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Goandup Study" supports foreigners who want to study in Japan.

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You are about to take the big step of studying abroad.

When you start thinking about studying in Japan, many questions and concerns may arise. Which school is right for you, how to apply for a visa, how to prepare for life in Japan...

In such cases, Goandup Study will be your reliable partner.

We are a study abroad agency that consistently supports you from the initial stage of preparation for study abroad to support for your life in Japan. In this article, we will introduce you to the services Goandup Study provides regarding study abroad and valuable information to help you make the most of your study abroad experience. Together with us, let's turn your dream of studying abroad into a reality!

What is the Goandup Study?

We, "Goandup Study", are a study abroad agency that provides full support to foreigners who wish to study in Japan.

  • Study Abroad Consultation
  • Japanese Language School
  • Application agent for college student visas
  • Part-time job search support
  • Follow-up support for Japanese language study
  • Living support during your stay in Japan
  • Post-graduation career counseling

Goandup Study" Services

Many people want to learn Japanese in Japan but do not know where to start! We are sure that there are many people who want to learn Japanese in Japan, but do not know where to start! We will be your strong supporter in choosing a school, applying for a visa, preparing for your life in Japan...everything!

Study Abroad Consultation

  • I am interested in studying in Japan, but...
  • I am not sure what kind of study abroad plan is best for me!

At Goandup Study, we listen carefully to your dreams, goals, concerns, and questions before you take the big step of studying abroad, and propose a study abroad plan that suits each individual student.

Initial consultation is free of charge! We will work with you to determine the best path to fulfill your dream of studying abroad!

Japanese Language School

  • It's hard to search the internet and find a school by yourself...
  • How do I decide which Japanese language school is right for me?

Did you know that there are approximately 700 Japanese language schools in Japan? Each of them has different characteristics, and it is not easy to select the best school for you. In addition, there are limitations to the information available on the Internet, and it is even more difficult to obtain accurate and up-to-date information about Japan when you are overseas.

That's where "Goandup Study" can support you. We specialize in introducing you to the best Japanese language school for your learning goals, lifestyle, and budget. Therefore, we provide accurate and up-to-date local information to help you choose the right school!

Application agent for college student visas

  • How do I get a visa?
  • Seems difficult to prepare and apply...

Applying for a study visa is a complex and time-consuming process. However, Goandup Study will handle this important process on your behalf. Based on the latest visa information, we fully support you through the process of preparing and submitting your application documents, thereby improving your chances of obtaining a visa.

Take the first step to study abroad with us with confidence!

Required before studying abroad!Japanese Language Proficiency Program

One requirement for the process of obtaining a college student visa, which is essential for studying abroad, is a language proficiency of at least the N5 level of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT). This is equivalent to the level of ability to read and write daily conversation and simple sentences, and is proof of the skills necessary for a smooth start in life as a foreign student.

You want to study in Japan but haven't started studying Japanese..." or "I don't know how to study Japanese!" or "I have never taken the JLPT yet..." You have a problem!

We offer Goandup Nihongo+, an online Japanese language learning service for those who wish to study abroad. This is an online service that allows you to learn Japanese from the basics from the comfort of your own home, anytime, anywhere before you study abroad. This service is specialized for JLPT N5 and N4 levels, so it is ideal for you, the foreigner who wants to acquire JLPT N5 or N4 level Japanese language skills.

vocabulary learning

  • N5 level: Learn basic vocabulary of about 800 words
  • N4 level: Learn approximately 1,500 to 2,000 words of vocabulary

Grammar study

  • N5 level: Master basic grammar and practice making simple sentences
  • N4 level: Learn more complex grammatical structures and practice using them appropriately

studying kanji through the kana syllabary

  • N5 level: Practice the basic reading and writing of approximately 100 basic Kanji characters, as well as the basic on'yomi and kun'yomi
  • N4 level: Practice reading and writing approximately 300 Kanji characters

listening comprehension practice

  • N5 level: Learn basic expressions and simple conversation for daily conversation
  • N4 level: Learn everyday conversation and conversations involving complex information

Special offers are also available!

If you study abroad using Goandup Study after studying with Goandup Nihongo +, you will receive a discount of 20% from the Goandup Study service fee. Through this benefit, you can take the first step to study abroad more easily and economically.

For more information on our services, please click on the link below.

We can also provide support during your stay in Japan!

We not only help you prepare for your trip to Japan, but also provide ongoing support after your new life in Japan has begun. Through our subscription-based online community for foreigners called "Goandup Salon," we provide support for various problems and difficulties you may face when living in Japan!

The advantage of this community is that you can get information directly from foreigners already living in Japan and local Japanese. Members can exchange information with each other.


Lifestyle Support

  • Japanese culture and customs are difficult to understand...
  • How can I make Japanese friends?
  • I want to know how to open a bank account in Japan or how to sign up for a cell phone contract!

Experienced people will answer all your questions about starting a new life in Japan with specific answers to help you get off to a smooth start in Japan.

Part-time job search

  • How do I find a part-time job?
  • I don't know what kind of part-time job is suitable for international students...
  • I am worried about what I will be asked in a part-time job interview and how I should prepare for it.

As for finding a job in Japan, you will be able to share information directly with us from members who are actually working part-time.

Follow-up on Japanese language study

  • I have a particular difficulty in listening to Japanese and cannot keep up with conversations in class or daily life...
  • I want to ask questions about something I didn't understand in class!
  • I want to know effective learning methods to improve my Japanese language skills!
  • Which materials are good for learning Japanese? What study method do you recommend?

