Tsubasa Nursery

Osaka Prefecture University Tsubasa Nursery

OPU has set up a childcare facility on its premises to support its faculty members, etc., to deal with both work and childcare and to foster gender equality. The facility is being managed under contract by the local social welfare organization.

Interested parties are asked to contact the Human Resources Division.

Childcare facility outline


Nakamozu Campus, Osaka Prefecture University

Date of establishment

April 1, 2011


Faculty member, etc., (including students) of OPU

Child age range

Age 0 (57 days old) to children prior to elementary school entrance

*Care for sick or recuperating children not provided



Childcare service days

Mondays to Fridays (closed on Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, New Year holidays (Dec 29 – Jan 3)

*The schedule might be changed when necessary.


Normal hours: 8:30 — 18:15

Extended hours: 8:00– 8:30; 18:15 — 19:00

*Advanced application required in units of 15 minutes

Facility charges
(incl. tax)

Age 0-2: 55,000yen/month

Age 3 and over: 41,800yen/month

Extended care charge: 275yen/15 min

*Admission fee: 11,000yen required

Documents to
be submitted

Childcare facility use application (Japanese); certificate of employment for spouse


Users of the childcare facility are allowed to commute by car.


Temporary childcare guide

Provided that there is room in facility capacity, temporary childcare (in single days) is also available with advance registration. Please submit the childcare facility use application (Japanese)

Charge(incl. tax)

Age 0-2: 4,400yen/day

Age 3 and over: 3,300yen/day

Extended care charge: 275yen/15 min
*Temporary childcare registration fee of 5,500yen required