Tsukuba Bunka Gakuen Educational Foundation, Japan Tsukuba International Language College (TLC) is Japanese language school in Tsukuba, Ibaraki.
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Living in Japan

Experiencing Japan

You will be continuously amazed by Japan's unique culture
which is a mix of future technology and rich tradition.

45 mins by Tsukuba Express
from Akihabara(Tokyo) to Tsukuba.

In the case of a high-speed bus,
it is about 1 hour downhill and about 1 hour 20 minutes uphill.

route map


Akihabara is an electronic town,
and also a "Mecca for Anime."

Walking through the streets you will find large electronics retail stores, speciality stores,
cafes and shops about anime and comic books.
It is in a location that is close to Tsukuba and convenient to visit.


We will introduce some convenient shopping malls, an art museum and many more sights around the city.

There are many facilities with the world's most advanced technology such as Geospatial Information Authority of Japan, Cyberdyne Inc. which is a company worldly known for HAL® (the world‘s first cyborg-type robot), the prestigious University of Tsukuba Hospital, and JAXA (Japan's NASA). On the other hand, there are also many places where people can interact with nature and animals such as Tsukuba Wanwan Land (one of the largest dog park in Japan). For your everyday life, Tsukuba is a very convenient and helpful city that has many shopping malls such as Costco and iias Tsukuba.

  • Tsukuba Capio

  • University of Tsukuba Hospital

  • Cyberdyne Inc.

  • Astellas Pharma Inc.

  • National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

  • Costco

  • Tsukuba Wanwan Land

  • TX Tsukuba Station

  • The Science Museum of Map and Survey (Geospatial Information Authority of Japan)

  • Tsukuba Agriculture Research Hall (National Agriculture and Food Research Organization)

  • LALA Garden

  • iias Tsukuba

  • Tsukuba Botanical Garden

  • Tsukuba Sansuitei (Japanese traditional style restaurant)