Osaka City 大阪市

The City of Osaka official website

A guide for living OSAKA

For Foreign Students

Information for Foreign Students

1 Scholarships

Information site about study in Japan (by the Japan Student Services Organization)

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2 Accommodation

Accommodations for international students

Name Inquiries
Sakai International Hall
(Orion International House)
Osaka Foundation of International Exchange
MyDome Osaka 5F, 2-5 Hommachi-bashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
TEL 06-6966-2400 FAX 06-6966-2401
Osaka Foundation of International Exchange Orion International House Website

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3 Osaka Citizen’s Fund for International Students

The following projects are implemented by the (Public Interest Incorporated Foundation) Osaka International Exchange Center with the help of donations from citizens, companies and organizations.

a) Scholarship program for privately-funded foreign students

Scholarships that give a face of the sponsors are offered by specifying scholarship name/type, national or regional origin of the scholar, university, or major field of study.

4 Other support programs for foreign students

a) Foreign student information website and foreign student exchange supporters

Osaka City, this foundation and other related organizations providing useful information for exchange students and opportunities to interact and work together with the residents including volunteering information, etc.
It also offers cultural experiences and facility tours in Osaka to encourage interaction between Exchange and Japanese students.

b) Collaboration with foreign exchange students

The project accepts foreign exchange students as interns and provides opportunities to interact with Japanese students while also teaching English and Korean conversation to high school students close to their generation.

c) Invitations to cultural programs

Both privately-funded and government-sponsored foreign students are invited to cultural programs in Japan (especially in Osaka), including programs organized by the Osaka International House Foundation.

Information provision to foreign students

International Students Information Site

Email newsletter for foreign students


Name Tel. / Adress / URL Time
Osaka International House Foundation
8-2-6 Uehommachi, Tennoji-ku, Osaka
TEL: 06-6772-8989
Weekdays 9:00 - 19:00
Weekends and national holidays 9:00 - 17:30

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Japanese Language Schools

please see the website of the AIEL

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