2021_Exam Dates


Register an Exam

International recognized Chinese language exams are offered at the Confucius Institute in Auckland to motivate students and to assess their progress. Please find the dates of the examinations in 2021. The registration will be open accordingly.
Exams Exam Dates Deadline for
Dates of results
announced online
Online registration Online Payment
HSK Level 1-6 10 Apr 2021 14 Mar 17 May Closed Closed
HSK Speaking 15 May 2021 18 Apr 15 June Closed Closed
YCT Level 1-4 21 Aug 2021 25 June cancelled Closed Closed
CTCSOL (written) 25 Sept 2021 31 Aug Full Closed
HSK Level 1-6 17 Oct 2021 20 Sept cancelled Closed Closed
YCT Level 1-4 14 Nov 2021 18 Oct 14 Dec Register Pay
HSK Level 1-6 5 Dec 2021 8 Nov 5 Jan 2022 Register Pay

* Click the links on the right columns above for online registration and payment when they are available.

The Confucius Institute has organised exams for Chinese language learners in New Zealand for over ten years.

The Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK), Young Learners’ Chinese Test (YCT) and Business Chinese Test (BCT) are internationally recognised, standardised Chinese exams.

The HSK is an international exam for non-native speakers which assesses proficiency in Chinese Language and Culture. It is offered twice a year at the Confucius Institute in Auckland and has written and oral components.


Exam Registration & Payment in TWO steps:


Step 2. Payment: Make the online payment. (Click the links above for online payment).

The fees charged for each examination

Exam types and levels Fee (GST included) Processing Fee
HSK, Level 1 & 2 NZ $35 NZ $15
HSK, Level 3 & 4 NZ $55 NZ $15
HSK, Level 5 & 6 NZ $75 NZ $15
HSK Speaking, Beginner NZ $35 NZ $15
HSK Speaking, Intermediate NZ $55 NZ $15
HSK Speaking, Advanced NZ $75 NZ $15
YCT, Level 1-3 NZ $20 NZ $10
YCT, Level 4 NZ $30 NZ $10
BCT (A), Listening,Reading & Writing NZ $70 NZ $15
BCT (B), Listening,Reading& Writing NZ $100 NZ $15
  • An extra Processing Fee would be added to each exam charge from 1st July 2021.

Exam results and certificates

HSK/YCT/HSKK exam results will be available online at www.chinesetest.cn a month after the exam and the certificates will be posted out 2 months after the exam.

* Any Inquiries please contact CI exam coordinator by Email exam@ci.ac.nz.




Physical Address:
The University of Auckland
Pembridge House
31 Princes Street
Auckland Central 1010

Phone: +64 9 923 9955
Email: info@ci.ac.nz

Postal Address:
Confucius Institute in Auckland
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142, New Zealand