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1) Directory of Overseas Japanese-Language Educational Institutions

This directory consists of an updated version of the data gathered in the “Survey on Japanese-Language Education Abroad” conducted by The Japan Foundation » link


2) Japanese-language education websites by The Japan Foundation

NIHONGO eなバナー みんなの教材サイトバナー エリンバナー まるごと+バナー アニメマンガの日本語バナー ケアナビバナー すしテストバナー 日本語教育通信バナー 日本語教育スタンダードバナー  みんなのCan-doサイトバナー



A portal site dedicated to introducing all kinds of websites and online tools for studying Japanese. (Japanese / Chinese / Korean)

A members-only website to help Japanese-language teachers around the world create teaching materials for their students. You can find materials and ideas here. (Japanese / English / Korean)


♦ The WEB version of ”Erin’s Challenge! I Can Speak Japanese.”

A free Japanese-Language learning site which you can have fun while learning with Erin! (Japanese / English / Spanish / Portuguese / Chinese / Korean / French / Indonesian)



A site where users can learn about Japanese language and culture alongside the contents of “Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture”, coursebook which uses the JF Standard as a basis.


♦ Japanese in Anime & Manga

A site on which you can use manga and anime to study Japanese in a interactive way. (English / Chinese / Korean / French / Spanish)



A site to look up the meanings for words and expressions used in the fields of nursing and care-giving, with both Japanese-English and Japanese-Indonesian language support. You can also listen to audio. (Japanese / English / Indonesian)


♦ Internet Japanese Test すしテスト

A site consisting of an online Japanese test for learners of Japanese in junior high and high schools overseas. You can take the beginner-level test on grammar, vocabulary, kanji and listening. (Japanese / English / Chinese / Korean / Thai / Indonesian/ Portuguese)


♦ Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin

Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin provides Japanese-language teachers, in particular those overseas, with information on teaching materials, teaching ideas for the classroom, current topics in Japan, the situation of Japanese-language education both in Japan and abroad, and so on. (Japanese / English)


♦ JF Standard for Japanese-Language Education

A site for “JF Standard”, which is a tool to help Japanese-Language teachers and learners think about teaching, learning and assessment in Japanese-Language education. (Japanese)


♦ Minna no 「Can-do」 Website

A members-only database website of “Can-do” phrases that enhance Japanese proficiency. (Japanese)


HIROGARU, get more of Japan and Japanese

A learning site for Elementary learners to discover different things about Japan (in the aspects of Japanese language and cultures) which matches their own interest. (Japanese / English)