Care Worker Program

Care Worker Program (provisional title) will open

The Care Worker Program of the University helps students to acquire the national qualification of care workers. The University accepts not only high school graduates, but also working people and international students and provide them with opportunities to contribute to local welfare, life-long studies and relearning. Those who complete the program are welcomed to go further to the University’s Health and Medical Faculty.

  • Care Worker Program 4advantages
  • 1.

    Outstanding students are entitled to enroll TakarazukaUniversity of Medical and Health Care.

  • 2.

    There are courses to learn Japanese language and culture.

  • 3.

    Teachers and instructors are in charge of their classes for attentive supports.

  • 4.

    Supplemental classes are available for those who want to learn Japanese language.


Basic subjects

Psychology, ethics, recreation activities support methods, etc.

Humans and society

Social welfare studies, human relationships and communications, information processing, etc.

Nursing care

Lectures, practices, trainings, etc.

Mind and body systems

Development and aging studies, dementia studies, mental illness and disability studies, etc.

Medical care

Medical care lectures, experiments and trainings.

Subject timetable

★Including practices at nursing facilities and the like.

※Asterisked subjects are elective.


Care workers have been doing great jobs in many fields. They work at nursing homes, care facilities, group homes and such services, and may visit individual homes as household helpers for those in need of care. They care for not just elderly people but also the physically challenged. Qualified students may go on to TakarazukaUniversity of Medical and Health Care and to lay out their future careers.

Enrollment fee and tuition

・Enrollment fee : ¥200,000
・Tuition : ¥850,000 (annual)
・First-year payment (total) : ¥1,050,000

Enrollment fee Installment 1 Installment 2 Installment 3 Installment 4 Total
First year ¥200,000 ¥200,000 ¥200,000 ¥200,000 ¥250,000 ¥1,050,000
Second year - ¥200,000 ¥200,000 ¥200,000 ¥250,000 ¥850,000


The University introduces care facilities to lend tuition based on contracts between such facilities and students.

Care worker scholarship

The scholarship helps students go through college and get care worker licenses. The interest-free lending system is intended for students in school to shape well-qualified care service career. Depending on what career a student chooses after graduation, he or she may be released from paying back his or her total loan. It should be noted, however, that the students can apply for this system only after their admissions.

・Scholarship : ¥50,000 monthly
・Preparatory reserve : ¥200,000 (2019 enrollment, for the first time only)
・Employment reserve : ¥200,000 (on graduating only)
・National exam support fee : ¥40,000 (per year during the loan period)

Example of a student enrolled in April 2019

International students too can apply for this system upon the satisfaction of all the conditions.

For only 2020 enrollment

With the revision of “Social Worker and Care Worker Law”, 2020 enrollees are entitled to become care workers for five years after graduation, whether they do not take the national exam nor pass it.

Access map

Access map

7-7-17,Toyosaki,Kitaku,Osaka 531-0072,Japan
a 10-minute walk from Osaka Metoro Nakatsu St,or a 15-minute walk from Hankyu Railway Nakatsu St.


Osaka (Toyosaki Campus)

This campus is located at Kita-ku, Osaka, which is the biggest city of western Japan and the source to offer information down the ages. From here, Kobe is accessed in 30 minutes and Kyoto and Nara in one hour, which means you are within the range of history and culture. You can arrive here in 10 minutes on foot from Osaka Metro Nakatsu Station and 15 minutes on foot from Hankyu Railway Nakatsu Station. The folksy neighborhood provides for some supermarkets and shopping streets.


Takarazuka University of Medical and Health Care

Care Worker Program Opening Team Personnel : Takemura email: Individual consultations are available. Please feel easy to contact us.



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