Why You Should Take the JLPT

Why You Should Take the JLPT

take the JLPTBy now, you have probably studied the Japanese language for months or even years. You may be wondering how good your Japanese is and may want to test your abilities. Currently, The Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT, 日本語能力試験) is the most recognized Japanese language proficiency test for non-native speakers. The test is available in 65 countries (as of 2013). JLPT has five levels. Level one (1-kyuu, 1級) is the hardest and level five (5-kyuu, 5級) is the easiest. With the exception of a few countries, you can take the JLPT twice a year (July and December).

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