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What is the Dynamic Placement Test?

Online placement test for English

Quick to set up, easy to run — and it gives results in just 30 minutes. The Dynamic Placement Test takes the hard work out of determining each test taker's CEFR level. The results are delivered to you online, with a fine-tuned numeric score. It's instant. It's accurate. It's reliable.

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The only qualified online placement test that can be completed with mobile, with instant result delivered

Why choose the Dynamic Placement Test?

Start this online English test with any device, anywhere, anytime

Instant

Use your computers, or the test taker’s own device. Test them in the lab, or at home. Online or offline.

telc - EU's leading language testing specialist is the content provider of the Dynamic Placement Test

Accurate

Devised, written and maintained by telc, the EU's leading language testing specialist — trusted since 1975.

The customer support team of ClarityEnglish is highly reliable

Reliable

And it comes with reliable, consistent support. Our team is there to help you, every step of the way.

Our clients

Not only is the test instant, accurate and reliable, it's also affordable. Our clients use the test for a variety of purposes, including testing incoming students pre- or post-arrival, assigning learners to specific courses, and filtering job applicants based on their English.

Université d’Orléans
EU HOPES Project
Abu Dhabi Knowledge Group
British Council
Tutors in China

Dynamic Placement Test Blog

How to assess a test

MARCH, 2021

In this post, Andrew Stokes suggests ten questions you should ask yourself when selecting a placement test.

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Inclusivity in placement testing: Adapting to special needs

Inclusivity in placement testing: Adapting to special needs

FEBRUARY, 2021

Katie Stokes looks at how test creators are failing to take advantage of the opportunities that technology offers in testing — and the consequences this has for students with special needs.

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The English filter: DPT for recruitment

NOVEMBER, 2020

Is there an efficient, secure, and accurate approach to online English testing for recruitment? Read a successful case study.

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How do job applicants view the Dynamic Placement Test?

SEPTEMBER, 2020

Henry Woo took the Dynamic Placement Test as part of his job interview with ClarityEnglish. He reflects on the experience.

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Do students prefer digital or paper-based tests?

Do students prefer digital or paper-based tests?

JULY, 2020

Universitas Indonesia has adopted the Dynamic Placement Test. Read students' reactions to their first experience of digital testing.

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