Frequently asked questions

In this section you will find all the answers to frequently asked questions related to the Linguaskill exam,
both for the face-to-face exam and the online exam.

How do I register for the Linguaskill?

Registration is very easy. Just visit the exam booking section of the website and fill in the registration form!

How much does the Linguaskill exam cost?

The fee for the full exam is 120€, but if you want to take just one module it will only cost 50€.

Can I request a re-mark of the exam?

No, unfortunately this is not possible. The Linguaskill test is an adaptive test, i.e. the test is adapted to your level so you neither pass nor fail.

What are the technical requirements for taking the Linguaskill from home?

The technical requirements for doing the Linguaskill from home can be found in this section.

Can I take the Linguaskill exam from my mobile phone or tablet?

No, this is not possible. You will have to use a laptop or desktop computer with a Windows or macOS operating system.

What do I do if my computer shuts down while I am taking Linguaskill at home?

If your computer shuts down you will not be able to start the same test again, so it is important to make sure that you have a computer that meets all the requirements to take the Linguaskill test at home.

Will I receive support if I take the Linguaskill at home?

If you are taking the exam at the agreed time, you will receive support in all aspects of the online exam platform. For example, we will help you connect to the exam platform and answer any questions you may have about the test and how the proctoring software works. However, we will not provide support for issues related to your computer.
Remember that it is your responsibility to make sure that the computer on which you are going to take the exam meets our technical requirements. More information can be found in the terms and conditions of service.

How long will it take for my Linguaskill results to be available?

Our centre is committed to sending you your Linguaskill results within 72 hours (excluding public holidays) from the date you have taken the test, although we will almost always make them available to you within 48 hours.

How far in advance do I have to arrive if I am taking the Linguaskill exam in person?

You will need to arrive at least 30 minutes before the test starts and remember to bring a valid ID card or passport, otherwise you will not be able to take the test.

What is the minimum age to take the Linguaskill exam?

The minimum age to take the Linguaskill exam is 16.