TOPIK, Test of Proficiency in Korean
TOPIK is the only official examination that is globally recognized to assess the ability in the Korean language.
SEOUL Korean language centre offers TOPIK practice test online for TOPIK preparation.
Everything you should know about TOPIK like test schedule in 2021 is here. The following article will guide to take TOPIK in Singapore 2021.
Why prepare TOPIK Test?
English is not the lingua franca in Korea. Therefore, being fluent in the Korean language is useful for daily life in Korea.
It would not matter if you are planning a short stay in Korea. However, if you are working, studying or living in Korea for a long term, learning the language is essential.
TOPIK is highly recommended for the following purposes.
1. Entrance into Korean Universities as a non-native Korean Speaker
2. Employment in companies and public institutions in both Korea and abroad
3. Obtaining permanent residency or other specific Visa types in Korea
4. Aquisition of a Korean Language Instructor certification as a non-native Korean speaker
5. For use in the ‘Korea Immigration and Integration Program’ operated by the Ministry of Justice
6. Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) participants taking the Korean language course
Since it was first introduced in 1997, the number of TOPIK takers has been rising rapidly from mere 3K to 329K in 2018.
TOPIK Schedule 2021
|Asia||Singapore (SKIS)||Test No.|
|11 July||To be Confirmed||77th|
|17 Oct||To be Confirmed||78th|
The TOPIK schedule 2021 in Singapore will be further confirmed by the Singapore Korean International School (SKIS) which is the only institution to conduct the TOPIK examinations in Singapore.
*Apply for TOPIK examination here.
Register for TOPIK
*Application is to be opened by SKIS, not SEOUL Korean.
Taken the examination already?
Check your topik test result here.
Please enquire at SKIS should there be any issues with the application.
TOPIK Test Fees
|TOPIK I (Level1-2)||$72|
|TOPIK II (Level3-6)||$80|
$72 (SGD) for TOPIK I (level1 and level2) and $80 (SGD) for TOPIK II (level3 to level6).
Where to Take TOPIK Test in Singapore
TOPIK tests in Singapore are held at the Singapore Korean International School. You can register online but must be present at the SKIS Bukit Timah campus, 71 Bukit Tinggi Road S(289759) for the test.
Preparing for TOPIK in SEOUL Korean
TOPIK I: The beginners who have completed the Pre-Intermediate course and above in SEOUL Korean Language Centre.
TOPIK II: The advanced Korean learners. Students completed Upper-Intermediate and above in SKLC
First time trying TOPIK?
Read our guide below for the question breakdown for your TOPIK study.TOPIKI Reading Guide
TOPIK Practice Online Test
TOPIK I Past Papers
TOPIK II Past Papers