First stage examination（50 minutes）
Multiple-choice questions with some writing questions
・Expert knowledge on sake
・Basic knowledge of sake and alcoholic beverages in general
Second stage examination（50 minutes）
Writing questions with some multiple-choice 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
* From April 1st, 2021, if you take the test in Japan, the test languages will be “English” and “Chinese”.
If you would like to take the test in “Korean”, “French” or “Spanish”, please contact the affiliated schools below.