Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy 

Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy 

(School name changed from Vocational School Kyushu Visual Arts in April 2024)


Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy
Features of
(School name changed from Vocational School Kyushu Visual Arts in April 2024)

Attractiveness of Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy

Go to your dream job!

Let's hone our practical skills by having various field experiences while still in school!

There are many festivals held in Fukuoka, and as many opportunities as there are for on-site training.


You can take not only the course you enrolled in but also the curriculum of other courses! You can choose a curriculum that interests you according to your wishes and goals, regardless of whether you are looking for a job or making a debut.

The luxurious environment of professional specifications is the classroom for daily classes!

A variety of training opportunities are available, including one of the largest live concert halls in Kyushu, a studio for recording TV programs, and a large studio dedicated to photography.

8:2 (class system ratio)

80% of practical classes are completely on-the-ground, so Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy has the ability to respond to the on-site.

Campus Life

  • Sister school collaboration

    The Akademeia 21st Century FUKUOKA Akademeia 's four core academies are located in the same building, so we hold many collaborative events and projects!
    Example) Staff T-shirt design in collaboration with sister school Kyushu Designer Gakuin


    A professional artist joins Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy! The biggest event on campus by an entertainment school

  • The cutting edge of fashion where Kyushu's people, goods, and information gather

    Learn about entertainment in the center of Fukuoka!

    Fukuoka, one of Kyushu's most vibrant cities, is very popular with young people!
    With the opening of the entire Kyushu Shinkansen line, the gateway to Hakata is getting bigger, newer, and more convenient.

Departments & Majors

Introducing the subjects you can study at Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy (changed name from Kyushu Visual Arts Vocational School in April 2024)

  • Department of Photography
    <Vocational Practice Specialized Course Certification>

    • Sports Photography Course
    • Live Photo Course
    • Commercial Photo Course
    • Fashion Photo Course
    • Bridal/Business Photography Course
    • Photographer Course
    • Creative Photo Course
  • CG Imaging Department
    <Vocational Practice Specialized Course Certification>

    • Video VFX/3DCG course
  • Department of Broadcasting and Film
    <Professional practice professional course certification>

    • Drama Course
    • Variety Show Course
    • Film Director Course
    • Film Technology Course
    • Video Creator Course
    • music video course
  • Media Publishing and Performing Arts Department

    • Web Publishing Course
    • Sports Publishing Course
    • Fashion Magazine Course
    • Anime Publishing Course
    • Entertainment Manager Course
    • Event planning and production course
    • Fan Club Staff Course
  • Department of Acoustics
    <Vocational Practice Specialized Course Certification>

    • PA Course
    • Lighting Course
    • Recording course
    • Audiovisual Course
  • Voice actor department
    <Vocational Practice Specialized Course Certification>

    • Voice Acting Course
    • Internet talent/influencer course
  • Department of Music Creation

    • Vocal Course
    • Player Course (Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums)
    • Sound Creator Course
  • Department of Acting
    <Vocational Practice Specialized Course Certification>

    • Actor/Talent Course
    • Dance Course (Dancer/Dance Vocal)

Tuition fee

  • 2 years, common to all departments
  • Textbooks, teaching materials
  1st year 2nd year
Admission fee (only at the time of admission) 150,000円
Tuition Fee
Full payment
1st semester 445,000円 445,000円
2nd semester 445,000円 445,000円
Educational enhancement fee (annual amount) 100,000円 100,000円
Facility fee (annual amount) 220,000円 220,000円
Alumni Association Fee 10,000円
Group insurance premium 2,000円 2,000円
Scholarship for International Students by Recommendation from Designated School
Full payment 1,272,000円 1,012,000円
1st semester
2nd semester
Scholarship for International Students by Recommendation A
Full payment 1,272,000円 1,112,000円
1st semester
2nd semester
Scholarship for International Students by Recommendation B
Full payment 1,322,000円 1,162,000円
1st semester
2nd semester
21st Century Academia Scholarship not available
Full payment 1,372,000円 1,212,000円
1st semester
2nd semester

    We do not ask for donations or purchase of school bonds other than tuition fees.

    ■School fee payment regulations

  1. (1) If the tuition fee is not paid by the specified date without notification, the student may be deemed to have declined admission. (Deferred payment or payment in installments is possible. Consultation required.)
  2. If you decline admission by March 31, 2025, the application fee, admission fee, and administrative fee will be refunded.
Department School year Textbook/material costs Training expenses etc. remarks
Department of Acoustics new student 45,600〜63,690円


(Recording course)

Department of Music Creation new student 45,600円
Broadcasting and Film Department new student 18,570円
CG Imaging Department new student 17,370円
Voice Actor Department new student 8,800円
Department of Acting new student 8,800円
Photography Department new student 62,770円 Please contact us before enrolling regarding the purchase of a single-lens reflex camera, computer, and applications that are required separately.
Media Publishing and Performing Arts Department new student 30,930円

    ●Other expenses

    In addition to the above, the cost of consumables used in each class: 5,000 yen to 20,000 yen

  1. * 2nd year textbook materials fee: 1,400 yen to 15,620 yen
  2. * 2nd year training fee: 5,000 yen to 52,000 yen


3-8-24 in front of Hakata Station, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Phone number

Fukuoka Visual Arts Academy SNS
(School name changed from Vocational School Kyushu Visual Arts in April 2024)

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