Passport, visa, enrollment permission, money, necessary medicine. It’s a good idea to find out how to get to the school in advance. (It is strongly recommended that you bring at least 400, 000 Japanese yen as the cost of living)
It takes about 2 months to receive Certificate of Eligibility for Resident Status after you submit all your application documents. After that Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan will starts the visa screening process. You will probably know the result of your visa application a month before the school begins.
For college courses: you can enroll in a class in April, July and October, and you can study in our school for more than one year, but no more than two years. For short-term language study plan: you can study in our school for one term (3 months).