About the English EmSAT Exam

How long will the exam take?

The exam will take about 135 minutes to complete.

How many questions are there?

There are 110 questions plus one writing prompt.

What is on the EmSAT Exam?

The EmSAT tests grammar, vocabulary, reading, and writing skills. 

What types of questions are there?

Multiple choice, drag and drop, ordering words to make a sentence, ordering sentences to make a paragraph and writing.


What score do I need to go to university?

Each university has its own rules about what minimum EmSAT score you need for entry. See the chart for examples.



How do I know what my CEFR level is?

Your EmSAT score shows your overall level of English.
Use the table to see the equivalent CEFR scores.

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