Commercial language proficiency tests

Commercial language proficiency tests accepted by CEMS in dispensation for exit testing as of February 2014.

Please note that according to the CEMS language rules, the accredited commercial tests are accepted from minimum B2 level.

All commercial exams are only accepted by CEMS if both the written and oral parts are successffully passed on the minimum required level.

Language

Test

Governing body

Min. Level

 

 

 

 

Chinese (Mandarin)

Business Chinese Test

Peking University under the entrustment of Office of Chinese Language Council International (“Hanban”)

BCT4

 

HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi)

HSKK (Oral)

Beijing Language Institute at Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) / Hanban

HSK 4 +

HSKK 4

 

 

 

 

Czech

Státní jazyková zkouška základní z  češtiny pro cizince  (State examination in Czech for foreigners)

The Language School of the Capital City of Prague

 

B2

 

Exam CCE (general language)

Charles University

B2

 

 

 

 

Danish

Studieprøven

Ministeriet for Børn og Undervisning

C1

 

Prøve i Dansk 3

Ministeriet for Børn og Undervisning

B2

 

 

 

 

Dutch

Profiel Professionele taalvaardigheid (PPT)

Certificaat Nederlands als Vreemde Taal

(Centrum voor Taal- & Onderwijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

B2

 

Profiel Taalvaardigheid Hoger Onderwijs

Certificaat Nederlands als Vreemde Taal

(Centrum voor Taal- & Onderwijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

B2

 

Profiel Academische Taalvaardigheid

Certificaat Nederlands als Vreemde Taal

(Centrum voor Taal- & Onderwijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

C1

 

Staatsexamen NT2 Program II

 College voor Examens (CvE)

B2

 

 

 

 

Finnish

Suomen kieli: keskitaso 4

University of Jyväskylä and the National Board of Education

B2

 

 

 

 

French

Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française – DALF

 Ministère de l’Education Nationale (MEN)

 

C1

 

Diplôme de français professionnel –DFP Affaires B2

Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris Île-de-France (CCI Paris Île-de-France)

B2

 

Diplôme d’Etudes en Langue Française (DELF)

Ministère de l’Education Nationale (MEN)

B2

 

Test d'évaluation de français (TEF) (3 indissociable QCM tests + 2 expression tests)

Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris Île-de-France (CCI Paris Île-de-France)

B2

 

 

 

 

German

Prüfung Wirtschaftsdeutsch International (PWD)

Goethe Institut

C1

 

Goethe-Zertifikat

Goethe Institut

B2

 

Zertifikat Deutsch für den Beruf

Goethe Institut

B2

 

Das Kleine Deutsche Sprachdiplom

Goethe-Instituts

C2

 

Das Große Deutsche Sprachdiplom

Goethe-Instituts

C2

 

OSD Zertificat C2 / Wirtschaftssprache Deutsch  (earlierÖsterreichisches Sprachdiplom Wirtschaftssprache Deutsch)

OSD

C2

 

OSD Zertificat B2 (earlier Mittestufe Deutch)

 OSD

B2

 

OSD Zertificat C1 (earlier Oberstufe Deutch)

OSD

C1

 

Deutsches Sprachdiplom (DSD II)

Kultusministerkonferenz Zweite Stufe

C1

 

Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH)

Hochschulrektorenkonferenz

B2 (DSH 1)

 

TestDaF  (Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache)

TestDaF-Institut

TDN3 for each skill

 

 

 

 

Greek

Certificate of Attainment in Greek

Hellenic American Union

Β2

 

 

 

 

Hungarian

ELTE ORIGO Egynyelvu vizsga

ELTE Idegennyelvi Tovabbkepzo kozpont

B2

 

 

 

 

Italian

Certificato di Conoscenza della Lingua Italiana Livello 3 (CELI 3)

Università per Stranieri di Perugia

B2

 

Certificazione di Italiano come Lingua Staniera (CILS)

Universita per Stanieri di Siena

CILS DUE/ B2

 

Certificato di italiano commerciale  - CIC

*The CIC exam is not offered on B2 level.

Università per Stranieri di Perugia

*C1

 

 

 

 

Japanese

Japanese Language proficiency Test

Japan Foundation

Level 2

 

 

 

 

Korean

TOPIK (Test of Proficiency in Korean)

National Institute for International Education (NIIE)

 

Class 4

 

 

 

 

Polish

Egzaminy Certyfikatowe z Języka Polskiego Jako Obcego

(Certification of Proficiency in Polish as a Foreign Language)

BUWiWM

B2

 

State Certificate Examination in Polish as a foreign language

State Commission for the Certification of Proficiency in Polish as a Foreign Language

C2

 

 

 

 

Portuguese

Diploma Intermédio de Português Língua Estrangeira (DIPLE)

Universidade de Lisboa

B2

 

Diploma Avançado de português Língua Estrangeira (DAPLE)

Universidade de Lisboa

C1

 

Diploma Universitário de Português Língua Estrangeira (DUPLE)

Universidade de Lisboa

C2

 

Certificado de Proficiência em Língua Portuguesa para Estrangeiros

(general Brazilian Portuguese)

Ministério da Educação (Brazil)

B2

 

 

 

 

Russian

Test of Russian as Foreign Language – 2  (TORFL /TRKI- 2)

Moscow State University (MGU) Center for International Education & Ministery of Education of Russia

B2

 

Test of Russian as Foreign Language – 3  (TORFL/TRKI - 3)

Moscow State University (MGU) Center for International Education & Ministery of Education of Russia

C1

 

Test of Russian as Foreign Language – 4  (TORFL/TRKI - 4)

Moscow State University (MGU) Center for International Education & Ministery of Education of Russia

C2

 

Русский язык в деловом общении: Level 2-Second Certificate – основной уровень – ОУДО (основной, средний уровень делового общения) (Business Russian)

Moscow State University (MGU) Center for International Education & Ministery of Education of Russia

B2

 

 

 

 

Spanish

Diploma Superior de Español Lengua Extranjera (DSE)

Instituto Cervantes

C2

 

Diploma de Español Lengua Extranjera (DELE)

Instituto Cervantes

B2

 

Certificado de Espanol  lengua y uso (CELU)

Consorcio ELSE

Intermedio

 

 

 

 

Swedish

TISUS

Stockholm University, Department of Swedish Language & Multilingualism

C1

 

 

Folkuniversitetet

B2

 

SWEDEX