Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2022 (Jul)
Organized by:
The Japan Foundation
Association of International Education, Japan
Sponsored by:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan
Organizer (Hong Kong & Macau):
Society of Japanese Language Education Hong Kong
Test Date: 3 July 2022 (Sunday)
Important note
Because of the uncertainty of the Novel Coronavirus Infection which may affect the existing policy regarding issue of entry visa to cross-border candidates, the Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2022 (Jul) would be confined to residents of Hong Kong and Macau. Candidates are required to use their Hong Kong or Macau Identity Card number on registration for this test.
Residents of Hong Kong or Macau, who cannot provide Hong Kong or Macau ID card are requested to send their student card or working proof in Hong Kong or Macau by email to [email protected] from 28 March before registration for our handling on a case-by-case basis.

Candidates must observe Hong Kong/Macau government’s latest epidemic prevention measures and the venue’s house rules (such as use the "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile application and showing "Vaccine Pass" etc.) during admission for the test. Candidate who fails to comply with such rules may be barred from entering the venue, in which case their application fees would not be refunded.
General Information
  • Enrolment
     (first-come-first-serve basis)
    On-line enrolment (Hong Kong only)
    Application Period Start Date for each level:
      (Only PPS* payment/ payment in cash at appointed convenience stores are accepted)
      *including internet banking pay bill service by certain banks.
    N1 N2 N3 N4 N5
    1 April 2022 2 April 2022 3 April 2022 4 April 2022 5 April 2022
    *** Application Deadline:14 April 2022 ***

     (first-come-first-serve basis)
    On-line enrolment (Macau only)
    1 April 2022 ~ 7 April 2022

    *Only online enrolment will be accepted from 2022.
  • Test Fee
    HK$700
  • Test Voucher and Official Receipt
    Test Voucher and official receipt will be sent by post to candidates in early June. If they have not been delivered on 15 June, please notify us. Otherwise, it will be assumed that you have received the Test Voucher.(Candidate MUST present the test voucher when participating the test)
  • Notes
    • The JLPT has been revised from 2010. Please refer to the official website for details.
    • N1, N2, N3 are conducted in the afternoon. N4, N5 are conducted in the morning. Candidate cannot sit for two different levels of the test which are conducted at the same time. Please note that test venue of morning session and afternoon session may be different. The schedule below is for reference only:
      N1, N2 & N3 :1:25pm ~ 5:30pm (For reference only)
      N4 & N5 :8:15am ~ 12:00pm (For reference only)
      *candidates will be notified the actual schedule of the test together with the test voucher
    • Please read carefully the Test Guide and FAQ before applying for the test.
    • Candidates must follow the government’s latest epidemic prevention measures and the venue’s house rules during admission and the test. Anyone who fails to do so may be barred from entering, in which case their application fee would not be refunded.
    • For candidates who want to sit the test out of Hong Kong or Macau (Macau for Dec exam only), please refer to the offical website of the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test.
    • Since the JLPT is conducted in various parts of the world on the same day, no supplementary test could be offered. Under any exceptional circumstances beyond our control, including typhoon signal, black rainstorm warning, act of nature, civil commotion...etc., the test must be cancelled. In this situation, candidates can sit for the next test (don't need to re-enroll) or refund 50% of test fee paid. Our Society shall not be liable for any claim for loss due to this cancellation. Please consider this term before applying for the test.
Online Enrolment
  • Enrolment Date (Hong Kong test site only)
    (First-come-first-serve basis)

    Application Period Start Date for each level:
      (Only PPS* payment/ payment in cash at appointed convenience stores are accepted)
      *including internet banking pay bill service by certain banks.
    N1 N2 N3 N4 N5
    1 April 2022 2 April 2022 3 April 2022 4 April 2022 5 April 2022
    *** Application Deadline:14 April 2022 ***
  • Enrolment Date (Macau test site only)
    (First-come-first-serve basis)

