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Examination program

Examination program

Requirements and examination contents

Requirement

One must be above the legal drinking age in the country of your nationality, of your residence, and of the venue for the examination.

Examination contents

The content is mainly based on Kikisake-shi, certified by SSI. The questions will be on the sake in the international markets, and its role in places with different cultures and traditions from Japan.

First stage examination50 minutes
Multiple-choice questions with some writing questions
Expert knowledge on sake
Basic knowledge of sake and alcoholic beverages in general

Second stage examination50 minutes
Multiple-choice questions with some writing questions 
Questions on sake service and sales promotion, and plan proposals using the evaluation of sake based on seasons, flavors, and aromas

Third stage examination(50 minutes)
Writing questions with tasting and some multiple-choice questions
Evaluating sake’s qualities, and their uniqueness through tasting

Language

English, Chinese, *Korean, French, and Spanish

*If you intend to take the examination in Korean
We are affiliated with Soongsil University and hold lectures and examinations.
Registration for the examination is done by Soongsil University on our behalf.
We do not offer registration only for the examination.
For more information, please contact the below address.

Jang Jiwon
e-mail:jjw@ssuci.ac.kr