HSK

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Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK), an international standardized test of Chinese language proficiency, assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives.

Test Dates & Location:

Test Dates:

 

 

Test MonthExam DateRegistration DeadlineResult Date
JanuaryJan 11 (Sat)Dec 13, 2019Feb 18
FebruaryFeb 9 (Sun)Jan 11Mar 9
MarchMar 21 (Sat)Feb 21Apr 21
AprilApr 11 (Sat)Mar 13May 11
MayMay 9 (Sat)Apr 10June 9
JuneJune 14 (Sun)May 16July 14
JulyJuly 12 (Sun)June 13Aug 12
AugustAug 23 (Sun)July 24Sept 23
SeptemberSept 19 (Sat)Aug 21Oct 26
OctoberOct 17 (Sat)Sept 18Nov 17
NovemberNov 21 (Sat)Oct 23Dec 21
DecemberDec 6 (Sun)Nov 7Jan 6, 2021

ICD Centres conducting HSK tests:

Note: Not all exams are conducted at all 3 ICD Centers Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. Kindly contact us to reconfirm available open date and venue.

Test Registration & Fee:

For registration, fill out this .
Please note that you are required to upload your ID document (Valid CNIC / Passport ) , a passport size picture and fee receipt.

Test fees:

HSK LevelVocabularyChinese Language Proficiency ScaleCEFRTest duration
(min)
*Test Fee in PKR
HSK (Level IV)1200Level IVB2105Rs. 3,500
HSK (Level III)600Level IIIB190Rs. 3,500
HSK (Level II)300Level IIA255Rs. 1,600
HSK (Level I)150Level IA140Rs. 1,600

*Test fee can be revised without prior notice and may differ center to center so contact us for current fee. If payment is being made online by credit / debit card add 2% bank charges when paying. In case of bulk group booking, contact nearest ICD Center for possible discount.

Test Results:

Results are announced online within 4 weeks. Test takers will receive the result certificates for their HSK exam issued by Hanban after 6 weeks from the exam date.

Test Preparation:

Face to FaceSome of ICD Centres offer face to face classes. Kindly contact nearest centre to check what support they offer.
Online preparation· You can purchase HSK Online preparation web portal that can help students to prepare for HSK exams at their own pace and are suitable for those who don’t have time to attend face to face classes.
· Cost= PKR 8000 PKR· To place your order, fill out this
Buy booksHSK Preparatory Books with Audio is available at ICD.

HSK – Level 1 – Rs. 2500

HSK – Level 2 – Rs. 2500

HSK – Level 3 – Rs. 2500

HSK – Level 4 – Rs. 5000

Place your

Latest Information:

HSK Testing LevelContents# of
Questions
Length
(minutes)
HSK
Level 1
Listening Comprehension20401540*
Reading Comprehension2015
HSK
Level 2
Listening Comprehension35602555*
Reading Comprehension2520
HSK
Level 3
Listening Comprehension40803590*
Reading Comprehension3025
Writing1015
HSK
Level 4
Listening Comprehension4510030105*
Reading Comprehension4040
Writing1540

Test Day Information:

Candidates must adhere following before Exam:

  • Candidate must reach test centre 20-30 minutes before the starting time.
  • Candidates are required to bring their CNIC card or Passport, or they won’t be allowed to take test.
  • No edible is allowed within test centre.
  • Candidates aren’t allowed to bring cell phone, any electronic devices and bags in the test centre.
  • Stationary and pages will be provided by the institute to perform the exam.

Support for Teachers:

If you are a Chinese Teacher in a Language Institute, looking to book a group of students can contact ICD center for possible discounts.