40th TOPIK Test Locations and Registration Details

40th TOPIK Overseas Schedule

The TOPIK Test is held  6 times in Korea (January, March, April, July, Oct & Nov) and twice overseas (Apri & Oct). Below are the details of test sites and institutions to register for the TOPIK test in different countries. For the schedule of TOPIK Test in 2015 check this POST. For further details about TOPIK… Continue Reading …

39th TOPIK Test Registrations

39th TOPIK Test Registrations

Registration for 39th TOPIK test starts on January 26, 2015 and will continue till February 4, 2015. 39th TOPIK will be held on 22nd March, 2015 in Korea and Overseas (on 21st March in some countries). You must be aware that the pattern of the TOPIK test has been changed and since 36th TOPIK all… Continue Reading …

Register for 37th TOPIK

Register for 37th TOPIK Test - November 2014

Registration for 37th TOPIK test starts on October 15, 2014 (Wednesday) and will continue till October 24, 2014. 37th TOPIK will be held on 23rd November, 2014 in Korea ONLY. You must be aware that the pattern of the TOPIK test has been changed and since 36th TOPIK all the tests will be based on the… Continue Reading …

New TOPIK Levels and Passing Marks

TOPIK Levels & passing marks

The passing scores for the New format TOPIK (starting from 35th TOPIK) have been announced. In the old TOPIK structure, you needed to get a minimum score of 40 in all 4 sections to get levels 1, 3 or 5 and a minimum of 50 marks in all sections to get levels 2, 4 or 6. It… Continue Reading …

35th TOPIK: Important Information

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If you are going to appear in the 35th TOPIK test which is to be held on 20th July, here is some important information for you. The most important thing that you should note is the change in test timings. The beginner level test (TOPIK I) will start at 10AM and finish at 11:40. This… Continue Reading …

Will the New TOPIK be Easier or Harder?

The New TOPIK test - easier or harder

Many readers have been asking us whether the new format of TOPIK test will be easier or more difficult than the old one. Frankly speaking it’s difficult to say for any of us now as we haven’t seen a real test paper based on new pattern yet. But in this post, we will try to… Continue Reading …

Number of TOPIK Test takers hits record-high level

(graphic:Kobizmedia/Korea Bizwire)

The number of people appearing in the Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) broke all previous records. According to NIIED (National Institute for International Education), the organization conducting TOPIK test, a total of 72,079 applicants took the 34th TOPIK test which was held on April 19-20 in 226 test sites in Korean and 46 other… Continue Reading …