JLPT in The United States

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

The 2016 JLPT will be offered on December 4, 2016.

Registration information will be available in late July 2016.

For All Inquires, Please Contact AATJ Below:

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



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.