Japanese Proficiency Tests (2021)

1. NJE 2021 (National Japanese Exam)
National Japanese Exam (NJE), developed by American Association of  Teachers of Japanese, is an online, proficiency-oriented, standards-based and culture-related assessment tool for students learning Japanese.  If you take Japanese courses (JPAN012, JPAN022, and JPAN112) in the spring semester, we offer students to take NJE online via UPenn.

Standard Registration Period: 1/4/21 – 2/5/21  *Exam fee is $10 per student
Late Registration Period: 2/8/21 – 2/18/21  *Exam fee is $25 per student
Exam Period: 2/21/21 – 4/10/21
Level 3 Test (students in JPAN022 and JPAN112) will be administered online.
– Level 2 Test (students in JPAN012) will be administered online

If you are interested in taking NJE, please ask your instructor about the registration process, etc.

2. JLPT 2021 (Japanese-Language Proficiency Test)
Test Date & Location: TBA
Registration: TBA
Why taking JLPT?
JLPT certificates offer various advantages, ranging from recognition as academic credit and graduation certification at schools to preferential treatment at companies and acknowledgment of qualification in society.
If you are interested taking N1 or N2, we offer JPAN 481 as a preparatory course.
** The July JLPT is not offered in the U.S. at this time. **

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