Consultation on Education


Consultation on education for foreign-related children is available. Any inquiries regarding the Japanese school system, preparation for high school entrance exams, and differences between the education systems of foreign countries and Japan’s may be discussed. Telephone consultation is preferable.

<Examples of Consultation>
・I want to know about the Japanese high school system and its entrance exams.
・I have a hard time understanding Japanese at school. Are there volunteers who could teach me Japanese?
・I want to know about universities that offer the special entrance exam system for foreign nationals.
Consultation with interpreting service is free of charge. Totally confidential.
*Please inform your foreign friends who seek a consultation on education.

Contents you can consult us about

admission/transfer to elementary, Jr. and senior high school, high school- entrance exams, academic career, Japanese school system, study-support classes, Japanese classes, nonattendance at school, bullying, scholarships, and so on


YOKE (5 min. walk from Minatomirai Stn. on the Minatomirai Line) Map

Date & Time

2nd and 4th Saturdays (in July: July 10 and 24) 10:00-12:30


Basically, by phone (045-222-1209). Please make an appointment in advance. If you would like to consult in person, please ask when making the appointment.


English, Chinese, and Spanish (For other languages, please ask when you make the appointment.)

Inquiries and Application

YOKOHAMA Foreign Residents Information Center TEL:045-222-1209


NPO Multicultural Education Network, Kanagawa (ME-net)