Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK, YCT)

Confucius Institute in Quebec is the center for Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) and Youth Chinese Test (YCT).

HSK and YCT are the worldwide standardized tests for Chinese language proficiency. We hold HSK and YCT twice a year, spring and winter respectively. All levels of HSK tests (HSK1 ~HSK6) are internet based and YCT1 ~ YCT4 are paper tests on site at our center.

The registration for the test usually takes place in spring and fall online at

Step 1

Register by 12 p.m., Wednesday, November 8th, 2023 at

Step 2

Pay for the test online here by 12 p.m., Wednesday, November 8th, 2023.

NB: Only those who have registered and payed by the deadline will be allowed to take the exam.

The location of the onsite tests is at:

Dawson College
4001, Maisonneuve West
Montréal, Québec
H3Z 3G4

  • Computer-based HSK1-6 test is on Saturday, November 18th, 2023, and is open for registration until November 8th, 2023, at
  • The test will be at the Language Lab of Dawson College.