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English language proficiency test

Language Links is happy for students to complete our English Proficiency Test to check their current English level.

This test is only an interim measure of your English language ability. It will assist the college in creating a study plan to help you achieve your study goals!

Placement Test

The QUICK placement test has been designed to be used for placing students into groups corresponding to six levels. The QUICK test tests structures and vocabulary. It is comprised of 60 multiple-choice test items (36 structure and 24 vocabulary) that are worth one mark each.

Timing: Allow 40-45 minutes for the Quick Placement Test

Deciding Students' Levels

Use the conversion table to decide which level your students are at. Placement according to the scores on the QUICK placement test is based on the assumption that your students attempt to answer all the questions.

Conversion Table

Total Score

 Level

CEFR level

0-9

Beginner

A1

10–19

Elementary

A1+ to A2

20–29

Pre-intermediate

A2 + to B1

30–39

Intermediate

B1

40–49

Upper-intermediate

B2

50–60

Advanced

C1

 

Take the QUICK Placement Test 

Click the button below to take the QUICK Placement Test. 

Disclaimer: the results of this online test are indicative only of approximate language level.  Students deciding to enrol with Language Links are required to attend a full placement test on their first day to confirm their level is appropriate for the course that the wish to enrol in.

Take the Test