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HSK Chinese Proficiency Test


The Chinese Proficiency Test, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK), organized by OCLCI (Hanban), is designed to assess non-native speakers' proficiency in the Chinese Language. It produces a world-recognized qualification useful for your further study, internship/placement, and career development especially in the Chinese speaking community.

The new HSK test only has 1-6 levels now. Chinese 2 students can register themselves to HSK Level 2, Chinese 3 can register to HSK Level 3, Chinese 4/Chinese 5, to HSK Level 4 and above.

HSK Written Sessions 2016/17

Exam Date Deadline for Enrolment
Saturday 18th March 2017

Friday 3rd February 2017, 12pm - Enrolment now closed for this date.

Saturday 22nd April 2017 Monday 6th March 2017, 12pm
Saturday 10th June 2017 Wednesday 26th April 2017, 12pm
Saturday 2nd December 2017 Tuesday 17th October 2017,12pm

HSKK Oral Test Sessions 2016/17

Oral Test Date Deadline for Enrolment
Saturday 18th March 2017 Friday 3rd February 2017, 12pm - Enrolment now closed for this date.
Saturday 2nd December 2017 Tuesday 17th October 2017,12pm

Fees 2016/17

Written Exam

Level and

Duration of Exam

Level 1

45 Minutes

Level 2

60 Minutes

Level 3

95 Minutes

Level 4

110 Minutes

Level 5

130 Minutes 

Level 6

140 Minutes

Individual /Public £33 £43 £53 £63 £73 £83
Student £28 £38 £48 £58 £68 £78

 

Oral Exam

Level   Basic Intermediate Advance
  £35 £45 £55

 

PLEASE NOTE fees include the correct amount of HSK exam fee plus a £10 enrolment fee

Please be aware we reserve the right to cancel the session within 48 hours of the closing date in case of low enrolment numbers.

Preparing for the HSK

For the information of vocabulary requirements for each level and sample papers at each level, please go to


How to Register

To register for the HSK test you will need to :

  • Complete the online enrolment form and pay online
  • HSK Application form(Please complete your form in capital letters)
  • For students, a photocopy of your student ID should be enclosed
  • 2 recent passport sized photos with your name written on the back , 1 copy of your passport
  • Post to the following address
    The Language Centre
    HO.62
    Humanities Building
    University of Warwick
    CV4 7AL

*Please note that further details regarding the HSK test day information will be sent to you closer to the test day

Refund

The registration fee is non-refundable.