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Examination Details of 2017 EJU (1st Session)

1. Number of applicants and examinees by site

Examination Site Applicants Examinees
In Japan Hokkaido 84 79
Tohoku Miyagi 300 288
Kanto Gunma 81 70
Saitama 955 890
Chiba 826 745
Tokyo 13,842 12,230
Kanagawa 602 537
Chubu Ishikawa 52 49
Shizuoka 449 420
Aichi 934 863
Kinki Kyoto 698 651
Osaka 2,223 2,006
Hyogo 558 519
Chugoku Okayama 425 404
Kyushu Fukuoka 2,557 2,402
Okinawa 27 25
Total in Japan 24,613 22,178
Hong Kong 682 643
Outside
Japan
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
Phillipine 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
Note: The number of applicants and examinees who selected the English version of EJU are as follows.
Applicants Examinees
In Japan 895 811
Outside Japan 1,240 817
Total 2,135 1,628

Reference: JASSO has approved the following testing accommodations (special arrangements) for applicants requesting
their use for reasons of disability, injury or other valid grounds.

Number of applicants requesting testing accommodations: 5 (3 in Japan, 2 overseas)
Description of Approved Testing Accommodations Disability Cases
Exam Time Extension Writing +30%
(from 30min. to 39 min.)
Developmental disorders 2
Reading +30%
(from 40min. to 52 min.)
Developmental disorders 2
Listening-Reading Comprehension
extending the answering time for Listening-Reading and Listening
(Total 55min→57min.)
Developmental disorders 2
Use of Visual Assistance Magnifying glasses Low vision 1
Use of Hearing Assistance Hearing aids and headphone Hard of hearing 1
Other Testing in separate room Developmental disorders
Hard of hearing
Physical disability
4
Seating position considerations Low vision 1
Testing in standing posture Physical disability 1
* Because some applicants qualify for a multiple number of testing accommodations, the numbers listed are the combined totals.

2. Examination venues

Name of Prefecture Name of Examination Venue
Hokkaido Sapporo University
Miyagi Miyagigakuin Women's University
Gunma* Jobu University Takasaki Campus
Saitama* Shobi University
Chiba* Reitaku University
Tokyo Gakushuin University
Kokugakuin University
Kokushikan University
Taisho University
Tokyo Women's Christian University
Nihon University College of Humanities and Sciences
Hosei University
Waseda University
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Meisei University
Kanagawa* Tokyo City University Yokohama Campus
Ishikawa Kanazawa Seiryo University
Shizuoka Nihon University College of International Relations Mishima Campus
Aichi Aichi Sangyo University
Kyoto* Kyoto Gakuen University
Kyoto Koka Women's University
Osaka Osaka International University
Hannan University
Hyogo* Sonoda Women's University
Okayama Okayama University Tsushima Campus
Fukuoka The University of Kitakyushu
Kyushu Sangyo University
Okinawa Okinawa International University
* An examination language "English" was not available.
Country and Region City Name of Examination Venue
Hong Kong Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
India New Delhi Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi
Indonesia Jakarta Depok Campus, University of Indonesia
Surabaya Language Center Surabaya State University
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur KDU College Sdn Bhd
Mongolia Ulaanbaatar Mongolia-Japan Center
National University of Mongolia
Myanmar Yangon Myanmar Association of Japan Alumni (MAJA)
Philippines Manila De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde
Republic of Korea Seoul Yongsan High School
Seokchon Middle School
Jamsil High School
Busan Gyeongnam Technical High School
Russia Vladivostok Far Eastern Federal University
Singapore The Japanese Cultural Society, Singapore
Sri Lanka Colombo Sri Lanka Japan Cultural Centre (Sasakawa hall)
Taiwan Taipei The Language Training & Testing Center
Dept. of Sociology/Dept. of Social Work, NTU
Thailand Bangkok Old Japan Students' Association, Thailand
Vietnam Hanoi Foreign Trade University (Vietnam-Japan Human Resources Cooperation Center)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences & Humanities, Ho Chi Minh City

3. Number of examinees by nation/region of origin (Japan)

Country / Region Examinees Country / Region Examinees
China 13,356 Mexico 3
Vietnam 4,267 Peru 3
Nepal 1,409 Bhutan 2
Republic of Korea 592 Cameroon 2
Sri Lanka 507 Germany 2
Myanmar 352 Greece 2
Taiwan 352 Israel 2
Indonesia 236 Kazakhstan 2
Mongolia 198 New Zealand 2
Bangladesh 155 Norway 2
Malaysia 143 Spain 2
Hong Kong 134 Turkey 2
Thailand 94 Argentina 1
Philippines 49 Armenia 1
Uzbekistan 33 Belarus 1
U.S.A. 28 Brunei 1
India 26 Burkina Faso 1
Cambodia 25 Chile 1
Russia 20 D.P.R.K 1
Macau 18 Egypt 1
Saudi Arabia 13 Georgia 1
Italy 12 Jordan 1
U.A.E. 10 Kuwait 1
France 10 Laos 1
Kyrgyz Republic 7 Lesotho 1
Pakistan 7 Netherlands 1
Brazil 6 Morocco 1
Senegal 6 Samoa 1
Singapore 6 Sudan 1
United Kingdom 6 Syria 1
Sweden 5 Timor-Leste 1
Australia 4 Tajikistan 1
Canada 4 Uganda 1
Iran 4 Others 30
Ukraine 4 Total
69 countries / Regions
22,178
Ghana 3

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