Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

ISI Japanese Language School is a Japanese language school which located in Japan with foreign students who come from over 50 countries. During the interview, we have interviewed with Mr. Debo and Mr. Charles who already have working experience in society. If you are the one who is wondering whether should go to study abroad in Japan, let’s check through the interview contents!

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

Q1: Please introduce yourself before we start the interview

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

D: I'm Debo, 28 years old, total of 1 year and 8 months after I first came to Japan.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: My name is Charles, 25 years old, total of 1 year and 2 months after I first came to Japan

Q2: Why did you come to Tokyo, Japan?

D: I was impressed with the serious attitude of Japanese people. Actually I had the dream to study abroad in Japan during my secondary school time. Therefore after I started work and had the economic power, I decided to quit my job and realize my dream of study abroad in Japan.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: Before I came to Japan, I had joined a Japanese language course in Hong Kong which is only once a week, and I had joined it for approximately 6 months. However the learning speed was slow, therefore I was thinking that I would need to live locally in Japan in order to study Japanese language more efficiently.

Q3: Why had you decided for ISI?

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

D: The location of the institute is good, and there is a great balance of the proportion of the origin countries of foreign student. Besides of studying Japanese language, I managed to make friends with foreign students from various countries.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: Since I am in the design industry, I was first attracted by the brochure of the the institute introduction. Besides, the location which is good(Ikebukuro). And the most important reason is that there is a course to assist us on getting a job. There are also course such as interview training, conversation, etc.

Q4: What are the characteristics of this institute?

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

D: Those great lecturers are giving lecture while showing us various examples. There are a lot of homework during beginner level, while during intermediate level there are more cases study which focuses on the subject that is out of textbooks.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: There are only about 10 people in a class. The lesson is interesting. During grammar learning, the lecturer has shown us plenty of example sentences. Also, since the lesson is conducted all in the Japanese language, I could feel that the learning speed is fast.

Q5: Is there any interesting happening in your daily life?

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

D: First snow in Tokyo on 22nd January 2018! I made a snowman on the day itself.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: Since I like photograph, I took a lot of photos of nature.

Q6: Finally, please give a piece of advice for those who are considering whether to study abroad in Japan.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

D: ISI is a wonderful school. Besides focus on studying, you can also experience different cultures at here.

Interview with international students at ISI Japanese school ~ Part 2

C: It is not difficult once you start your first step. Try it on! You can do it!