Japanese Language

Considering COVID-19 pandemic, all classes will be online.

Basic Japanese Language Course

This course is intended for any person who wants to learn Japanese language for  general communication, for business or for visiting purpose.
Class duration – 1.5 hours, 5 days a week (Monday to Friday)
During the month of Ramadan, class duration will be 30 minutes
Morning session: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (PST)
Evening session: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)
Total duration – One year
Study hours – 345 hours
Multiple practice MCQ tests will be included
Course charges:
Admission fee: PKR 5000 / US$ 32 for o
verseas participants
Tuition fee: PKR  150,000 / US$ 936 for overseas participants
Admission fee is non-refundable
Tuition fee must be paid in monthly installments (PKR 12,500 / US$ 78) by 25th day of preceding month, to be eligible to attend the class.
Participants who have not paid the fee will not be allowed to join the class.

Preparatory Course for Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N4

This course is intended for any person who wants to get work visa of Japan. JLPT N4 is the requirement for obtaining work visa of Japan.
Tentatively starting in June 2021
Class duration – 1.5 hours, Monday to Saturday
Session will be announced later on
Total duration – six months
Study hours – 225 hours
Multiple practice MCQ tests will be included
Course charges:
Admission fee: PKR 5000 / US$ 32 for o
verseas participants
Tuition fee: PKR  120,000 / US$ 750 for overseas participants
Admission fee is non-refundable
Tuition fee must be paid in monthly installments (PKR 20,000 / US$ 125) by 25th day of preceding month, to be eligible to attend the class.
Participants who have not paid the fee will not be allowed to join the class.

Program Director

Muhammad Anwar

Education: B.Sc, from Karachi University (1983)

Language Skills:
Studied Japanese language from Japan Consulate, Karachi
Awarded 15 days tour to Japan in 1984, as best student of 1983
Passed level 1 of Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT N1)
Became 1st Pakistani teacher of Japanese, in 1984
Awarded 6 months Japanese Language Teachers Training Program (refresher course for teachers) in 1987 (Japan Foundation, Tokyo)

Experience:
Worked as free-lance Japanese-Urdu translator/interpreter in various fields, (Business meetings / Conferences / Seminars / Japanese courts etc.)
Working in NHK (Japan’s National Broadcasting Center) as translator & broadcaster
Teacher/incharge for NHK’s Japanese language teaching program in Urdu
URL: https://www.nhk.or.jp/lesson/ur/
Urdu teacher for Japanese citizens

Current Residence: Japan (since November 1988)

Course Trainer

Muhammad Nisar Sheikh

Education: B.Com (1984)

Foreign Languages:

Japanese Language:
Japanese Language Course from Japan Cultural Center, at Consulate General of Japan, Karachi (1983-1985)
Japanese Language Proficiency Examination by Japan Foundation (1984),
passed with 1st position and awarded “Study Tour Award for Outstanding Foreign Students of Japanese”
(Award tour duration from 5th March to 19 March 1985 in Japan)
Since then working experience in Japanese trading companies as freelance translator / interpreter 
German Language:
German Language Course, Zertificat Deutsch als Fremdsprache fromGoethe Center Karachi (January 1996 to December 1997)
French Language:
French Language Course: Alliance Francaise, Lahore (Passed Level 3 Certificate in July 2000)
English Language:
English Language Course: PACC (Pak American Cultural Center, Karachi) Passed Level-6 in 1985

Chinese Language:
Chinese language course January to June 2015.
Can do translation of machinery, with the advantage of Japanese Kanji

Teaching Experience:
Teaching students in individual capacity or in small groups as freelance teacher and prepared them to travel to Japan and other countries to have business from Japan.