2022 JLPT

The 2022 JLPT will be held on Sunday, December 4. There will be 17 testing locations, and all 5 levels of the test, from N1 to N5, will be offered at each location. For the Los Angeles test site, we will be close to pre-covid levels for available seating. Registration this year will start out staggered with the following schedule:

  • N1: 8月10日・水曜日 9am PDT
  • N2: 8月12日・金曜日 9am PDT
  • N3: 8月15日・月曜日 9am PDT
  • N4: 8月17日・水曜日 9am PDT
  • N5: 8月19日・金曜日 9am PDT

For additional information and link to register, please visit AATJ's Website!


As of 2013, the American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ) is in charge of administering the JLPT and handling all inquiries related to the test. Please visit the AATJ website below for additional information regarding this year's test, and contact them if you have any inquries.

For All Inquires, Please Contact AATJ Below:

1424 Broadway 366 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0366
T: 303-492-5487
F: 303-492-5856
E: jlpt@aatj.org



The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) is a test for non-native speakers of Japanese which evaluates and certifies their Japanese-language proficiency. In 2015, 652,519 people took the test in 69 countries and areas worldwide. It is the largest Japanese-language test in the world. For general information about JLPT, visit the official worldwide JLPT website.

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