Application Fee

Application fee is  ¥20,000

Registration Fee

Registration fee is a one-time fee, and is non-refundable.
Pre-School through Grade 9:   ¥150,000

Tuition and Supplementary Fees

Tuition and supplementary fees are charged by the term, and are non-refundable.

English Language Support Fee (ESL)

Students requiring additional language support may be accepted with a supplemental fee  for each year they require additional materials and support.

Grade 1 through Grade 9:   ¥100,000 per year as required

The annual rate for tuition and fees for 2014-2015 is shown below:

  • Pre-School Annual Tuition:  ¥859,000

Annual Fees – Building & Facilities Fees:  ¥10,000  &  PE Fee:  ¥5,000

  • Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 6 Annual Tuition:   ¥1,179,000

Annual Fees -  Building & Facilities Fee:  ¥181,000  &  PE Fee: ¥10,000

  • Grades 7-9  Annual Tuition:  ¥1,553,000 (which covers all field trips, including an overseas study trip)

Annual Fees – Building & Facilities Fee:  ¥181,000  &  PE Fee: ¥10,000


Tuition & Fees 2014-2015 Breakdown



Payment of Fees

Payment of fees in Japanese Yen must be made by bank transfer to:

Bank Information:
Bank:  Mitsubishi Tokyo UFJ Bank
Branch:  Kyoto Chuo
Account Type:  Futsu
Account Number: 0112092
Account Name:  Gakko Hojin Kyoto International School
Swift Code: BOTKJPJT
  • Please note that all bank charges are to be borne by Remitter and KIS must receive the amount in full.
  • Accounts overdue shall be billed a surcharge of ¥20,000 per month, cumulative.
  • School policy prohibits class attendance, or the release of records or reports, in cases of serious financial delinquency.
    Pupils entering KIS after the commencement of the term may be charged a pro-rated amount for that term.


Pupils withdrawing mid-term are not eligible for a refund of tuition or fees.