HSK course (Chinese Proficiency Test) Level 1-6                      

WGC Language and Tuition Centre is an official sub-test centre for the Chinese Proficiency Tests.

The HSK course is designed to improve non-native or native speaker’s Chinese language proficiency from beginners to advanced Level (divided in levels 1-6). Our HSK course follows an internationally recognised standard and well-designed textbook, to improve students’ Chinese language competence. the HSK exam result can be used to apply for Confucius Institute Scholarship (CIS). It is also accepted by universities in China as proof of Chinese proficiency. The HSK tests include writing, listening and reading skills.

The HSK course also include speaking part to prepare students for the Hanyu Shuiping Kouyu Kaoshi (HSKK), which is the oral exam and focuses on oral capability. The HSKK is divided into three different levels: Elementary, Intermediate, and Advanced.
We also offer YCT (Youth Chinese Test) and BCT (Business Chinese Test) courses and exams. Please contact us for further details.

Need help preparing for the exams? We offer a range of classes to he


lp you prepare for the HSK and HSKK exams.


HSK Exam Duration, Vocabulary and Score

Level Duration Vocabulary(words) Total Score Passing Score
HSK Level 1 40 minutes 150 200 120
HSK Level 2 55 minutes 300 200 120
HSK Level 3 90 minutes 600 300 180
HSK Level 4 105 minutes 1200 300 180
HSK Level 5 125 minutes 2500 300 180
HSK Level 6 140 minutes 5000 300 180

(download the HSK papers and vocabulary)

HSKK (oral) Exam Duration and Score

Level Duration Total Score Passing Score
HSKK Elementary 17 minutes 100 60
HSKK Intermediate 21 Minutes 100 60
HSKK Advanced 25 minutes 100 60

(download the HSKK papers)

Chinese Scholarships and HSK Exam

Confucius Institute Scholarship applicants must present good HSK and HSKK exam results. Detailed requirements (September 2014) as below:

Scholarship types  HSK HSKK
MA in International Education Level 5, score 180+ Intermediate level, score 60+
One year scholarship Level 3, score 180+ Elementary level, score 60+
One term scholarship Level 2, score 120+ Elementary level, score 60+