Logo linguaskill


A fast and reliable way to test
the general English language level

Linguaskill is an online adaptive test to assess candidates at any level of language ability in general English,
from below A1 to C2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).
Each candidate gets a report on their Listening and Reading performance as well as
an overall score with the CEFR level and the score on Cambridge English Scale..

Flexible dates on-demand


anytime – anywhere – fast

It has never been as fast and easy as today: take the online test on the date of your choice and in a place that best suits your needs, whether this is at home, at work or at school. It is your choice!

Location independent


remote – convenient- independent

Remote-proctored online exams allow candidates to have more flexibility in taking their exam. They choose their exam dates and time as well as their test location themselves.

Market-relevant skills


required – relecant – recognised

Skills provided by Swiss Exams are required in today’s job market. We provide you with this assessment quickly and efficiently.

Fast & accurate results


fast – authentic – comprehensive

Results for online exams are generated within only 48 hours. Swiss Exams provides fast and accurate results with in-depth reporting you can trust. The authenticity of online tests can be verified by organisations.


Internationally recognised qualifications


recognised – guaranteed – trusted

Skills provided by Swiss Exams are guaranteed by the institutions which designed them. Many institutions and organisations worldwide recognise these skills and trust Swiss Exams as their partner.

Test content

  • The Reading and Listening test takes 60–85 minutes to complete.
  • The Writing test takes 45 minutes to complete.
  • The Speaking test takes 15 minutes to complete.

Choose Linguaskill for :

  • Graduation – Ensure that your students meet course exit requirements.
  • Recruitment – Assess your job applicants quickly and fairly.
  • Training – Use it to measure the outcomes of your English programmes.
Download flyer


Linguaskill Reading, Listening and Language Knowledge
CHF 100.-
Linguaskill Writing
CHF 100.-
Linguaskill Speaking
CHF 100.-
Linguaskill Complete Test
CHF 300.-
Payment upon registration by
Payment card image


Can make use of Linguaskill in a number of ways. On the one hand, they can use Linguaskill as an indicator of language ability in a CV. Alternatively, individuals can use Linguaskill to confirm the assessment of a standard certificate (e.g. First Certificate in English) which may have been obtained sometime in the past. It can also serve as a recommendation to an individual as to which standard exam he or she should prepare for..

Language Training Institutions / Schools

Predominantly use Linguaskill for course placement purposes, general language assessmentas well as for recommendations to students in regard to the preparation for standard exams that lead to a certificated language qualification.

Reading tasks

Read and select

Candidates read a notice, diagram, label, memo or letter containing a short text and choose the sentence or phrase that most closely matches the meaning of the text. There are three possible answers.

Gapped sentences

Candidates read a sentence with a missing word (gap) and choose the correct word to fill the gap. There are four choices for each gap.

Multiple-choice gap-fill

Candidates choose the right word or phrase to fill the gaps in a text. There are four choices for each gap.

Open gap-fill

Candidates read a short text in which there are some missing words (gaps) and write in the missing word in each gap.

Extended reading

Candidates read a longer text and answer a series of multiple-choice questions. The questions are in the same order as the information in the text.

Listening tasks

Listen and select

Candidates listen to a short audio recording and answer a multiple-choice question with three options.

Extended listening

Candidates listen to a longer recording and answer a series of multiple-choice questions based on it. The questions are in the same order as the information they hear in the recording.

inlingua Aareland

Classrooms only | Contact us by phone or e-mail
Dornacherstrasse 7, 4600 Olten
+41 62 212 02 05 | Monday to Friday 8h30-12h30
Contact us
On foot10 minutes from Olten main station
Bus501 | 503 | 505 | 507 | 509 : Konradstrasse station
VoitureCar parc Ring – On-street parking
Our classrooms are located on the third floor but with two
lifts available there is easy wheelchair access.
For more information, please contact us by telephone.
Copyright © inlingua Aareland 2024 | Privacy Policy | Legal | General Conditions