JLPT has been offered by the Japan Foundation since 1984 as a reliable means of evaluating and certifying the Japanese proficiency of non-native speakers. At the beginning, there were approximately 7,000 examinees worldwide. In Brunei, the JLPT was launched in 2008, and it has been held every December since then. Last year, 46 people took the JLPT last December, across a range of Japanese language levels from N1 to N5, and 21 people successfully passed.
The JLPT 2018 will be held on 2 December 2018, and the application will start from July till September2.