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EF Standard English Test

Test your English skills and personalize your academic pathway

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Get an accurate assessment of your current English level. Upon completion, an EF Academic Advisor will contact you to discuss the study options that suit you best. The test will take 50 minutes and has two sections - one reading and one listening. You will have up to 25 minutes to complete each section.

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Reading25 MIN
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Listening25 MIN

Before getting started, please make sure:

  1. The speakers on your device are working
  2. The internet connection is stable
  3. Your internet browser is up-to-date
  4. All email or messaging services, calendars and all other programs are closed to help avoid distractions

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About the EF SET

The EF Standard English Test (EF SET) rests on a foundation of evidence-based research and analysis. EF SET was developed to align with the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), an internationally recognized standard. In less than an hour, EF SET reliably assesses across the full CEFR range, from A1 Beginner to C2 Proficient. With completion of your test in our EF Test Center you will receive an EF SET Certificate™, officially certified by EF Education First.

About EF Education First

EF is the world leader in international education, offering language courses in 50 global destinations. We do language learning, travel and cultural exchange in a totally different way.