A.C.E. Abroad

EIKEN North America Liaison Office

A.C.E. operates the North America Liaison branch office on behalf of Eiken Foundation of Japan. The EIKEN test is Japan's most accessible, affordable, and prestigious English-proficiency test, with 2.3 million examinees annually and over 83 million since 1963. Backed by the Japanese Ministry of Education (MEXT), the test is administered at 18,000 test sites across 45 countries. EIKEN test results are accepted as evidence of English proficiency at approximately 350 colleges and universities in the U.S and Canada. A.C.E. facilitates EIKEN's North American activities and fosters exchange programs between U.S. and Japanese educational institutions.

Download PDF: General Information about the EIKEN Test in Practical English Proficiency, Test Recognition, and Official Score Reports.

To learn more about using the EIKEN test, visit stepeiken.org or contact eiken@cultural.org.