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English proficiency testing doesn't have to be stressful

Take the Pelmo English Proficiency Test and prove your English proficiency in 90 minutes or less.

  • Valid for 2 years
  • Buy now and take anytime
  • Student support included
  • Online test, take it anywhere in the world at any time
  • After purchase you will receive a unique test link to your email
Only availible on Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome
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Not sure if your school accepts PELMO? Tell us the name of the school and we’ll let you know:

Pelmo truly proves my English speaking abilities.

- Analia from Spain

Sending Scores To Colleges and Universities

We will happily send your final score to any institutions free of charge.


When you take PELMO, you get to choose which questions you answer in Section II. This will help you to clearly demonstrate your English language reading and writing skills.

Student Support

At PELMO we are always here to help. If you want to talk to a PELMO English Trainer before starting your test, just email us. We will help you to begin thinking in English before you begin your test!

Stress Free

At PELMO, we understand how stressful standardized tests can be. That is why we designed the test to help you relax so you can demonstrate your English skills to the best of your ability.


PELMO is dedicated to providing you with the most accurate English proficiency evaluation so that you can start your college or university program as soon as possible.

Unique Test Structure

The test has two sections. Section I: Speaking, Listening and Grammar; Section II: Reading and Writing. Each section is just 45 minutes. In less than 90 minutes, the test is completed. And in less than 48 hours, you will receive your results.

Want to warm up your English before taking the test and ask us any last minute questions, give us a call!

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Test Structure

Identity verification

Before your test begins you will be asked to take a picture of yourself with and without your ID using your web camera. This is to validate your identity.


Speaking and listening

Section A: 18 Questions, Participants will be asked to read statements or repeat content of audio clips

Section B: 3 Questions, Participants will speak for one minute on a provided topic. They have 90 seconds to prepare, and there are guided sub-questions to help participants to speak for the full minute

Section C: 34 Questions, Participants will be asked to fill in the blank, choose the correct answer via multiple choice, and identify the grammatically correct sentence.

Section D: 16 Questions, Listen to the recording and answer the multiple choice questions. Participants can take notes while they listen.


Reading and writing

Section A: Participants read a short article (they can choose from 2 articles) and then write a response to the article. They have 25 minutes for the reading and the writing. Participants are encouraged to use language different from that in the article in order to achieve the highest score possible.

Section B: Participants must write a response to a question (they can choose from three different questions). They have 20 minutes to plan and write a response.

Total test time is 90 minutes.

You can prove your English proficiency in 90 minutes or less from now.

Only availible on Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome

Still not sure if you are ready? Try our free practice test:

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Only availible on Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome

How does it work?


Purchase the test


Receive test link

An email will be sent to you with a secure test link 24 hours after purchase of the test.


Do the test when you are ready

You can choose to complete the test at any time after you receive the link.


Tell us where you want your results sent

We will send your test results to schools within 48 hours for free.