The Turkish Proficiency Exam

The Language Testing Centre at St Petersburg University, together with Istanbul University, conducts Turkish Proficiency exams.

The Turkish Proficiency Exam is an international test designed to assess the language proficiency of individuals learning Turkish as a foreign language. It is recognised by some of the leading associations of language testers in Europe. The Turkish Proficiency Exam facilitates the enrolment / admission of foreign students to Turkish educational institutions. A Turkish Proficiency Certificate confirms the level of language competence in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It is necessary for those who study Turkish as a foreign language, as well as those who want to know how well they speak Turkish.

Not only the University students and staff, but everyone can take the Turkish Proficiency Exam at the Language Testing Centre at St Petersburg University.

Book an exam

To register for the Turkish Proficiency Exam you will need to contact us by phone: +7 (812) 325-11-24 or by email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Your email should include the following information about you: full name in Russian and in the Latin transliteration; telephone number; birth date; and the test level.

Exam fees

The Turkish Proficiency Exam fee for the University students and staff is 7,500 roubles; and 8,500 roubles for all others.

Exam preparation materials

Exam preparation materials are available here

St Petersburg University By-laws

Order No 11109/1 of 13 November 2018 ‘Ob ustanovlenii razmera platy za okazaniye uslug po provedeniyu ekzamenov The Turkish Proficiency Exam v 2018 godu’