Effat English Placement Test: Linguaskill General Test
Linguaskill General Test or (Linguaskill) is an online,
multi-level test provided by Cambridge Assessment English (UK). It is used by
Effat University as the main English Placement Test to check the English
language skills of its applicants/ students.
Reasons to take the
• If you are applying to Effat University, you will have to
undergo the Linguaskill Test
• The test will provide you with accurate results within 48
• Your results will be aligned to the Common European
Framework of Reference (CEFR), the international standard for describing
• If you are interested in taking the IELTS test,
Linguaskill will accurately identify your comparative IELTS score
Important NoteApplicants can waive the Linguaskill Test if they have a valid iBT or IELTS score.
Applicants should submit the iBT or IELTS Score Report to the Admissions Office.
Linguaskill Test consists of 4 parts:
Reading and Listening
The Reading and Listening test is adaptive. There is no
fixed number of questions. Each question
the candidates answer helps the computer understand their level better. The test ends when the candidate has answered
enough questions for Linguaskill to identify their level accurately.
The Writing tests consists of two tasks. It is 45 minutes in
length. Task one: Candidates are asked
to write an email of about 50 words.
Task two: Candidates are asked to write a letter or a report of at least
The Speaking test is made up of 5 parts. Candidates use the
microphone and headphone to record their answers. It is 15 minutes in length.
Linguaskill Test Instruction
Please check Effat Linguaskill test instructions.
Linguaskill Test Preparation
Please check Effat Linguaskill test preparation.
Math Placement Test
All applicants applying to Effat University will have to take the EU Math Placement Test.
There are four parts, each part measures different skills.
- Art Major applicants are required to take part (1&2).
- Science Major applicants are required to take all 4 parts of the Math Placement Test.
Math Preparation book is available to you after completing the Registration & Payment.
Effat Placement Tests Registration
Visit the Admission Office to register for the test.
Please click here to contact Effat University Admissions office for registration
Placement Test Schedule
Please check Effat University Placement Tests schedule for Spring 2020 Click Here.
|Test||Fees||Test Date||Start Time|
|Linguaskill Test||SAR 400||Monday to Thursday||9:00 AM and 12:30PM|
|MATH Test||SAR 100 for each Part||Sunday||10:00 AM|
Please note that due to COVID19, the Placement Test
Schedule posted is subject to change. Please always check with Admissions for
Placement Test Results
- Linguaskill Score Report will be emailed within 24hr to applicant's email address provided
Math results will be available after 24hrs from the test date. To
receive your MATH score, please visit or contact the Admissions Office