Chinese Language Tests


Copenhagen Business Confucius Institute (CBCI) at Copenhagen Business School is one of the official testing centers around the world where people can take the Chinese language tests (HSK, HSKK, YCT and BCT) listed below.

The tests are organized by National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language ("Hanban"), the People’s Republic of China.

Students who plan to apply for admissions to bachelor's programs in Chinese universities and/or apply for bachelor's scholarships in China are required to pass HSK Level 4.

For a detailed description of the contents of the tests, please visit:
http://www.chinesetest.cn/gosign.do?id=1&lid=0
 

For test regulation and instruction, please click here (it is highly recommended that you read this if you take a test for the first time).

 

HSK – "Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi", which is the Chinese Proficiency Test

Useful instructions can be found on the following page (where you can take an online practice test as well):

http://www.chinaeducenter.com/en/exams.php

Practice tests can also be taken at Chinese Testing International's homepage:

http://www.chinesetest.cn/gosimexam.do

HSK vocabulary lists (level 1 - level 4):
http://zhengwen.chinese.cn/hsk.jsp

HSK testing address:

Solbjerg Plads 3
2000 Frederiksberg
 

HSK testing dates in 2014:

April 12th (Saturday)
September 14th (Sunday)

Detailed HSK-schedule in 2014:

Testing date Level Time Room number Registration and payment deadline
April 12 1 13:30 - 14:10 SP 112 March 15
2 13:15 - 14:15 SP 207
3 13:00 - 14:30 SP 208
4 09:30 - 11:15 SP 208
5 09:30 - 11:35 SP 207
6 09:30 - 11:50 SP 112

Testing date Level Time Room number Registration and payment deadline
September 14 1 13:30 - 14:10 SP August 17
2 13:15 - 14:15 SP
3 13:00 - 14:30 SP
4 09:30 - 11:15 SP
5 09:30 - 11:35 SP
6 09:30 - 11:50 SP

Registration and payment

You can register for one or more levels at a time as long as the testing times do not overlap each other. Please make your registration(s) directly at http://www.chinesetest.cn/ and select CBCI as your testing place. You can choose to submit an e-photo of yourself online when registering. In case you are not able to do it yourself, please send an e-photo to jyz.int@cbs.dk or post 2 of your passport-size photos with your name on their back sides to our testing center at CBS. The postal address is:

Chinese Language Testing Center
Copenhagen Business Confucius Institute
Copenhagen Business School
Porcelaenshaven 24, 4. sal
2000 Frederiksberg

Please note that a registration is only valid upon receipt of payment. Your registration will be automatically canceled in case we do not receive your payment by the registration and payment deadline.

Fee schedule:

Payment is composed of registration fee and testing fee (please read explanations below).

HSK registration fee: 100 DKK (to cover postage, processing and other service costs)

Testing fees for different levels:
 

Level of test Duration of test Testing fee
HSK Level 1 40 min. 150 DKK
HSK Level 2 60 min. 250 DKK
HSK Level 3 90 min. 350 DKK
HSK Level 4 105 min. 450 DKK
HSK Level 5 125 min. 550 DKK
HSK Level 6 140 min. 700 DKK

The registration fee is an one-time fee, which means that you only need to pay the registration fee once regardless of how many levels you choose to take. Ex. if you want to take both HSK Level 1 and HSK Level 2, then you need to pay 100 DKK (registration fee) + 150 DKK (testing fee for HSK Level 1) + 250 DKK (testing fee for HSK Level 2) = total 500 DKK.

Please pay your registration fee plus testing fee(s) to Copenhagen Business Confucius Institute's account at CBS:

Danske Bank
Reg.no.: 3001
Account: 10292786
SWIFT: DABADKKK
IBAN: DK3630000010292786

Please verify the correctness of the information you fill out on the registration website, because no changes to such information are allowed to be made after the registration deadline.

Please save your admission ticket after each test. The ticket is used to check your score 30 days after the testing day. Please go to the following page to check your score(s):
http://www.chinesetest.cn/goquery.do

HSKK – "Hanyu Shuiping Kouyu Kaoshi", which is the Chinese Oral Proficiency Test (not offered in 2014)
 
YCT – Youth Chinese Test

Youth Chinese Test, forkortet som YCT, er en kinesisk sprogprøve rettet mod folkeskole- og gymnasieelever, som lærer kinesisk som fremmedsprog. Hovedformålet med prøven er at vække elevens interesse for at lære kinesisk, at etablere kommunikation, og at få en forståelse for sproget såvel som kinesisk mentalitet.

Den skriftlige YCT prøve består af 4 niveauer. Nedenstående skema viser hvor stort et ordforråd man skal have og hvor længe man skal have lært kinesisk for at kunne bestå de enkelte niveauer: 

Niveau (Skriftlig YCT) Ordforråd Antal år/måneder eleven har lært kinesisk
YCT 1 80 3 måneder (2 - 3 undervisningstimer per uge)
YCT 2 150 1/2 skoleår (2 - 3 undervisningstimer per uge)
YCT 3 300 1 skoleår (2 - 3 undervisningstimer per uge)
YCT 4 600 længere end 1 skoleår (2 - 3 undervisningstimer per uge)

For at finde ud af hvilket niveau der passer til en, kan man tage en prøvetest på http://www.chinesetest.cn .Vælge sprog i højre øvre hjørne og klik på ”Practice” i sidens højre side. Vælg derefter et YCT niveau for at tage en prøvetest.

Følgende skema viser prøvegebyr og varighed for de enkelte niveauer af den skriftlige YCT prøve:

YCT niveau Prøvegebyr (DKK) Varighed (min.)
Niveau 1 100 35
Niveau 2 200 50 
Niveau 3 300 60 
Niveau 4 400 85

Skoler, som gerne vil arrangere YCT prøver, bedes kontakte koordinator Jessica Zhou på jyz.int@cbs.dk

De officielle YCT prøvedator i 2014:

Marts 22
Maj 24
August 23
November 15

Hvis det ikke er muligt at afholde YCT prøver på ovennævnte datoer, skal der vælges en prøvedato, som ligger så tæt på en af de officielle datoer som muligt.

Tilmelding og betaling af prøvegebyr skal ske senest 40 dage inden prøvedato.

Gebyr betales på følgende bankkonto:

Københavns Business Konfucius Instituttets bankkonto på CBS:

Danske Bank,
Reg.nr.: 3001,
Konto: 10292786

Har vi ikke din betaling ved deadline, bliver din tilmelding til prøven automatisk annulleret.

YCT adgangsbilletten og et legitimationskort skal medbringes til prøven. Gem adgangsbilletten efter prøven. Billetten bruges til at tjekke karakter på: http://www.chinesetest.cn/goquery.do
 

BCT – Business Chinese Test (not offered in 2014).

Other practice tests can be found at Chinese Testing International's website:

http://www.chinesetest.cn/godownload.do

Contact Person:    

Jessica Zhou  
Chinese Language Testing Center
Copenhagen Business Confucius Institute
Copenhagen Business School
Porcelaenshaven 24, 4. sal
2000 Frederiksberg 
E-mail: jyz.int@cbs.dk, Tel: (+45) 3815 2454

Cancellation:

You can cancel your registration. If you cancel it latest on the registration deadline day, you will get a full refund. If you cancel it after the registration deadline and latest 10 days before the testing day, you will only receive a 50% refund. After that, you will not get any refund.

The page was last edited by: Department of International Economics and Management // 02/07/2014