HSK is a globally run standardised test of Chinese language proficiency for non-native speakers. Whether to ensure eligibility for scholarships offered by Hanban, to gain an advantage in the job market or a related academic field an HSK pass will serve you. And of course, for many adult learners, an exam is a great motivator for learning!
Our Institute can offer three opportunities to sit the HSK and HSKK (oral) exams in 2020. Dates for the exams are:
- Saturday 21 March 2020
Register by 19 February for HSK and HSKK offline exam
- Saturday 9 May 2020
Register by 8 April for HSK and HSKK offline exam
- Saturday 5 December 2020
Register by 4 November for HSK and HSKK offline exam
Please view our short video to learn more about this global exam and read on for detailed information on the various levels and FAQs.
If you are interested in working or studying in China or in applying for a Confucius Institute Scholarship in the future, then HSK, the Chinese Proficiency Certificate, is of interest to you.
Applications for HSK exam will be available via the University of Edinburgh’s ePay website. Please note this system does not offer a ‘shopping basket’ function. If you want to book more than one exam level or to book both HSK and the oral exam, HSKK, you need to go through the booking process for each item you wish to book.
In addition to the online application and payment system please note you must also send two signed passport photographs (per exam) to the Confucius Institute for Scotland, Abden House, 1 Marchhall Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 5HP.
An exam admission ticket can be collected from the Institute or it will be posted to the address you provide on the form (postage applicable). You MUST bring this admission ticket and the identification document you used when registering with you.
21 March 2020 HSK and HSKK exam registrations are now open.
Note: If you are not able to collect your admission ticket and exam report in person from the Institute, please select HSK (including P&P) option at the registration.
Note: If you are not able to collect your admission ticket and exam report in person from the Institute, please select HSKK (including P&P) option at the registration.