Students must have basic English skills before entering the English Language Centre (ELC) programs. The ELC cannot accept students who are at the very beginning level of using English.

Please complete the following test to see if you are at the correct level for our programs .

Students will be given a second test when they arrive at the University of Victoria. If a student does not pass the second test, the student cannot enter the program.


12-Week Intensive and 9-Week Summer Academic Programs

Instructions: When you are ready, click on the link below to begin the test. The timer starts when you see the test. After 10 minutes, the test ends.

If you score less than 17/20 (85%) on this test, you are not yet ready to study in this program.

START THE TEST


Monthly English and Summer Language & Culture Programs

Instructions: When you are ready, click on the link below to begin the test. The timer starts when you see the test. After 10 minutes, the test ends.

If you score less than 20/25 (80%) on this test, you are not yet ready to study in this program.

START THE TEST