In order to begin studying in the Certificate of Proficiency in English Language and Culture, all new students are required to take an online Placement Test. Test results are used to evaluate your current level of proficiency and place you in the appropriate level/course according our program structure. Students can take the test only once per session and the results are valid for one year.
There is a cost of $40.38 CAD to take the test.
Upcoming Placement Test Dates:
- May 25 to May 27, 2021
- June 8 to June 10, 2021
- June 21 to June 23, 2021
- June 28 to June 30, 2021
- July 13 to July 15, 2021
- August 3 to August 5, 2021
- August 17 to August 19, 2021
- August 31 to September 2, 2021
- September 7 to September 9, 2021
Accessing the Test
Once you have registered, you will receive an email confirmation with detailed instructions on how to access the test.
Completing the Test
You may complete the test any time during the active testing period.
Repeating the Test and Validity of Results
Students can take the test only once per session and the results are valid for one year.
About the Test
The test is given online and takes about one hour to complete. It will test your skills in:
Accessing Your Results
Your test result will be ready within two business days following the end of the placement test period. When it is ready, we will email you instructions on how to retrieve your test result.
Registering for Your First Course
Information on how to register for your first course will also be sent by email.
During the first few days of classes, your course lecturers will confirm your level and may recommend a transfer to another level in certain cases. In each case, the final decision for a transfer is made by the course lecturer and the administration.