Test Your English

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 Student’s 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.