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Chinese Proficiency Tests, HSK/HSKK/YCT

The Confucius Institute at Bangor University is one of the recognised HSK test centres in the UK and we can help you to study towards your most suitable level.

HSK/HSKK

The HSK exam is an international standardised exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency. It assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives. HSK consists of six levels (HSK I-VI) that correspond to the levels of the Chinese Language Proficiency Scales for Speakers of Other Languages (CLPS) and the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF). HSK test includes listening, reading and/or writing, open to all ages of non-native Chinese speakers. HSKK is an oral speaking test, open to all ages of non-native Chinese speakers.

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You can download the HSK/HSKK application form from here. Please note that you would need to print, complete and bring the application form along with the test fee to the Confucius Institute's offices located on the 9th floor, Alun Roberts building, Deiniol Road, Bangor, LL57 2UW.

YCT

YCT test includes listening, reading and/or writing and it is open to all non-native Chinese speakers at primary and secondary schools. YCT Speaking test is an oral test, open to all non-native Chinese speakers at primary and secondary schools.

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For more information, email us at: confuciusinstitute@bangor.ac.uk or call: 01248 388555.