Interpretation of J-CAT Score

Interpretation table

J-CATProficiency LevelJLPT 日本語能力試験
-100Basic初級Level 4
100-150Pre-Intermediate中級前半Level 3
150-200Intermediate中級
200-250Intermediate-High中級後半Level 2
250-300Pre-Advanced上級前半Level 1
300-350Advanced上級
350-Near Native日本語母語話者相当
  • "Basic" learners can exchange basic ideas.
  • "Intermediate" learners can manage daily communication.
  • "Advanced" learners can manage academic and professional communication.