For candidates who take HSK1 or HSK2 written tests only, do NOT take speaking tests
HSK1 - 33磅/pounds
HSK2 - 46磅/pounds
For candidates who take both HSK(1-2) written tests and speaking tests
HSK1 + HSKK Basic - 50镑/pounds
HSK2 + HSKK Basic - 60镑/pounds
HSK(3-6) candidates need to take both written test and speaking test
HSK3 + HSKK Basic – 70镑/pounds
HSK4 + HSKK Intermedia – 90镑/pounds
HSK5 + HSKK Advanced – 110镑/pounds
HSK6 + HSKK Advanced – 120镑/pounds
Please submit one passport size photo, taken within 3-6 months before the test(for HSK3-6 candidates only, YCT candidates and HSK1-2 are not required to submit a photo)
YCT1 - 20镑/pounds
YCT2 - 26镑/pounds
YCT3 - 39镑/pounds
YCT4 - 46镑/pounds
Payments to be made to:
Reading Chinese School
Bank: Lloyds Bank
Sort Code: 30-96-96
Account Number: 01402495
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YCT consists of two independent parts: written test and oral test.
The written test is made up of four levels from YCT Level 1 to Level 4.
YCT Level 1: for children who have mastered a vocabulary of about 80. Passed examinees can understand and use very basic Chinese words and sentences, and able to study further Chinese.
YCT Level 2: for children who have mastered a vocabulary of about 150. Passed examinees can understand and use very basic Chinese words and sentences, capable of very basic communication needs.
YCT Level 3: for children who have mastered a vocabulary of about 300. Passed examinees can produce simple and direct communication of their familiar day to day topic, reach the primary merit level of Chinese.
YCT Level 4: for children who have mastered a vocabulary of about 600 and above. Passed examinees can carry out basic communication tasks of life, study and work. They can answer most communication tasks during a travel in China.
The oral test includes YCT-Speaking (Basic) and YCT-Speaking (Intermediate).
The New HSK comprises six levels from HSK-Level 1 to HSK-Level 6:
HSK test information
The table shows the level of vocabulary expected, test duration and score:
Some good resources for exam prep:
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