Examinations

エグザミネィション / 試験

日本語能力試験
Japanese Language Proficiency Test

Organized by Japan Foundation & Japan Education Exchanges & Services (JEES) conducted by the Japanese Cultural Society of   Singapore.

The objective of the test is to let Japanese language students know their level of proficiency as well as to enhance their enthusiasm for the learning of the language for mutual understanding among nations.

The test is made up of different sections:

Test Results (JLPT Dec 2017):

Results available online by early February at http://www.jlpt.jp/e/guideline/results_online.html 

Test Date / Test Centre (JLPT Jul 2018):

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Information on JLPT:

1. July Test: 1st Sunday of July (Registration is open from 12 March to 6 April 2018).

2. December Test: 1st Sunday of December (Registration is scheduled from  13 August to  7 September 2018).

(Opening hours: from Mon to Fri, 2.30pm - 8.00pm, closed on Sat, Sun & public holidays)

Online Registration for (JLPT Jul)

Opens for three weeks during the period of registration, from 12 March to 1 April 2018.

Enquiries & Registration:

For JLPT on Sunday, 1 July 2018, registration is open from 12 March to 6 April 2018. 

(Opening hours: from Mon to Fri, 2.30pm - 8.00pm, closed on Sat, Sun & public holidays)

The Japanese Cultural Society, Singapore
Midland House, 112 Middle Road #05-00, Singapore 188970. 
Tel: 63383428.

Application Procedure:

A) To submit your application personally at the Japanese Cultural Society, please note that:

    1. 2 recent passport-size photos are required for registration.
    2. The application form is chargeable at $2.00 per set.
    3. Test Fee: Level N1: $70 / N2: $68 / N3: $66 / N4: $60 / N5: $58.

 B) For online registration, please refer to table below.

Online Registration

Opens for 3 weeks from 12 March to 1 April 2018.

If you wish to register online, please download Test Guide (available from 12 March).
This is your guide to filling up the application form. You may encounter problems registering if you do not download the test guide.

Points to note:

    1. As a rule, applicant is not allowed to register for more than one level of the test.
    2. The 'address' that you provide on your online application will serve as your 'mailing address' for both your test voucher and your score report. If there is any changes in the address, please send an email to jlpt@jcss.org.sg to update the detail. (Tentative date for mailing of Test voucher: early June 2018 / Tentative date for mailing of Score Report: September 2018.)
    3. Please download the Test Guide before you proceed to register online.
    4. Send 2 identical passport-size photos to the Japanese Cultural Society within 3 days from the date of submission of your application online.
    5. Attach your photos on the 'Photo Form' and send it by post to:
      The Japanese Cultural Society, Singapore
      Midland House
      112 Middle Road #05-00
      Singapore 188970
      Download photo form here. 

    6. Payment must be made online. Your application will not be processed if we do not receive your payment.
    7. Your exam voucher together with an exam notice and a map of the test centre will be mailed to you 3 weeks before the test date. Please ensure that your mailing address is correct.
    8. Please call the JCS Registration office at tel: 63383428 if you have any questions.
    9. To register JLPT online, click here.