If you are studying Japanese and would like to test your Japanese proficiency, look no further than the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test). The second test in 2015 will be held on Sunday, December 6th, and the application period has already began. Those interested in taking the test have until September 30th to register. Registration is available both online and by mail, and costs 5,500 yen. For more information about the application process and the test itself, please visit the official JLPT website.