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:
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:
Test Date: Sunday 1 December 2013
Registration Begins: tbc
Registration Deadline: tbc
Test Date: Sunday 7 July 2013
Registration for the JLPT 2013 (July) ended at 1800hrs (6pm) Friday 12 April 2013.
If you missed the deadline, you will have to wait until the December sitting.
All test levels (N1-N5) of the JLPT 2012 (December) will take place at:
English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC)
The University of Edinburgh
Holyrood Road (enter building from St. John Street)
For more details, please click on the link below.
JLPT 2013 (July) 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.
Please download a copy of the JLPT 2013 (July) Test Guide for terms and conditions and information about the test, application form and test voucher. Content is in both English and Japanese
The JLPT 2012 (December) took place on Sunday 2nd December 2012. Good luck to all those who took the test!
Photo: The JLPT 2012 (December) team. Otsukaresamadeshita!
The results for the JLPT 2012 (December) will be published online, available to view from Thursday 31 January 2013.
You will need your 8-digit Online Results Notification Numerical Password you created when you completed your application form as well as your Examinee Registration Number.
You can view your test results by clicking on the following link:
Score Report and Test Certificate hardcopies for the JLPT 2012 (December) have been posted.
If you have not received your results by Tuesday 05 March 2013 please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Statistics for the JLPT in 2012 can be viewed by clicking on the following links:
There are no preparatory classes offered at present at the JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre. This is under review for future tests.
JLPT Edinburgh Test Centre, 8 Buccleuch Place Edinburgh, EH8 9LW, United Kingdom, E-mail: email@example.com
This article was published on May 20, 2013