Update on July 21, 2017

JASSO announced the number of Applicants and Examinees of 2017 EJU (1st Session)

Country / Region Prefecture / City Applicants Examinees
Japan Hokkaido 84 79
Miyagi 300 288
Gunma 81 70
Saitama 955 890
Chiba 826 745
Tokyo 13,842 12,230
Kanagawa 602 537
Ishikawa 52 49
Shizuoka 449 420
Aichi 934 863
Kyoto 698 651
Osaka 2,223 2,006
Hyogo 558 519
Okayama 425 404
Fukuoka 2,557 2,402
Okinawa 27 25
Total in Japan 24,613 22,178
Hong Kong 682 643
India New Delhi 210 104
Indonesia Jakarta 559 399
Surabaya 94 60
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur 179 174
Mongolia Ulaanbaatar 350 271
Myanmar Yangon 6 4
Philippines Manila 15 8
Republic of Korea Seoul 2,188 1,954
Busan 580 526
Russia Vladivostok 10 7
Singapore 10 7
Sri Lanka Colombo 34 21
Taiwan Taipei 475 400
Thailand Bangkok 137 102
Vietnam Hanoi 115 79
Ho Chi Minh City 205 184
Total outside Japan 5,849 4,943
Grand total 30,462 27,121