I. About Test
Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)
The Chinese proficiency Test (HSK) is a series of tests which aim to assess the non-native
speakers’ capabilities of applying Chinese language in study, life and work. It consists
of HSK Levels 1-6. At present there are 161 test centers in 38 countries. The Confucius
Institute at the University of Memphis (CIUM) is the only test center in Tenessee.
Please click here to access the HSK registration form.
Business Chinese Test (BCT)
Business Chinese Test (BCT for short) is a state-level standardized test designed
to assess the Chinese proficiency of non-native speakers engaged in business activities.
BCT is developed by Peking University under the entrustment of Office of Chinese Language
Council International (Hanban for short). Youth Chinese Test (YCT).
Youth Chinese Test, known as YCT, is an international Chinese test examining non-native
primary and secondary school students' capability in applying Chinese language in
their studies, personal lives, and work. It is chiefly patterned to target the non-native
speakers, specifically, to activate their enthusiasm in learning Chinese, improve
communication skills in Chinese, foster a sense of language as well as Chinese thinking
mentality, and in the course of time to increase confidence and obtain a sense of
honor in learning the language.
III. Test Registration
Registration can be completed at Hanban website and/or at the office of CIUM.The deadline for registration is 28 days before each of the test dates. Inquiries about the tests will be welcomed in any of the manners, such as, by email,
by phone, and/or by drop-in.
Please click the Following website for Test Registration online :
Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis
Address: Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis (CIUM), 11th Floor John
S. Wilder Tower, Memphis, TN 38152
Professor Yiping Yang