An English student using the EnglishScore app to test their level of English

The easy way to test your skills

Join millions of people around the world and take the EnglishScore test to check your English ability and improve your score, in just 40 minutes. You can check your level, share your results with friends or purchase a certificate.

Why take EnglishScore?

EnglishScore is a quick and accurate test of your English level. The test assesses your proficiency in grammar, vocabulary, reading and listening and can be used for self-improvement, to prove your level to an employer or to prepare for a test such as IELTS.

How EnglishScore works

  • Download the app - you will need an Android phone with a working camera and microphone.
  • Take a free test in under 40 minutes.
  • Get your score immediately.  

About the EnglishScore test

The test provides a percentage score for each of the four skills. It assesses your level between A2 (Elementary) and C1 (Advanced) on the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

After you have completed the test, you can:

  • access your results in an interactive explorer
  • purchase a certificate to share your achievement
  • upload your certificate to LinkedIn or share a copy with your employer
  • check your progress as you prepare for an exam
  • explore further courses using personalised learning recommendations.

Getting value from your test

You will have the opportunity to purchase a certificate to prove your level to an employer.

Based on your results, the EnglishScore test will also recommend British Council courses, so you can further develop your English skills.