Sakai is a hub city in south Osaka, which leads the culture and economy of the Kansai region. Once called the “Venice of the east”, it was a large trade city where people, goods, and information gathered from all over the world. Kenmei Academy is a mission school located on a quiet hill near the town’s ancient burial mound, which provides an ideal, calm learning environment.
Through a cohesive early, elementary, middle and high school education grounded in the Catholic spirit, this academy maximizes individual potential, focuses on each student’s qualities, and cultivates talented, socially active students.
Come and enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime study abroad experience full of appealing programs at Kenmei Academy.
Experience Japanese history
Study Japanese history in depth by visiting historic sites in Kyoto, Nara, and Osaka.
Special Program:Unique and Outstanding compared to others
Experience traditional and modern Japanese culture, including manga, anime, kendo, calligraphy, and tea ceremony.
Gain communication, presentation, and composition skills.
Students enroll in a first or second-year high school class, and follow the same schedule as Kenmei Academy students. In addition to attending general practical lessons, international students participate in special programs and extracurricular lessons that give them opportunities to experience both traditional and modern Japanese culture.
Those who have an interest in Japanese culture, a desire to actively participate in life in Japan, and who can abide by the rules of the school and homestay, those who wish to use their Japanese language ability for international activities in the future.
Older than 15 and
younger than 19
(At the time of departure)
We welcome any nationals who have an adequate skill set of the English language
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