Basic Examination

Testing Method

  • Test date: Year-round
  • Language:Japanese
  • Testing center: All Odyssey Communications’ CBT testing centers in Japan
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  • Testing fee in Japan: 10,000JPY (exc. tax); \5,000JPY with student discount (exc. tax)
  • *Please contact Odyssey Communications directly with questions regarding how to apply and testing methods.
  • *To keep tests fair, questions regarding test content will not be answered.

Test Overview

  • Test name: Python 3 Certified Engineer Basic Examination
  • Certification name: Python 3 Basic Grammar Certification
  • Content: Questions on basic Python grammar
  • Number of questions: 40 (all multiple-choice)
  • Duration: 60 min.
  • Passing score: 70%
  • Content covered: Test questions cover the information in O’Reilly Japan’s Python Tutorial, Third Edition, the primary learning resource. Questions will also cover general knowledge.
  • Authorized learning materials: Please see here
  • Authorized schools: Please see here

About Trial Exams

A free practice exam is available at the certified school, Prime Strategy.