JLPT 2015 (December) Poster

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 two separate institutions:

  • JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre, The University of Edinburgh

New 5-Level Format

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:

JLPT 2015 (December)

Test Dates and Registration

Test Date: Sunday 06 December 2015

Registration begins: 0000hrs (12am) Saturday 15 August 2015

Registration deadline: 1800hrs (6pm) Thursday 01 October 2015

Apply Online

Test Venue

Please keep checking for details of the JLPT 2015 (December).

Fees and Payment

JLPT 2015 (December) Test Fee: £75.00 for each level

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.

Test Guide

Promotional Materials

JLPT 2015 (July)

The JLPT 2015 (July) took place on Sunday 05 July 2015. Good luck to all those who took the test!

Photo: The Edinburgh JLPT Test Centre team. Otsukaresamadeshita!

JLPT Team 2015

Test Results


The results for the JLPT 2015 (July) have yet to be published online. Details of when these will be published will appear here in due course.

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 jlpt@ed.ac.uk.


Hardcopies of Score Reports and Test Certificates for the JLPT 2015 (July) have yet to be sent out. Details of when these will be published will appear here in due course.

Past Test Data

Statistics for pasts tests can be viewed by clicking on the following link:


Contact Us

JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre, The University of Edinburgh, School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, 50 George Square, Undergraduate Office, Edinburgh, EH8 9LH, United Kingdom


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