Idrætshøjskolen Bosei

A Danish Sports College with a Japanese twist Sports College Bosei is a unique destination on Zealand, Denmark! We are a traditional Sports College complete with sports hall, swimming pool, dojos, surrounded by woodland, and we are characterised by our relationship with Japan, our Japanese and Korean Language subjects, together with martial arts.

About the school

A Danish Sports College with a Japanese twist

Sports College Bosei is a unique destination on Zealand, Denmark! We are a traditional Sports College complete with sports hall, fantastic swimming pool, dojos, surrounded by beautiful woodland, lakes and sea, and we are characterised by our special relationship with Japan, our Japanese and Korean Language subjects, together with martial arts.

In addition to that, we are Denmarks’ only Sports College with more than one esports subject. So if you are a gamer, then esport at our College is almost custommade with you in mind!

We have 2 semesters:
Spring Semester: January - June
Autumn Semester: August - December

We are a Sports College where playing, a common community and being together with your friends is of the utmost importance. If you are interested in sports, Bosei has a plethora of them. You can try your hand at sports and/or Japanese/Korean language, which is a great starting point if you are thinking about using sports or language in the next phase of your life. E.g. you could study physical education, physiotherapy or Japanese Studies.

Maybe you just need to do something for yourself and rediscover your motivation and happiness

Our core subjects

Preparation for admission to police training
Martial Arts
Water Sports
Outdoor Life

Courses and topics

Major subjects: 3 times a week

  • Judo
  • Karate-do
  • Taekwondo
  • Health and Fitness
  • Japanese Language
  • Korean Language
  • Esports (CS:GO | League of Legends | Overwatch)
  • Outdoor
  • Watersports
  • Ballgames

Typically, one chooses 1-3 major subjects per semester.

Optional subjects: 1-2 x weekly:

Self Defense | Meditation | Swimming | Climbing | Martial Arts Fitness | Mountain bike | Manga | Cosplay | Volleyball | Calesthenics | Shitasu | Yoga | Nature & Cultur | Fight Club | Animé | Food with the chefs | Diving | etc

You combine your options as you like.

In addition, there are subjects characterised as ”High School subjects” where we debate current affairs and up to the minute events around the world, teambuilding and the opportunity for personal development.

We have Instructor Certificated Courses in lifeguarding, wall climbing, tree climbing and mountain bike. Naturally, we offer guidance for further study/job prospects within sports/outdoor or Japanese/Korean.  

You will be taught by some of the countries most passionate teachers within their chosen fields: Asian language and culture, martial arts and sport. It does not matter if you are totally new to these subjects or that you have experience

Practical information

Sports College Bosei is located in an area of natural beauty next to Præstø Fjord and in a lush pocket of fields and woodland.

Our awesome facilities include two martial arts halls/dojos, a fitness room, tennis courts, table tennis tables, an eSports room, Denmarks most beautiful swimming pool, two saunas, a Japanese library, creative workspaces, a music room, a Cosplay sewing room, a cinema, Mountainbike trails, Japanese and Korean Tea Ceremony rooms, plus much more– all at your disposal during your stay with us!

Adresse: Evensølundvej 5, 4720 Præstø. There is easy access to public transport systems and there is parking for those with their own vehicle.

All of the accommodation includes newly renovated twin rooms, with wireless internet. (Single rooms are available at an extra cost.

Our Asian-inspired kitchen is fully geared up for any dietary requirements andor allergies. We take healthy eating seriously and the buffet is varied and fantastic!

You are welcome to book a guided tour and find out if this amazing and unique College with a Japanese twist is what you are looking for.  Find out if you are ready for an experience for life!


Get the schools catalogs

Catalog long courses

School Type

Gymnastics & Sports Schools


Read more about the prices and chances for financial support at Sports College Bosei here

Furthermore, Sports College Bosei offers a mentor program.

If you are from Norway, Lånekassen offers financial aid for a semester/s at Bosei.

About accommodation

Accomodations: 90

We provide international students with duvet, pillow and bed linen.

Please contact Bosei if you need any further information regarding our courses, facilities, accommodation, renting possibilities or whatever else you may have in mind.


Travel with Bosei to Japan, Okinawa, South Korea, Austria or another major European city!

  • Cultural trip - Japan
  • Ski trip - Austria
  • Cultural trip - South Korea
  • Trip to major city within Europe
  • Martial Arts-, sport- and Cultural trip - Okinawa/Japan

Contact school

Idrætshøjskolen Bosei
Evensølundvej 5
4720 Præstø

Phone number: 55 90 90 90
Manager: Kenneth Retslov