Introduction to Japanese language School

A company supported class, Receipt can be issued!

Looking for a Japanese language institute to study Japanese? Look no further! Come and experience first-hand Best Friend Japanese Language School’s one and only curriculum grounded on educational philosophy!

Foreigners from not only Asia but also from the U.S., Europe, and many other countries find Best Friend Japanese Language School. Best Friend’s curriculum has been certified through association with the top 100 global companies. Best Friend Japanese language school has also received recognition overseas in the language institute industry for its excellence.


A TOP global company that has received awards from Google and TIMES.We would like to share the system that only Best Friend has with all the customers.

For these people

Foreigners learning Japanese for the first time

We have a systematic Japanese language learning approach geared towards foreigners. Short term and long term Japanese classes are available.

Immigrant Japanese and Second-generation Japanese

Japanese who lived overseas for a long time and children of immigrant generation Japanese, let’s move away from making simple conversations and go deeper into learning Japanese language.

Foreigners married to Japanese

Learning Japanese language is necessary for your daily life in order for you and your spouse to understand each other. Not only will you learn Japanese necessary for daily life, but you can also challenge yourself with the JLPT exam.

Self-taught students with unnatural accents and pronunciations

Get 1:1 private coaching on accents and pronunciation mistakes as well as practicing authentic Japanese conversation.

Those who want to improve Japanese skills within a short period of time

You can choose to focus on a specific Japanese skill such as Japanese grammar, conversational skills, interview preparation, etc.

Foreigners who love Japanese comics, Japanese culture

No more boring Japanese classes!
Experience Japanese culture, wear Kimono (Japanese traditional clothing) and make Japanese traditional items, join our global party, meet Japanese friends, etc.

Japanese Class Options


Japanese Regular Class / online japanese classes

-You are in charge of the schedule.
-Total of 6 levels, 12 month course
-Choose however long you want to take the course:1 week/ 2 weeks/ 1 month/ 2 months or more.
-Long-term Study-Abroad Course: Don’t worry about your visa and study Japanese long-term
-Participate in a variety of activities such as sightseeing, wearing Kimono, having a global party, etc.
-1:1 private tutoring in English, Korean and Chinese


Japanese tutoring / online japanese tutor lesson

-You are in charge of the schedule.
-1:1 tutoring with an instructor. Choose your available times and content you’d like to focus on
-Choose area to focus on: grammar/pronunciation/speaking/writing, etc.


Orientation: Life in Japan

Various group, individual, and short-term seasonal courses

Student-based Conversation Classes

One-On-One Interview and Grading Evaluation System

Practical and Everyday Japanese Language Conversation

Country-Specific Pronunciation Correction Center

Real-Life Japanese Language Through Presentation Activities

Japanese Student Language Exchange

Japanese Cultural Activities (Field Trips) for Foreigners

BestFriend Japanese school in Ikebukuro

Are you looking for the place to learn Japanese?
Hiragana / Katakana, designed to prove the effective over than the Japanese lessons at Best Friend Japanese language school, We’ll be your Best Friend.

1st floor : Lounge

2nd to 4th floors : class rooms

It’s convenient to find our school nearby Ikebukuro station, Mejiro station etc about 5~10 minutes.

having 1F coutner and lounge bright and warm
you will be warmly welcomed by the staff of the best friend Japanese school Ikebukuro. We welcome you.






There is a white board in each classroom and a discussion arrangement that can sit face to face.
Focused on the nature and concentration of the class.
In a bright and clean space, you may not have frustration and fatigue even though you study for a long time.












How to get there

800m (8 minutes on foot) from Ikebukuro Station East Exit
Next to Toshima-ku, Minami Ikebukuro elementary school


There are many stations nearby so it is easy to move!

Toden Zoshigaya station (about 3 minutes on foot)
Zoshigaya station (about 10 minutes on foot)
Mejiro station (about 14 minutes on foot)
Higashi ikebukuro station (about 6 minutes on foot)
Mukohara station (about 16 minutes on foot)


1-4F, 3-18-37 Minami-Ikebukuro Toshima-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Reservation confirmation and guidance are available on the first floor.

Contact number

Contact number:81-3-5927-1907

Line ID:bestfriendjapan

Opening hours

Working hours

Monday~Firday 09:00 am – 20:00 pm
(First consultation is possible from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm)

Saturday 09:00 am – 17:00 pm
(First consultation is possible from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

Working hours

Monday~Friday 09:00 am – 22:00 pm
Saturday~Sunday 09:00 am – 21:00 pm