Enrollment Guide


Recruitment in Okayama University childcare center “Nakayoshien”

Availability on School Year 2022

10th August 2022

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Age 6 months old
11 months old
1 years old 2 years old 3 years old 4 years old 5 years old
The number to be accepted


Few Few Few Few Few
Accepted as
year-round enrollment
(From October 2022)

Year-round enrollment School Year 2022

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The corresponding page in Japanese is as follows.

Regular Enrollment School Year 2021

10th September 2020

Qualified person

Those who are related to Okayama University (faculty and staff, students, JSPS research fellow etc.), and cannot care for their child at home because of employment, schoolwork, nursing for a relative, and so on.

Qualified child
  • A child whose age is from 0 years old (6 months old) to under 6 years old and who enrolls April 1,2021.

    *In the cases below, all applications will be accepted as year-round enrollment. Details on year-round

     enrollment will be announced around February, 2021.
  • regular application which missed the deadline
  • application for additional enrollment when vacancies are expected after regular application
  • application after May, 2021

From April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022


90 children

Usage fee

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Under 2yeas old 3years old 4-5years old
  • Child care fee 47,200yen, School lunch fee 6,800yen per child per month

    *Parents bear the full expenses above.

  • Child care fee 36,200yen, School lunch fee 6,800yen per child per month
  • Child care fee 29,200yen, School lunch fee 6,800yen per child per month

Please note, however, application can be accepted only if there is a vacancy mentioned above.

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  • Form1:Okayama University Childcare Nakayoshien application form FY2020
  • Form2:Childcare use reason certificate


→ Please download of a document from here.

  • Please submit the below-mentioned documents to Human Resources Section (Diversity Group) by campus mail or postal mail by the deadline.
     *Please specify “Nakayoshien regular application” on the envelope.
  • If your child has already been in Nakayoshien, please submit the documents to Nakayoshien
    including the child’s siblings who newly wishes to enter Nakayoshien.
Deadline Documents must arrive by Friday, October 16, 2020

After the selection, we will notify our decision around the mid of November, 2019.Then, we will instruct the procedure.

  1. If there are few older children, we will adopt different-age childcare from 3-year-old child to 5-year-old child, and we will try to guarantee development by collective childcare.
  2. Please apply to this regular enrollment if you are currently enrolled or on the waiting list in Nakayoshien school year 2020, and continue to enroll in school year 2021.
  3. For details about childcare, please refer to the following web site:


  • Okayama University General Affairs & Planning Division
    Human Resources Section, Diversity Group
    1 – 1, 1 – chome, Tsushima, Kita – ku, Okayama city, 700 – 8530