Optional exams are offered at the Confucius Institute in Auckland to motivate students and to assess their progress. Please find the dates and registration information of the examinations in 2019.
The calendar of the examinations in 2019
|Exam Dates||Exams||Deadline for|
|Dates of results|
|Online registration||Online Payment|
|HSK Speaking||24 February 2019||23 April 2019||Register NOW||Payment link|
|14 April 2019||HSK Level 1-6||18 March 2019||14 May 2019||Register NOW||Payment link|
|17 August 2019|
YCT Level 1-4
|21 July 2019||17 September 2019||Register NOW||Payment link|
|18 August 2019|
BCT Levels A-B
|22 July 2019||18|
|Register NOW||Payment link|
|13 October 2019||HSK Level 1-6||16 September 2019||13 November 2019||Register NOW||Payment link|
|17 November 2019||YCT Level 1-4||21 October 2019||17 December 2019||Register NOW||Payment link|
* Click the links on the right columns above for online registration and payment.
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 (Note these are two separate processes):
Step 1. Registration: Register at the Chinese Test website: www.chinesetest.cn.
Step 2. Payment: Make the online payment. (Click the links below for online payment).
The fees charged for each examination
|Exam types and levels||Fee (GST included)|
|HSK, Level 1 & 2||NZ $35|
|HSK, Level 3 & 4||NZ $55|
|HSK, Level 5 & 6||NZ $75|
|HSK Speaking, Beginner||NZ $35|
|HSK Speaking, Intermediate||NZ $55|
|HSK Speaking, Advanced||NZ $75|
|YCT, Level 1-3||NZ $20|
|YCT, Level 4||NZ $30|
|BCT (A), Listening,Reading & Writing||NZ $70|
|BCT (B), Listening,Reading& Writing||NZ $100|
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.
BCT exam results and certificates will be available online at www.chinesetest.cn a month after the exam.