Prospective Int’l Students preparing for September Session [Fall-2020] take note of language testing
options currently accepted by schools in Canada
Canadian Academic English Language [CAEL] - https://www.cael.ca
- Accepted by over 180 universities and colleges across Canada
- Test results within 8 business days
- Available in India, Philippines, UAE, and in most of Canada by early June..
Cambridge Assessment English [CAE] - https://www.cambridgeenglish.org
- Accepted by over 200 schools in Canada including nearly all public universities.
- Test results within 2-3 weeks for computer-based, 4-6 weeks for paper-based
- C1 Advanced and C2 Proficiency certificates are valid for life
Duolingo English Test - https://englishtest.duolingo.com
- Accepted by over 140 Schools in Canada
- Test Completion time is 1hour
- Test Results in 2 days
IELTS Indicator - https://www.ieltsindicator.com
- Collaborated effort by IDP Education, the British Council, and Cambridge Assessment English.
- accepted by some 400 Canadian universities and colleges.
- Results are available after 13 days for paper-based tests and within 5-7 days for computer-based tests
- IRCC accepts both paper-based as well as computer-delivered IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training test results.
Pearson Test of English [PTE] - https://tinyurl.com/y9lc3nm6
- Accepted by 90 per cent of Canada’s universities and colleges.
- Available in over 10 countries including most parts of India
- Home based testing via Versant with immediate results
Other commonly known test types are:
- IELTS Academic [International English Language Testing System
- TOEFL [Test of English as a Foreign Language]
- CELPIP [Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program]