This ELT looks directly at an individual's proficiency in the understanding and use of the English language.
Success in the test requires reasonable word knowledge and an ability to understand prose by using context and grammar, rather than familiarity with the content. Although these skills can undoubtedly be improved with specific practice, the test results give a clear picture of the candidates' current proficiency.
Any level of occupation or educational qualification, although it has been specifically researched for use at post A-Level.
The test consists of two short sections, each of seven minutes.
Qualification level required:
Test User Occupational: Ability, or equivalent. Please see our Test User Qualifications page for guidance
Public Sector Applicants, Private Sector Applicants, UK Job Applicants.