NAT Test Examination Held at Green University
6th Nihongo Aptitude Test (NAT) in 2016 on Japanese Language proficiency was held on 11 December in Green University of Bangladesh (GUB). Total 473 students participated in this internationally recognized test. Among those, 459 participants appeared in N5, 09 participants appeared in N4 and 05 participants appeared in N3 examination. The Japanese Language NAT-TEST is an examination that measures the Japanese language ability of students who are not native Japanese speakers. The tests are separated by difficulty (five levels) and general ability is measured in three categories: Grammar/Vocabulary, Listening and Reading Comprehension. The format of the exam and the types of questions are equivalent to those that appear on the Japanese Language Ability Test (JLPT). It is noteworthy that Green University is the only authorized Center in Bangladesh where NAT-TEST is regularly held every two months. Being the Test Centre, GUB also becomes a Japanese Language Centre going to offer Japanese language courses to respective group of people who like to visit Japan for various purposes, including study and work. Green University of Bangladesh & Senmon Kyoquku Publishing Co. Ltd. signed an agreement in 2015 to conduct this TEST. Students from abroad also sit for this TEST.