Passport renewal deadline changed for 4, 5 May tests takers


Eiken Foundation of Japan


 [Important Notice] (For candidates registered to 4th and 5th May's IELTS) 

Deadline for passport renewal moved forward due to Golden Week.


Eiken Foundation of Japan IELTS Official Test Centre will be closed during the following period in late April to early May due to Golden Week:

  Saturday 27 April ~ Monday 6 May


Candidates who have renewed their passport after registering for IELTS are required to update their information by the designated deadline.


If you have registered to IELTS Scheduled at [Tokyo 1-Day], [Tokyo 2-Day], [Osaka 1-Day], [Osaka 2-Day] or [Kanazawa] on Saturday 4 May and have or are planning to renew your passport, please make sure to contact and submit the required materials to the appropriate IELTS test centre (Tokyo or Osaka test centre) by 12:00 p.m. Thursday 25 April.


Please be informed that the deadline is set for an earlier date than usual due to the office being closed for Golden Week. You will not be allowed to sit the test if you do not submit the renewed information by the above deadline so please make sure you do so as soon as possible.


Should you have any questions about Thursday 25 April deadline, please contact us by Monday 22 April.


IELTS Official Test Centre

Eiken Foundation of Japan :Tokyo Centre(Sapporo・Sendai・Saitama・Tokyo・Yokohama・Nagano・Kanazawa・Shizuoka) :Osaka Centre(Nagoya・Kyoto・Osaka・Kobe・Okayama・Hiroshima・Fukuoka・Kumamoto)