Japanese Language Proficiency Test in Sydney

    • From Railway Square, routes 393 and 395 - via Cleveland Street and Anzac Parade.
    • From Circular Quay, routes 394, 396, 397, 398 and L94 - via Elizabeth Street, Taylor Square and Anzac Parade.
    • From Bondi Junction, route 400 - via Randwick and Anzac Parade.
    • From Burwood, route 400 - via Kingsford and Anzac Parade.
    • From Leichhardt, Metrobus M10.

    For more information, please contact: The Transport Authority

  • Please confirm your examination room on the poster which will be located on the ground floor of the Central Lecture Theatre Block (E19)

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    1. Test voucher.
    2. Black-lead pencils (No.2 or HB).
    3. Erasers.
    4. A watch without memory, communication or translation functions.
    5. Identification (drivers license/student card/passport).

    * If you're delayed by an emergency, please contact us on 0416 204 855 (Nagisa Fukui). You aren't required to inform us of your absence.

  • Visit the JLPT website for sample questions. The sample questions cover all question patterns for all levels and will help you prepare for the test.

  • レベル

    Level

    受験者集合時間

    Designated time

    for assembling

    言語知識(文字・語彙・文法)・読解

    Language Knowledge (Vocabulary/Grammar) & Reading

    聴    解

    Listening

    N1

    Level N1

    13:20

    14:00~15:50

    (110分/minutes)

    16:30~17:30

    (60分/minutes)

    レベル

    Level

    受験者集合時間

    Designated time

    for assembling

    言語知識(文字・語彙・文法)・読解

    Language Knowledge (Vocabulary/Grammar) & Reading

    聴    解

    Listening

    N2

    Level N2

    13:20

    14:00~15:45

    (105分/minutes)

    16:25~17:15

    (50分/minutes)

    レベル

    Level

    受験者集合時間

    Designated time

    for assembling

    言語知識(文字・語彙)

    Language Knowledge (Vocabulary)

    言語知識(文法)・読解

    Language Knowledge (Grammar)& Reading

    聴    解

    Listening

    N3

    Level N3

    13:20

    14:00~14:30

    (30分/minutes)

    15:10~16:20

    (70分/minutes)

    16:50~17:30

    (40分/minutes)

    レベル

    Level

    受験者集合時間

    Designated time

    for assembling

    言語知識(文字・語彙)

    Language Knowledge (Vocabulary)

    言語知識(文法)・読解

    Language Knowledge (Grammar)& Reading

    聴    解

    Listening

    N4

    Level N4

    13:20

    14:00~14:30

    (30分/minutes)

    15:10~16:10

    (60分/minutes)

    16:45~17:20

    (35分/minutes)

    レベル

    Level

    受験者集合時間

    Designated time

    for assembling

    言語知識(文字・語彙)

    Language Knowledge (Vocabulary)

    言語知識(文法)・読解

    Language Knowledge (Grammar)& Reading

    聴    解

    Listening

    N5

    Level N5

    13:20

    14:00~14:25

    (25分/minutes)

    15:00~15:50

    (50分/minutes)

    16:20~16:50

    (30分/minutes)

  • There are five test levels: level N1 and N2 have two test sections; N3, N4 and N5 have three test sections. Applicants are advised to visit the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test website to choose the level most suitable to their ability in the Japanese language.

    Level N1

    • Language knowledge (vocabulary/grammar) [60 points], Reading [60 points], 110 mins.
    • Listening [60 points], 60 mins.

    Level N2

    • Language knowledge (vocabulary/grammar) [60 points], reading [60 points], 105 mins.
    • Listening [60 points], 50 mins.

    Level N3

    • Language knowledge (vocabulary) [60 points], 30 mins.
    • Language knowledge (grammar), reading [60 points], 70 mins.
    • Listening [60 points], 40 mins.

    Level N4

    • Language knowledge (vocabulary), 30 mins.
    • Language knowledge (grammar), reading, 60 mins.
    • Listening [60 points], 35 min.

    Total 120 points for Language knowledge (vocabulary) and Language knowledge (grammar), reading.

    Level N5 

    • Language knowledge (vocabulary), 25 mins.
    • Language knowledge (grammar), Reading, 50 mins.
    • Listening [60 points], 30 mins.

    Total of 120 points for Language knowledge (vocabulary) and Language knowledge (grammar), reading.

    Please visit the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test website for more information.

  • For further information, please contact:

    Nagisa Fukui
    Phone: 9385-2414
    E-mail: n.fukui@unsw.edu.au

    Yunjing Zheng
    Phone: 9385-3763
    E-mail: y.zheng@unsw.edu.au