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Chinese Proficiency Test(HSK) / HSK Speaking Test(HSKK) / Youth Chinese Test(YCT) 汉语水平考试/汉语水平口语考试/中小学生汉语水平考试

HSK is an internatioanl standardized Chinese language test to measure the ability of non-native Chinese speakers to communicate in Chinese in daily lives,academic and working settings.

HSK comprises of six levels from HSK-Level 1 to HSK-Level 6.

HSKK can be divided into three levels of HSKK(Basic),HSKK(Intermediate) and HSKK(Advanced),and the candidates' on-site performance will be recorded. 

All belows are available on the

Chinese Proficiency Test Syllabus《新汉语水平考试大纲》

Official Examination Papers of HSK and HSKK《新汉语水平考试真题集》和《汉语水平口语考试真题集》

Bulletin of HSK and HSKK《HSK和HSKK考生手册》

Online Mock Test 在线模拟考试 

***2018 Spring HSK YCT HSKK***


The HSK is an international standardized exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency. It assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives.


  Registration zone:    Room 603, Welsh Humanities Office Building, 1620 College Street, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA

  Registration date:    01/24/2018 - 02/20/2018, from Monday to Friday 9:30AM-11:30AM,  2:30PM-5:00PM

  Registration photo:  recent two-inch bareheaded, full-face, white background photo×2(with name and ID on the back)


1) HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test)     Test Time:  03/24/2018

  Six levels test of HSK will be held: Level1, Level2, Level3, Level4 ,Level5, Level6

  Registration fee: Level1:$10;  Level2:$15;  Level3:$20;  Level4: $25;  Level5: $30; Level6: $35


2) HSKK (HSK Speaking Test)          Test Time: 03/24/2018

  Three levels test of HSKK will be held: Beginner Level, Intermediate Level, Advanced Level

  Registration fee:     Beginner Level:$10;   Intermediate Level:$15;     Advanced Level:$20


3) YCT (Youth Chinese Test)         Test Time: 03/24/2018

  Four levels test of YCT will be held:    YCT Level1,   YCT Level2,   YCT Level3,   YCT Level4

  Registration fee:     YCT Level1:$5; YCT Level2:$7.5;  YCT Level3:$10, YCT Level4:$12.5


  YCT Speaking Test:   Beginner Level: $7.5;  Intermediate Level: $7.5




For further information please contact Dr. Min Lan at



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