The JLPT is an internationally recognised qualification for non-native speakers of Japanese.
Japanese-Language Proficiency Test
The JLPT is an internationally recognised qualification for non-native speakers of Japanese, sponsored by:
In the UK, the test is administered on behalf of the Japan Foundation by three separate institutions:
JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre, The University of Edinburgh
A new 5-level JLPT format (N1, N2, N3, N4 and N5) replaced the old 4-level JLPT format (Level 1-4) in 2010. A new mid-level test (N3) has been added to bridge the gap between the old Level 2 and Level 3 tests.
For further information please refer to the link below:
Exam date: Sunday 03 December 2017
Registration starts on Monday 21 August 2017 at 1000 (10am)
Registration closes on Thursday 05 October 2017 at 1600 (4pm)
Any applicants requiring Special Arrangements should contact the JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org before making an application.
Fees and Payment
You will be directed to make your payment upon completion of the online application form.
No refund will be given under any circumstances once payment has been accepted, unless cancellation is made by the Japan Foundation, the Japan Education Exchanges and Services or The University of Edinburgh.
Photo: The JLPT 2017 (July) team. Otsukaresamadeshita!
The results for the JLPT 2017 (July) will be published online, available to view between 23 August and 30 October 2017.
You will need your 8-digit Online Results Notification Numberical Password you created when you completed your application form as well as your Examinee Registration Number. If you require a reminder for your online password then please contact email@example.com.
Hardcopies of Score Reports and Test Certificates for the JLPT 2017 (July) will be posted sometime around early September 2017. If your home address has been changed since the registration, please contact us as soon as possible.
Statistics for pasts tests can be viewed by clicking on the following link:
JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre
The University of Edinburgh
School of Literatures
Languages and Cultures
50 George Square