Student Trips & School Visit Programs 

Osaka is a hub of international interaction bustling with unique character. The city offers you the opportunity to make your school trip a memorable one.

Osaka School Visit System 

Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau aims to make educational travel a meaningful experience for the children participating by coordinating with us to identify local schools available to interact with traveling parties.

5 reasons to choose Osaka 

  1. Travel safety
  2. Historical cities surrounded by (Kyoto, Nara of UNESCO World Heritage)
  3. Variety of tourist spots
  4. Variety of accommodations
  5. Hospitality

Osaka offers the right interaction and experiences to develop truly international young adults. Coming together to talk, play sports and share in a range of traditional Japanese activities are very effective ways of promoting international understanding. Learning and working together helps students build close ties and share enthusiasm. Osaka is proud to offer the right forum for students to communicate with each other.

Visit to university/vocational school for studying abroad

Osaka has not only universities which offer various fields of academic study but also vocational schools called “Senmon Gakkou”. Senmon Gakkou is a higher educational institution and gives you practical vocational education. Many international students study hard in Senmon Gakkou for their future. Osaka Convention & Tourism Bureau helps international students and overseas schools that consider studying in Osaka find schools for their campus/school tours and briefing sessions. Please feel free to contact us any time. (We receive requests by the school.)

Reasons why Osaka is recommended for the destination to study abroad
・Osaka is a big city with Kansai International Airport, and yet, it is an international and friendly city. Osaka won third place in the Most Livable Cities in the world 2018*. It is said to be lower on living expenses than the other big cities in Japan. There are many part time job opportunities. Many schools and universities have persons or departments which support international students.
*The Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) 2018

・Starting with World EXPO 2025, a lot of international conferences and events will be held in Osaka. Thus, many international students are expected to play active parts in various scenes in the future.

・Osaka is close to Kyoto and Nara. Its own culture is rich and it still remains. Osaka is also full of various charms such as pop culture including cartoons, animation films and games and a wide range of food culture from Kappo (Japanese cuisine) and Ramen.
Your life in Osaka must be fun!


About vocational schools in Osaka
International Student Support Website 

Enjoy Studying in Osaka, Japan(youtube)

Contact us

Email: [email protected] 

Telephone: 06-6282-5908

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