    1 April 2022 ~ 7 April 2022 ( PPS* payment/ payment in cash at appointed convenience stores are accepted.)
    *included internet banking pay bill service by certain banks.
    【Payment of MOP725 can also be settled at the CPTTM within a specific period.
    Opening hour for accepting payment: Mon-Fri 9:00am-4:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:00am-12:00pm
    (*Center will be closed on 5 April, Tue due to public holiday.)
    Address: Rua de Xangai 175, Ed. ACM., 7 andar Macau
    Tel: (853) 28781313】
  • Test Fee
    HK$700Payment Method
    *Registration will be cancelled when payment is overdue. Quota will be reallocated to other candidates. Please register online again(subject to availability of seats).
  • Notes
    1. This enrolment is for the candidates who sit the test in Hong Kong or Macau only
    2. This enrolment is for Hong Kong or Macau residents only
    3. Please use the address in Hong Kong/Macau as the correspondence address.
    4. Please fill in the form in English.
    5. You should settle payment by specific method in specific period. Please refer to the "payment method"
    6. Please read carefully the Test Guide and FAQ before applying for the test.
  • Online enrolment procedure
  • Online Enrolment form
    mogi Candidates can try the on-line enrolment from 28 Mar (00:00am*) to 30 Mar (23:59pm*) by clicking the icon on the left hand side.
    *server time
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    From Application starting day of each level(00:00am*) to 14 April (23:59pm*), candidates of Hong Kong test site can apply for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2022 (Jul) through the link on the left hand side.

    From 1 April (00:00am*) to 7 April (23:59pm*), candidates of Macau test site can apply for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test 2022 (Jul) through the link on the left hand side.

    If the registration is fulfilled, please check our website later for quota which will be released 12:00am* everyday when registrations are cancelled due to overdue payment.

    *server time 
    login Candidates can login this page to review their personal information or registration status. At a specific period, candidates can amend part of their personal information through this page.
  • Statement
    1. Personal Information Collection Statement
      The Society of Japanese Language Education Hong Kong respects personal data and we are committed to full implementation and compliance with the data protection principles and all relevant provisions of the Hong Kong Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. In doing so, we will ensure that staff involving handling personal data comply with the strictest standards of security and confidentially.
    2. Purposes for which personal data are collected and used
      The personal data we collected will be used for the “Japanese Language Proficiency Test” and any research or statistical purpose which relevant to the test. The Society of Japanese Language Education Hong Kong will divulge personal information only if required by law or with your prior consent. Such data may also be used by other companies under contractual activities with our Society for the above mentioned purposes.
    3. Data Security
      We have tried our best to ensure the secure transmission of data. However, since the Internet is an open media, please be alert of the risks involved in sending us any sensitive personal information. The data you provided to us will be stored at our office or our server in Hong Kong accessible only to our authorized employees and contractors. However, we give no warranty against third parties hacking into the data or any unauthorized access to the data by anyone.
    4. Public health measures for COVID-19
      Candidates must observe Hong Kong/Macau government’s latest epidemic prevention measures and the venue’s house rules (such as use the "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile application and showing "Vaccine Pass" etc.) during admission for the test. Candidate who fails to comply with such rules may be barred from entering the venue, in which case their application fees would not be refunded.
    5. Test Fee
      Test fee once paid for a specific level is not refundable or transferrable nor can it be used for enrolment for change of test level. No subsequent request for change of test venue or test level will be entertained.
    6. PPS payment / payment in cash at appointed convenience stores
      Payment must be settled by exact amount HK$700 before deadline (based on transaction time). Failure to do so will be treated as invalid payment and refund process will take approximately two months.
    7. Special Circumstances
      Since the Japanese Language Proficiency Test is conducted in various parts of the world on the same day, no supplementary test could be offered. Under exceptional circumstances beyond our control, such as typhoon signal, black rainstorm warning, act of nature, civil commotion...etc., the test must be cancelled. In this situation, candidates may opt to sit for the next test without re-enrollment or request refund of 50% of test fee paid. Our Society shall not be liable for any claim for loss due to such cancellation.
    8. Others
      This Personal Information Collection Statement is subject to change. Any changes will be posted to our web site.