Following are the levels and corresponding passing scores for the TOPIK test.
Test Level : TOPIK I and TOPIK II
Evaluation grade : 6 Levels (1~6 levels)
Your TOPIK Level is assigned on the basis of your overall score obtained in the test. The passing score for each TOPIK level is as follows :
TOPIK I (Total 200 Marks)
TOPIK II (Total 300 Marks)
80 or more
140 or more
120 or more
150 or more
190 or more
230 or more
- You can appear for TOPIK II directly without appearing in TOPIK I.
- Your marks in individual sections of the TOPIK test do not matter and the final level and pass/fail is decided on the basis of total score.
Question Composition by TOPIK level :
No. of Questions
Listening (40 mins)
Reading (60 mins)
Listening (60 mins)
Writing (50 mins)
Reading (70 mins)
To understand TOPIK Test structure, application process, Levels and Passing scores etc. check these pages: 1. TOPIK - The Complete Guide & 2. TOPIK Levels and Passing Marks. You can also Practice Online with TOPIK GUIDE Mock Tests.
If you are taking TOPIK II for the first time, or if you want to give your score a boost so that you can pass a higher level, we would strongly advise you to get the Complete Guide to TOPIK - Self-Study Package. It is a digital study package that has everything you need to get a great score in the TOPIK test - all the past TOPIK papers with answer sheets, grammar and vocabulary study material, video tutorials explaining the test structure and much more. You can check out more details about this study package HERE.
If you are planning to take the TOPIK test in Korea, you can register for it Online. If you are living in any other country you will have to contact the Korean embassy, Korean Cultural Center or affiliate institutions. They will help you with the registration.