CELPIP (Canada’s leading English language test) is an English language Proficiency Test made by the Canadian Government for the people who want to go to Canada for Study and Work purposes. CELPIP is accepted by a number of governments, professional organizations, universities, colleges, and employers as proof of acceptance by a number of governments, professional organizations, universities, colleges, and employers as proof of English language proficiency.
CELPIP provides a valid and reliable measurement of a test taker’s English abilities in a variety of everyday situations, such as communicating with co-workers and superiors in the workplace, interacting with friends, understanding newscasts, and interpreting and responding to written materials.
TYPE/Versions of CELPIP Test:
1. CELPIP-General Test.
2.CELPIP-General LS Test.
The CELPIP-General Test assesses functional Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking skills, and is accepted by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) as proof of English language proficiency for permanent residency in Canada. Other organizations that accept the CELPIP-General Test include the Real Estate Council of British Columbia (RECBC) and Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC).
CELPIP-General LS Test:
The CELPIP-General LS Test assesses functional Listening and Speaking proficiency and is accepted by IRCC as proof of English language proficiency for Canadian citizenship.
CELPIP TEST FAQs
What is the passing score in CELPIP Test?
Each component of the test is given a CELPIP Level and there is no pass or fail. It is recommended that you contact the institution to which you are applying about their English language requirements.
How much time do the CELPIP Test tests take?
For information on test format, visit this page.
How much does the CELPIP test cost?
For information on test fees, visit the Official Website.
Can I use notepaper during the CELPIP test?
Paper will be supplied to you at the test center for any notes you may wish to write down. This paper must be returned to the Test Centre Supervisor at the end of the test. You may not bring any other paper into the test room.
How long are CELPIP scores valid?
CELPIP will make your scores available to you for 2 years from the date of the test. The length of time that your scores are considered valid by various institutions, however, is determined by their individual policies. You can obtain this information from these institutions.
How soon can I retake the CELPIP test?
You may register for more than one Test Session only if all Test Sessions are at least thirty (30) calendar days apart from each other. Test Session registrations that violate this rule are subject to cancellation by Paragon.
CELPIP Test Centre Location in India
CELPIP Test Centre Location in India (as of 1st December 2018 ): Chandigarh, India
According to CELPIP’s Official website, there is only one Test center location in India and that is Chandigarh, So those people who want to take CELPIP Test can register for the test online and take the CELPIP Test only in Chandigarh.