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Confucius Institute Chinese Test Center

On July 12, 2014, the University of Idaho Confucius Institute was authorized by Hanban to begin the establishment of an HSK test center to serve the people of Idaho and the Inland Northwest region.

As our program develops at the University of Idaho, we will provide access to additional tests offered by Hanban for our community members and students of Chinese language.


The schedule for the HSK international standardized exam — which tests and rates Chinese language proficiency — at the University of Idaho campus is as follows:

  • HSK Level I through Level VI tests will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 9 a.m. on the University of Idaho Moscow Campus.

Spring 2017 HSK test levels and dates to be announced.

The schedule for the HSKK (Chinese Oral Proficiency Testing) including elementary level, intermediate level and advanced level at the University of Idaho campus is as follows:

  • HSKK Elementary through Advanced level testing will be held Fall 2017 at 9 a.m. on the University of Idaho Moscow Campus. Registration Deadline to be announced. Test results will be announced at a future date.

The schedule for the YCT (Youth Chinese Test — designed for elementary, middle school and high school students) is as follows:

  • YCT Writing Test Levels I - IV and YCT Speaking Test Beginner Level and Intermediate Level will be held on November 19, 2016, on the University of Idaho Moscow Campus. Test results will be announced December 19, 2016.

Please keep checking back with us for updates to test offerings. You can also contact us via email or call (208) 885-7110 for more information, such as which HSK, HSKK or YCT level you may wish to register.


Procedures for Test Registration

  1. Log onto www.chinesetest.cn
  2. Sign up. Provide necessary personal information including email address, nationality, primary language and date of birth.
  3. Select the test center and the date, complete entry of personal information, upload a photograph and finally confirming registration information.
  4. Pay the test fee.
    • HSK Level II: $30
    • HSK Level III: $40
    • HSK Level IV: $50
    • HSK Level V: $60
    • HSK Level VI: $70
  5. Complete your registration.

Tutorial Classes for HSK Level II - Level VI are Offered!

Tutorial Class Location

University of Idaho Administration Building
851 Campus Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844

  • Confucius Institute, Room 305C for HSK Level II and Level III
  • Confucius Institute, Room 305D for HSK Level IV, V and VI

Time is tailored to the availability of test candidates, contact us to setup an appointment today!

If you have questions about the HSK test center, or would like further information on the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK), Chinese Proficiency Speaking Test (HSKK), Youth Chinese Test (YCT), the Business Chinese Test (BCT) or the HSK tutoring classes please email us at confucius@uidaho.edu or call our office at (208) 885-7110.

Confucius Institute

Physical Address:
328 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
Confucius Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3154
Moscow, ID 83844-3154

Phone: 208-885-7110

Fax: 208-885-5221

Email: confucius@uidaho.edu

Web: Confucius Institute

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