Schedule for Chinese Language Tests of Confucius Institute Headquarters(Hanban) in 2009
[ Date of issue] Dec 31, 2009
Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) 9 examinations both in China and abroad : Mar 15 (Sunday), Apr 18 (Saturday), May 17 (Sunday), Jun 21 (Sunday), Jul 25 (Saturday), Sep 6 (Sunday), Oct 18 (Sunday), Nov 8 (Sunday), Dec 13 (Sunday).
Business Chinese Test (BCT) 4 examinations in China: Apr 12 (Sunday), Jun 6 (Saturday), Oct 10 (Saturday), Dec 5 (Saturday). 6 examinations abroad: Jan 17 (Saturday), Mar 21 (Saturday), May 23 (Saturday), Jul 11 (Saturday), Aug 29 (Saturday), Nov 14 (Saturday).
Youth Chinese Test (YCT, fomer Young Learners Chinese Test) 6 examinations both in China and abroad : Feb 28 (Saturday), May 23 (Saturday), Jun 27 (Saturday), Aug 22 (Saturday), Oct 24 (Saturday), Nov 21 (Saturday).
Candidates for each examination should apply at test sites in their respective countries one month ahead of schedule. Individual test sites should submit application results to the Chinese Exam International Test Centre (Hankao Guoji) two weeks before the exam. Pay attention to information issued on the Hanban website for more information.
Individual test sites should choose test times best suited to local needs, and submit the chosen test time to the Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban before Dec 20, 2008.