Monday, October 18, 2021

How to take JFT-Basic instead of JLPT

DUE to the Covid-19 pandemic, the JLPT has been canceled. However, those who have been preparing for the JLPT can still take the JFT-Basic.

The JFT-Basic uses computers to administer its tests. The test center also properly observes social distancing and other coronavirus preventive measures. For more details on the test, one can check the test questions on the JFT-Basic webpage at

The JFT-Basic is held six times a year. Generally, registration begins in even-numbered months (February, April, June and so on) and the test begins in odd-numbered months (March, May, July and so on). For registration, those who register as a group or organization must register at least 15 days before their preferred test days; while those who register individually must register at least three days before their test. For more details, one can check the JFT-Basic official website at

Registration for the September-October exams began on Aug. 20, 2021. There will also be exams in November. SPONSORED CONTENT


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