Aptis Placement Test

Aptis Placement Test

Aptis is an English language test service provided by British Council which is currently used by PMU to accurately determine English language levels for students.

Once the candidates meet the admission’s general requirements, they will be scheduled to take Aptis test (visit Aptis webpage) for English level proficiency, based on which they will be admitted to their corresponding level.

The duration of the placement test is approximately 4 hours. Candidates are highly encouraged to visit the below links to explore the Aptis before sitting for the test.


- Aptis listening video and demo test
- Aptis reading video and demo test
- Aptis speaking video and demo test
- Aptis writing video and demo test
- Aptis grammar and vocabulary demo test

They may also refer to the Aptis Candidate Guide (Click here). Based on candidates overall and writing scores, they will be placed on one of the following levels:

  • Pre Beginner
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

If a candidate feels that he/she is eligible for direct entry into the Core Program, he/she will be required to take the IELTS through the PMU Testing Center or any other authorized testing center (Apply for IELTS).

PMU offers preparation classes for IELTS through the Continuing Education department. To know more about the preparation courses Click here..