Monday, September 19, 2011

New Japanese Language Course

New Japanese Language Course starting:
at 10am on September 24th, 2011 at Sharjah Library.
Course 1: from October 1st to December 17th (10 weeks = 20 hours).
Every Saturday morning 10am to 12 at Sharjah Library.
Fee: Dhs1200/student, Dhs1200/adult
Course: Beginner course, Intermediate Course
Text: Japanese for Young People 1 (Beginner)
Japanese for Young people 2 (Intermediate)
Location: Sharjah Library at Cultural R/A, sharjah

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Japanese Summer Camp 2011

Experience Japanese Culture

In June 2011, UAE-Japan Cultural Center offers the great opportunity to glimpse Japanese Culture to young people in UAE. This Camp has been officially supported by Japan Foundation and Japanese Consulate in Dubai.

During the camp, many different lectures and cultural workshops are offered. This year, we have special program of lecture & discussion, “Hiroshima-what happened in 1945 and what is happening now in Fukushima”.

Demonstration & workshop includes “Tea Ceremony”, “Kimono”, “Sushi Cooking”, and this year, we have special guest calligrapher from Japan for “Calligraphy workshop”.

At the end of the Camp, Grand Lecture” will be given by a senior expert from Nissan Middle East. This lecture will inspire your mind with the leading manufacturer’s rich culture and innovations.

Venue will be American University of Sharjah Main Building.
Registration starts online from June 1st. Email you name, contact number, to:
The maximum number of workshop is 20. Hurry! First person who paid for registration secures his/her seat. Every year more and more young people gather from all over the emirates to take this camp.

Take this great opportunity to experience Japanese Culture in UAE.



With consequent 3 years of successes of “Japanese Cultural Summer Camp”, UAE-Japan Cultural Center offers College and High school students a great opportunity to taste Japanese Culture. This camp had been officially supported by Japan Foundation and Japanese Consulate of Dubai.

There are many different Lectures and Cultural workshops in English by Japanese experienced staffs. The Grand Lecture will be given by a senior expert from Nissan Middle East at the end of the camp, as well.

Date Timing Content

June 25 (Sat) 9:30~10:00 Registration
10:00~10:10 Opening
10:10 ~ 11:30 Tea Ceremony Demonstration & Workshop
10:10~ 11:30 Kimono (Demonstration & Workshop) Female only – class
11:35 ~ 13:00 Lecture and Discussion (Hiroshima- what happened in 1945 and what is happening now in Fukushima)
June 26 (Sun) 9:30~10:00 Registration
10:00 ~ 11:00 Lecture (about Japan)
11:00 ~ 12:30 Sushi Cooking (Demonstration & Workshop)
11:00 ~ 12:30 Japanese Calligraphy Workshop (Japanese renowned Calligrapher will visit AUS to demonstrate)
June 27 (Mon) 9:30~10:00 Registration
10:00 ~ 11:00 Languages and Games
11:00 ~ 12:30 Grand lecture by Nissan Middle East
12:30 ~ 13:00 Closing Ceremony

Venue: American University of Sharjah.
Registration starts June 1, 2011 online.
Fee: Dhs 360 for 3 days (Dhs120/day) payment in advance.

Certificates will be given for full-course participants only. You can choose either one of the workshops on 1st and 2nd day. However prior registration must be made, as each workshop has limited seats. Send your application to with your name and contact number.

Visit our website:

Sunday, January 2, 2011

“Japanese Language Course” starts again in January 2011

Course 2: January 15th 2011 – March 19th (10 weeks)
Course 3: April 9th- June 11th (10 weeks)
Timing: 10am -12pm, Every Saturday Morning
Place: Boy Scout Sharjah
Admission: Dhs1200/adult, Dhs1000/student (20hours)
UAE-Japan Cultural Center offers “Japanese Language Course” every Saturday Morning. It has “Beginner1” and “Intermediate1” courses.
“Beginner1” for newly starting students.
You can take “Intermediate1”, if you know basic Japanese and want to take the challenge. Teachers are all experienced.
Meet new friends who love Japan as you do!

Register your name and contact number to:
For details: or call 055-6080876

“Japanese New Year Day - Oshogatsu” Event is coming!

Date: January 8th 2011 (Saturday)
Timing: 11am -13:30pm
Place: Boy Scout Sharjah
Admission: Dhs30/Adult, Dhs10/Child (with drink and snack)

UAE-Japan Cultural Center is celebrating “Japanese New Year” with local community on January 8th, 2011.
There will be many Japanese traditional games, such as “Sugoroku”, “Fukuwarai”, “Karuta” and old “Gangu”. Those are simple games that anybody can learn and play immediately. Also we will make the corner for “Kakizome”- you write your dream in Japanese Calligraphy which wished to be true during 2011.

Come and taste Japanese New Year. Bring your family and friends.
For details: or call 055-6080876