This exam is for individuals who, due to illness or other unavoidable circumstances, were exempted from completing or could not complete the compulsory education. Individuals who pass this exam are eligible to apply for entry to senior high school.
Those who wish to take the exam should follow the instructions below on how to obtain the registration and test guidelines, and complete the necessary registration procedures.
Please check the following link for details
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT): http://www.mext.go.jp/a_menu/shotou/sotugyo/1407097.htm