2015 Middle School Equivalency Exam for Individuals Exempt from Completing Compulsory Education
This exam is for individuals who, due to illness or other unavoidable circumstances, were exempt from completing or could not complete 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 to obtain the registration and test guidelines, and complete the necessary registration procedures.
1. Obtaining the registration and test guidelines
The registration and test guidelines are available at the following institutions:
– Mie Prefecture, Prefectural Board of Education, Senior High School Education Division, Career Education Group (Mie Prefectural Office Building 7F)
9am-5pm, excluding Saturday, Sunday and public holidays
– The guidelines are also available at every municipal board of education
Please call ahead of time when coming to pick up registration and test guidelines.
< Contact information >
(Mie-ken Kyouiku Iinkai Jimukyoku Koko Kyouiku-ka Career Kyouiku-han)
2. Exam time and date
10:00am – 3:40pm
Thursday 28 October 2015
3. Test Center
Mie-kencho, Koudou-tou 3-kai, Dai 131-132 Kaigi Shitsu
(Mie Prefectural Office Building, Lecture Hall 3F, Rooms 131 and 132)
Mie-ken, Tsu-shi, Koumei-cho 13
Japanese language, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, Foreign language (English)
5. Application period
Monday 24 August 2015 – Friday 11 September 2015
*Must be sent postmarked on or before this date.
To be announced Monday 7 December 2015
※Results will be mailed directly to the test taker.