Get to know YAMASA

    About Us

    Administered by the Hattori Foundation, Yamasa Institute is a non-profit Japanese language school providing the highest level of Japanese education

    • President's Word

      Greetings from the Hattori Foundation's President - Yoshio Hattori

    • Hattori Foundation

      The Hattori Foundation (est.1919) established the Yamasa Institute Japanese Language School

    • Features of YAMASA

      YAMASA is setup to provide the highest quality Japanese Language Education


    Okazaki is situated perfectly in the center of Japan.
    Set in a city rich in history makes it ideal for learning about Japan

    • Location and How to Get Here

      Here’s an introduction as to why you should study in Japan’s centrally located city of Okazaki over other cities.

    • About Okazaki

      Here is an introduction to Okazaki's charm, culture and industry


    YAMASA is not associated in any way with the Aichi Language Center.