Back to Confucius Institute Home
Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis

I. About Test

Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)

The Chinese proficiency Test (HSK) is a series of tests which aim to assess the non-native speakers’ capabilities of applying Chinese language in study, life and work. It consists of HSK  Levels 1-6. At present there are 161 test centers in 38 countries. The Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis (CIUM) is the only test center in Tenessee. Please click here to access the HSK registration form.

Business Chinese Test (BCT)

Business Chinese Test (BCT for short) is a state-level standardized test designed to assess the Chinese proficiency of non-native speakers engaged in business activities. BCT is developed by Peking University under the entrustment of Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban for short). Youth Chinese Test (YCT).

Youth Chinese Test, known as YCT, is an international Chinese test examining non-native primary and secondary school students' capability in applying Chinese language in their studies, personal lives, and work. It is chiefly patterned to target the non-native speakers, specifically, to activate their enthusiasm in learning Chinese, improve communication skills in Chinese, foster a sense of language as well as Chinese thinking mentality, and in the course of time to increase confidence and obtain a sense of honor in learning the language.

II. Test Schedule (Forthcoming) 

III. Test Registration

Registration can be completed at Hanban website and/or at the office of CIUM.The deadline for registration is 28 days before each of the test dates. Inquiries about the tests will be welcomed in any of the manners, such as, by email, by phone, and/or by drop-in.

Please click the Following website for Test Registration online :

Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis

Address: Confucius Institute at the University of Memphis (CIUM), 11th Floor John S. Wilder Tower,  Memphis, TN 38152

Ling Zhang

Tel: 901-678-2595



Bulletin of HSK Test

(Chinese-English Edition)

Please click here to download.

HSK Brochure
More information can be found here in our brochure. To find out what level is required for specific schools, please see page 2 of the brochure.

Page 1
Page 2

Contact Information

Division of Testing, HANBAN, Confucius Institute Headquarters
Zhang Huijun
Tel: 86-10-58595933
Fax: 86-10-58595937
Address: 129 Deshengmenwai Street, Xicheng District, 100088

Text Only | Print | Got a Question? Ask TOM | Contact Us | Memphis, TN 38152 | 901/678-2000 | Copyright 2015 University of Memphis | Important Notice | Last Updated: 
Last Updated: 4/15/15