International students who attend Japanese Language School and move on to Undergraduate and Graduate school is less than 50% in the country. Compared to this, OBKG has an annual rate of above 80%.
At OBKG, students will have one-on-one sessions with the teachers in charge, to talk about their aspirations and to guide them through the process of applying to Universities.
Teachers constantly keep up with the latest information on Universities and will help students get into the Universities and faculties that they are aiming for.



 Graduate SchoolUndergraduate2-year CollegeVocational School
OBKG 32.0% 44.0% 0% 24.0%
National Average 10.6% 26.4% 0.9% 60.3%


 Graduate SchoolUndergraduate2-year CollegeVocational School
OBKG 16.7% 55.6% 0% 27.8%
National Average 10.5% 28.2% 0.9% 57.8%

Find employment in Japan

Official job offer

OBKG is officially qualified to guide students in career counseling. We provide various curricula to help prepare students who aim to work in Japan. These include one-on-one guidance on Business Japanese Language, interview strategies, lectures on writing a resume and career sheet, lectures on business manners, and more, aimed to guide students and ensure their success in the search for employment.

Other Features

We are a school corporation approved by the Ministry of Education

Students can get train passes at half price, student discount at the cinema, museums, and other establishments.

Excellent location

Our school is located 5 minutes away by foot from the JR Tenma Station and the Subway Ogimachi Station, and is in the middle of a residential area, providing a quiet and suitable environment for learning.
There is a hospital, post office, a bank, and supermarket within walking distance from our school, making OBKG a convenient place. In addition, there is a shopping street located 2 minutes away by foot, that stretches for about 2km with a variety of things to see. Also, 5 minutes away by foot is Tenmangu, a shrine where one of the 3 biggest Japanese festivals, the Tenjin-matsuri is held every year.

High Certification Results in Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)

JLPT is the most important exam for Japanese-Language learners to measure how deep is their Japanese-Language skills. Our school curriculum prepares our students for JLPT, and as the result, every year OBKG's students pass the exam with very high certification results compared to the national average inside Japan.

This is the results of the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test in 2017 (December)

   Precentage certified
 N1  N2
 National Average* 31.0% 28.6%
OBKG 62.9% 55.4%

*Data was taken from official JLPT website.

Excellent EJU results

The Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) is very important for students who plan to continue their studies in Japan. Our students have constantly obtained a score that is higher than the national average score. The 2015(Nov) EJU results are as follows:

National Results



Graduate School preparation class average
Advanced class average
OBKG overall average

A unique curriculum to help students reach their goals

OBKG curriculum/learning sheet

We have a unique curriculum to help students reach their goals. Teachers-in-charge will provide support and form a learning program for the students that include both academic and personal aspects.

A personal E-mail address to access the E-learning system

E-Learning system

We are the only Japanese language school to use an E-learning system. Each student will receive a personal E-mail address, and will be able to obtain information on Universities, employment, and communicate with their teachers through the system.

Improving the quality of lessons through students' feedback

Student survey

Students will fill out a survey every 6 months to provide feedback on lessons, and voice their opinions, upon which we make the appropriate changes in the classrooms. We believe that students' feedback is necessary for improving the quality of education at OBKG.

Experienced teachers

Every teacher at OBKG has a teaching qualification and is experienced in teaching the Japanese language. Our teachers understand the difficulties that International students face in learning a new language, which in turn allows them to teach effectively.

We provide training for our teachers

Training for teachers

All of our teachers go through rigorous training before they are allowed to teach. In addition, we provide regular training for teachers to improve their teaching techniques, upon which they will use the skills obtained to improve the classroom experience.

Information on Universities, finding employment, and daily life in Japan

Bulletin board

We post the latest information on University Open Campus, University admission, part-time jobs, employment, and information on living and studying abroad on the school's bulletin board.

Teaching Materials

Teaching materials

We always use new editions of textbooks and workbooks to keep students up to date with the latest learning material.
We also use daily newspapers and economic news as teaching materials to keep the students up to date with Japanese and world news. We also provide reading materials for students who are aiming to major in Management, Economics, Sociology, Welfare Studies, Sociolinguistics, Policy Studies, and more.

Recommendation-based entrance examination for Undergraduate Studies and Vocational School

Students with good academic standing and behavior can take part in the recommendation-based entrance examination. We will provide these students with recommendation letters and the necessary documents, which will give them an advantage in the university admission process.

JASSO and OBKG Scholarships

Scholarship recipients

We have a scholarship system at OBKG.

JPY30,000/month x 12 months
Scholarship for Outstanding Performance
This is a one-time scholarship granted by OBKG twice a year, to several students. Recipients will receive ¥ 50,000.
Academic Scholarship (JLPT)
This is a one-time scholarship granted by OBKG to students who obtained excellent results on their JLPT N1/N2 Level.
Academic Scholarship (EJU)
This is a one-time scholarship granted by OBKG to students who obtained excellent results on their EJU.

Safe and secure learning environment and study abroad experience

Our staff is equipped with the knowledge and experience to solve problems that International students face and guide them through the process of adapting their lives here. After the students arrive, we will accompany students to the ward office for their registration, obtain their Residence Cards and National Health Insurance, and get bank accounts. In case of emergency, our staff will be available to help. Apart from the staff, students can also talk to their teachers when they have any problem.

OBKG Dormitory

School dormitory

  • 1 person per room
  • It takes 10 minutes to walk from the dormitory to the school.
  • There are an air conditioner and refrigerator in the room. The gas, water, and Internet are free.
  • The basic living necessities are provided. Spoon, table, toilet paper, and etc..
  • The dormitory has an auto lock on the front door and there is a female staff member available every day.
  • A coin laundry room is present within the dormitory.


TEL: 06-6882-1435
Mail: obkg@japanese.ac.jp
QQ: 2240966659

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