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About the Akademeia 21st Century 


The Akademeia 21st Century

Open the door to the future at the Akademeia 21st Century

The Akademeia 21st Century runs 17 vocational schools and 1 Japanese language school in 4 cities across Japan.​ ​
Since our founding in 1962, we have provided a place for hands-on learning and practical experience to over 300,000 passionate and ambitious graduates.
Rebranded to the "Akademeia 21st Century" as of April 2023, we continue to provide an innovative learning environment that surpasses what conventional universities and vocational schools offer. 
You can choose your major from 45 departments and acquire advanced expertise in fields like manga, anime, games, graphic design, hospitality, business, and more. Our unique curriculum and excellent faculty staff make this possible.

Our curriculum emphasizes on the development of the "Five Professional Competencies" to equip our graduates with the tools to thrive amidst the turbulent age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and the AI revolution:

  1. Creative Communication Competency
  2. Cross-Industry Collaboration Competency
  3. Improvisional Project Competency
  4. Strategic Innovation Competency
  5. Intercultural Globalist Competency

The Akademeia 21st Century hopes to help graduates to not just secure a job in their desired company or industry but to become valuable assets who excel in their chosen fields. We hope that all our graduates become successful individuals who contribute to society while living the ideal life.

We welcome you to the Akademeia 21st Century. Our exceptional faculty members await your arrival at an institution brimming with dreams, aspirations, practical experience, and hands-on learning.

Hands-on Experience The 5 Interpersonal Competencies
Message from the president

Message from the president

View a message from President Hiroshi Tasaka.

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Messages from principals, educational goals, and history

Messages from principals, educational goals, and history

Introducing the spirit of the Akademeia 21st Century, messages from each school principal to international students, and our educational vision.

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Why choose to study at a vocational school in Japan

Why choose to study at a vocational school in Japan

Knowing the difference between Japanese vocational schools and universities and think about the career path you want to pursue.

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Why choose the Akademeia 21st Century 

Why choose the Akademeia 21st Century 

Introducing the Principals' messages, the spirit and characteristics, and the 5 competencies that can only be acquired 
at the Akademeia 21st Century.

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List of Campus

List of Campus

Nationwide and worldwide
Introducing the Akademeia 21st Century.

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 Incorporated Educational Institution Adachi Gakuen
Headquarter location:
 2-11 Kanda Surugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Representative's name:
 Akiko Adachi

More about the Akademeia 21st Century

Consultation is available! 

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We are accepting inquiries 24/7  all year!