University of Nottingham Malaysia
School of
Media, Languages and Cultures
     
  

Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) 2017

HSK Poster 2017-1 

About HSK

HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi) is an international standardised exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency.

It assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives.

HSK consists of six levels, namely the:

  • HSK (level 1) 
  • HSK (level 2) 
  • HSK (level 3) 
  • HSK (level 4) 
  • HSK (level 5) 
  • HSK (level 6)

HSK (level 6) is the highest level-test takers who are able to pass this level can easily comprehend written and spoken information in Chinese and can effectively express themselves in Chinese, both orally and in written form.


Who can take the test?  
Non-native Chinese speakers (include Chinese Malaysians) 

The importance of HSK

HSK certificate is important as: 

  1. A reference for an educational institution’s decision-making concerning recruiting students, assigning students to different classes, allowing students to skip certain courses and granting students academic credits
  2. A reference for employers' decision-making concerning recruitment, training and promotion of employees
  3. A method for Chinese language learners to assess and improve their proficiency in Chinese
  4. A method for Chinese language training institutions to evaluate training results 

Test structures (Number of items):  

 HSK Level Listening  Reading   Writing  Time duration (min) Total score 
 1  20  20  -  40  200
 2  35  25  -  55 200 
 3  40  30  10  90  300
 4  45  40  15  105  300
 5  45  45  10  125  300
 6  50  50  1  140  300  

Registration fees 

  • HSK (level 1) - RM100
  • HSK (level 2) - RM130
  • HSK (level 3) - RM160
  • HSK (level 4) - RM190
  • HSK (level 5) - RM220
  • HSK (level 6) - RM250

Test date

12 August 2017, Saturday
3 December 2017, Sunday 


Registration deadline

12 July 2017, Wednesday
1 November 2017, Wednesday  


Test centre

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus ( Directions )

Registration/Inquiry

Email: hanyutest@nottingham.edu.my

Tel: + 6 03 8924 8693
       + 6 03 8725 8738
 
 

For more information

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Correspondence Details

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
SMLC Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)
The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
Jalan Broga
43500 Semenyih
Selangor
MALAYSIA

Fax: +6(03) 8924 8012

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School of Media, Languages and Cultures

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8693
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8020

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