Korean Placement Test
Updated April 2023
Students seeking to demonstrate proﬁciency through examination or seeking placement based on prior study must take these exams when oﬀered in the fall. Please note that the placement test is only available for the fall semester.
Placement Exam Dates for Fall 2023
- Monday, July 3 at 9:00 am until Monday, July 31 at 12 noon
The Korean test includes three components:
*Note: Students who completed the online placement test and writing test will be scheduled for an interview via Zoom and will be notified by email.
If you cannot take the Oral/Writing Test, please contact the language coordinator prior to that date. Questions regarding the examinations or courses can be addressed to the Program Coordinator, Seungja Choi.
Further information about placement testing and the use of placement scores at Yale can be found here.
General Information for Online Testing
Dates for Online Testing
Placement Tests for Fall 2023 Semester: Monday, July 3 at 9:00 am (EDT) through Monday, July 31 at 12:00 pm noon (EDT).
Unless otherwise noted, placement results are provided in one of the following ways: 1) shown on-screen upon completion of the test, 2) posted to Canvas prior to the start of the semester, or 3) distributed by faculty from the department.
Technical Requirements for Online Testing
Live support for Lingco is available during regular business hours through the chat icon in the bottom right corner of the screen.
If you still have problems accessing the test after contacting Lingco, please complete the Placement Test Support Form to request help. Technical support for online tests is available during all Yale workdays. On weekends and holidays, you may expect a response on the next workday. For a list of Official Yale Holidays, check the online calendar.
After checking that your computer meets the technical requirements above, click the test link below (if you log in outside the stated test dates, the test may be unavailable).