Business English Test

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Business English Test


In today’s business environment, a lack of English language skills could have a serious impact on the candidate's employability and competitiveness. The Business English Test allows you to objectively assess a person's ability to understand and communicate in English, especially in a business situation. It evaluates the candidate’s knowledge of English on 3 levels: reading comprehension, vocabulary, and grammar. This test is available in two versions: Business English Test full version and Business English Test 30; a shorter, easier version.


Companies across the world have adopted English as their language for business, be it a large multinationals or start-ups. The Business English Test helps you evaluate a candidate’s written English ability, for roles that demands interaction with international stakeholders.

Selection for Business Schools

English is the most widely learned second language in the world. More and more institutions, particularly business schools, offer courses in English. Therefore it is important for prospective students to be of a good level in the language. Our assessment allows you to objectively shortlist candidates in order to welcome the best students into your school.

Internal mobility

Do your employees struggle to find words when they speak to international clients in English? Business English Test can help you to address this issue by identifying areas for improvement which, in turn, can be used to define specific training programmes.

Target audience: Students, candidates, professionals at all levels
30 questions (Business English Test'30 )
60 questions ( Business English Test)

Business English Test'30 : 25 minutes (timed)
Business English Test : 40 minutes (timed)

English, French, Spanish (Business English Test'30)
English, French, German, Spanish, and Turkish (Business English Test)


  •  Levels Elementary to Proficient (A1 to C2) for Business English Test
  •  Assesses levels Elementary & Primary (A1 to A2) Business English Test'30
  •  Gives an overall score out of 20
  •  Provides solutions to the questions (in the report)

The candidate receives an overall score out of 20 as well as a score for each of the three dimensions:

Reading comprehension: Assesses an individual's capacity to assimilate and understand information from written texts
Vocabulary: Measures the understanding of words, that is essential for  communicating in English in an international work environment
Grammar: A good level of grammar helps in reading, writing, and communicating in English

  •  Overall score out of 20
  •  Graph
  •  Score for each of the dimension: reading comprehension, vocabulary, and grammar
  •  Comments section (this part can be deactivated, if required)

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