Present Executive Committee:
President: Prof. Pabitra Sarkar (Fulbright Scholar, Former
Vice-Chancellor of Rabindra-Bharati University, Author,
Critic and Reviewer. On invitation visited Japan and also
other countries being a renowned academician.
Honorary President Cultural Secretary of the Japanese
Association in Kolkata (Honorary member of IJWCA)
Vice-President: Prof. Sibdas Ray (Retd. Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta, Kolkata)
General Secretary: Mrs. Gouri Bakshi (Post Graduate in
Science from the University of Calcutta, founder Director of
the Association and visited Japan on two occasions on
invitations with spouse, done a course on Computer
Jt.General Secretary: Mrs. Kazuko Nigam (Japanese National,
College Graduate, received Japanese language teachersf
training in Japan being sponsored by The Japan Foundation,
Tokyo; teaching Japanese language for more than 30 years).
She received Japanese Foreign Ministerfs Award.
Jt. General Secretary: Dr. (Miss) Purabi Gangopadhyay (Ph.D.(Arts)
from University of Calcutta, Studied Japanese language and
so far visited Japan on four occasions being invited by the
Japan Foundation, Japan. Teaching Japanese language since
1993. Being a Research Scholar of Indo-Japanese Studies she
published many academic articles in different national and
international journals in Bengali, English and Japanese &
authored one word book (English-Japanese-Bengali)
Treasurer: Mr. Salil Jana. A science Graduate and studied
Executive Member: Mr. Saroj Mohan Som (Civil Engineer,
Retired Government Engineer, Gazetted Officer, Visited Japan
Our Japanese Language Courses
-Courses offered: Beginnersf, Junior, Intermediate, Senior
and Advanced (6-month each)
In each and
every calendar year
our Indo-Japan Language Studies Society starts the course twice:
1) January to June (Admission closes in December)
2) July to December (Admission closes in June)
Admission for July to December, 2017 session is closed for
the Beginnersf Course.
Enquiry for Admission for January, 2018 session
please contact in the middle of December, 2017
and admission will continue till end of December, 2017.
For further enquiry contact 2475-3773[between 3 p.m. and 6
p.m.] on working days.
We provide audio-visual facilities and Tape Listening
facilities (for Listening Test of JLPT)
We also hold special coaching for the preparation for JLPT.
Special intensive or crash courses are provided for
individuals or small group/s and also for Children on
Ikebana, Origami and Japanology classes can be held any time
of the year depending on the availability of students.