Certificates and Exams

Certificates and Exams

World Languages at Coventry University is an approved examination centre for several international language qualifications. We also have preparation courses to help you get ready for the exams. Whether you need an exam to live, work or study abroad, or just to prove your level, you can take it here in Coventry.

We are an approved centre for qualifications issued by the following external bodies:

  • Mandarin: HSK (via the Confucius Institute)
  • British Sign Language: Signature BSL

Benefits of taking an accredited exam

All our exams:

  • Help international mobility – for work or study
  • Are recognised internationally
  • Can be used for residency, work permits and university entry


Fees for exams are paid to the relevant examination agency and are non-refundable. Please note that it is not possible to refund exam fees once we have received your declaration of entry for the exam.

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