Any problems you may have about learning Japanese can be resolved by listening to advice directly from experienced learners. Members can share learning tips and experiences with each other and find a smoother and more enjoyable way to learn.

Post-graduation career counseling

  • How can I enter a Japanese university or graduate school?
  • I am worried about whether I will be able to find a job in Japan after graduating from a Japanese language school.
  • I would like to ask foreigners working in Japan how they decided on their career path after graduation!

There will also be an exchange of information on post-graduation options, companies that cater to foreign job seekers, and companies that are easy for foreigners to work for.

For more information on our services, please click on the link below.

Steps to Study Abroad with Goandup Study

Study in Japan proceeds in the following steps

  1. Apply for a free counseling session by filling out the form.
  2. Work with a counselor to determine school, requirements, and duration
  3. Submit an application to the school
  4. Schools will be screened.
  5. Japanese language school applies for Certificate of Eligibility
  6. Upon acceptance, complete the enrollment procedures and pay tuition fees.
  7. Apply for a visa (and passport)
  8. Arrange airline tickets and secure housing for travel to Japan
  9. Entering Japan - Life in Japan finally begins!


Q.1: What is the What are the requirements to study in Japan?
A1: A2: A3: A4: A5: A6: A7: A8: A9 In order to study in Japan, students must obtain a college student visa after obtaining a certificate of eligibility as a student from the Japanese Immigration Bureau. This is applied for by the Japanese language education institution on behalf of the prospective student.

Q2: What is the Are there any requirements for obtaining a college student visa?
A2: A2: A2: A2: A2 To obtain a college student visa, the following requirements must be met

  • To enroll and receive education at a Japanese educational institution
  • Sufficient funds (assets) for living expenses while studying abroad
  • Possess the Japanese language skills necessary to study abroad.

(Requirements for studying at a technical school, university, or graduate school are different.)

Q3: What is the What does "possess the Japanese language skills necessary to study abroad" mean?
A3: A3: A3: A3: A3: A3: A3 To obtain a college student visa, you must have Japanese language proficiency equivalent to JLPT N5. This means being able to read and understand typical expressions and sentences written in hiragana, katakana, and basic kanji, listen to and understand conversations about topics commonly encountered in daily life and in class, and pick up necessary information from short conversations spoken slowly. A total of approximately 150 hours of Japanese language study is the standard for N5. (If you have graduated from a "university," "junior college," or "graduate school" in your home country or other countries and submit a "graduation" form, you will not be required to submit documents related to your Japanese language proficiency.)

Incidentally, Goandup Nihongo+ and Goandup Salon, introduced earlier, offer support for learning Japanese. If you are not confident in your self-learning, please take advantage of these services. In addition to learning Japanese, you can also learn about Japanese culture and life in Japan before coming to Japan.

▶︎ Required before studying abroad! Goandup Nihongo+, an online Japanese language learning service
▶︎ "Goandup Salon" community for foreigners living in Japan

Q4: What is the level of Japanese language proficiency required by the school for studying abroad?
A4: A4: A4: A4: A4 Japanese language proficiency requirements vary depending on the institution and program of study. Many institutions do not pre-require a specific level of Japanese language proficiency for admission to their Japanese language schools. Curricula are designed to allow students of all levels, from beginner to advanced, to enroll. The goal is to improve your Japanese language skills from zero, which will help you enter an institution of higher learning or find employment in the future. N2 on the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) is required for admission to universities and vocational schools.

Q5: What is the What are the costs involved in enrolling in a Japanese language school?
A5: A5 First, an advance payment is required at the time of application for admission, which includes the screening fee and the cost of documentation and translation to the Immigration Bureau. After the Certificate of Eligibility is approved, the applicant pays the admission fee, tuition, and other fees to the school.

You will also need to pay the initial cost of signing a housing contract. Some residences require advance payment of the first three months' rent. In addition, you will need funds to apply for a visa in your home country and to purchase an airline ticket. After arriving in Japan, living expenses will also be incurred.

Q6: What is the How much are the "necessary expenses for living during study abroad" as stated in the requirements for obtaining a college student visa?
A6: A6: A6: A6: A6 Although the Immigration Bureau does not announce official amounts in detail, many Japanese language schools indicate that applicants need between 2,000,000 and 3,000,000 yen (approximately $18,100 to $27,200, assuming $1 = 110 yen) as a rough estimate.

Q7: What is the How do I find housing?
A7: A7. Many Japanese language schools provide assistance in finding housing for international students. They provide student dormitories, apartments, and other services to help international students make a smooth start to life in Japan. However, the specific support and available housing options vary from school to school.

Q8: What is the Can I have a part-time job while studying abroad?
A8: A8: A8: A8 Students cannot work on a student visa, but can work up to 28 hours per week if approved by the Immigration Office.

Q9: What is the Is there an age limit for obtaining a college student visa?
A9: A9. There is no specific age limit. However, there are several conditions, one of which is that the application must be submitted within 5 years of the last school graduation. If it has been more than 5 years since you graduated from school, you will need to submit an essay explaining why you wish to enroll in a Japanese school.

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If you have any questions or concerns about studying abroad, please feel free to contact us using the form below.

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    Goenup Corporation

    • Date of establishment: July 2019
    • Location:6F KC Building, 2-35-1 Higashi-azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo
    • Representative:Chiaki Aoki
    • Vision:We at Goandup are committed to providing a service that brings together foreigners who wish to live and work in Japan and Japanese companies who wish to hire foreigners, and turn them into "karma".
    • Business Description:Online Japanese language study support for international students, support for international students, support for daily life support for international students, support for employment of international students
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