Business English Test is a test designed to measure the English Language proficiency of non-native speakers of English who use the language in international business contexts. The test assesses the four language skills – listening, reading, speaking and writing- needed in international business situations, in the form of a paper-end-pencil test
Part I – Describing photographs
Part II – Finding appropriate responses to questions and statements
Part III – Understanding Short Conversations
Part IV – Understanding Short Talks
The interview measures general oral language proficiency including comprehension as well as production. The oral interaction may involve expressing opinions and attitudes, giving comments, reasons, and clarifications, stating confirmation, requirements, and justifications, etc.
Usage and Reading Comprehension
Part I – Usage and Vocabulary : (A). Completing sentences with missing words or phrases; (B) Completing texts with missing words or phrases
Part II – Reading Comprehension, 48 comprehension questions based on reading texts on various topics
The Essay writing measures the ability to write in standard written English on an assigned business-related topic. The skills tested included generating and organizing ideas, supporting the ideas with details (examples, illustrations, and evidence), as well as using writing devices and mechanics to make the flow of ideas run smoothly.
Scoring and Results
Results can be obtained within 3 working days in Jakarta and Bogor (one day at Pengadegan Branch). Results is valid for one year. Test taker receives a certificates and one duplicate.