The Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)
The JLPT was held at York University for the first time in
Toronto in 1997. The test has been hosted by the Japanese
Section of York University on behalf of the Japan Foundation. It
is also a joint event by Japanese language professionals at
several universities in Ontario.
The JLPT has been revamped to offer five proficiency levels, N1
(highest) - N5.
In 2013 the number of the applicants was 416, which was the
largest in Canada.
The on-line application is available.
No JLPT is hosted in the summer.
- We DO NOT host the JLPT during the
The 2014 JLPT will be held on December 7, 2014, Sunday at York
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
On the Test Day you must bring
Voucher (print out the voucher sent by E-mail to you) -
If you did not receive one, please bring the PayPal
receipt. We will reissue it on-site.
ID (passport, driver's licence or other official photo
(medium soft - No.2 or HB) - no ballpoint pens
place your voucher and photo ID on the desk during the
test for identification.
- Photos are NOT required for application.
You MUST bring at least one official photo ID
(passport, driver's licence, etc.) on the day of the test.
If you do not bring such an ID, you will be disqualified.
- Please make
sure you turn off cell phones and alarm
watches before the test begins. If your cell phone or alarm watch
goes off during
the test, you will be disqualified
- Academic dishonesty
will result in disqualification.