Why Skills for language

Skillsforlanguage is committed to developing and delivering high-quality, internationally recognised language exams that enhance the lifeeducation and career opportunities  of individuals worldwide.

We offer a full range of language exams delivered in a wide variety of ways to make the entire process more accessible and tailored to the needs of individual candidates. As a member of the PeopleCert Group, the global leader in the certification industry, Skillsforlanguage is part of a team that delivers millions of exams in many subjects in over 200 countries.


Skills for language offers high-stakes exams that are officially recognised by an ever-growing number of Higher Education Institutions, organisations and government bodies in the UK and internationally.

Skillsforlanguage is regulated by Ofqual and Qualification Wales and is a Home Office approved provider of SELT exams for UK Visas & Immigration.

Exam quality

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of high-quality English language exams at all CEFR levels for candidates looking to live, work or study in English speaking environments.

Our proprietary, cutting edge exams administration technologies and systems are tailor-made to specific exam requirements and used in the delivery of all Skillsforlanguage exams, as well as those offered in collaboration with our partners.

Exam flexibility

We recognise the importance of flexibility during the exam process:

  • Exams are available on-demand and tailored to individual schedules
  • Variety of exam delivery methods; paper-based, computer-based and Online with remote, live invigilation
  • Simple, fast and straight-forward exam process from scheduling to results
  • Great exam availability worldwide

Innovation in language testing

Based on PeopleCert’s proprietary, award-winning technology, Skillforlanguage Online exams with remote, live invigilation provide a secure and reliable way for candidates of all ages to take high-stakes exams from their preferred location without having to visit a Test Centre.

The booking system is flexible and tailored to individual schedules, while the whole process is simple and secure with results available in up to 3 business days.

Continuous support

Skillforlanguage supports schools, teachers and learners at every step of the candidate preparation journey.

Support material is provided to help exam preparation and includes:

  • official practice papers
  • handbooks
  • recommended textbooks
  • a series of free interactive webinars developed specifically for teachers