Registration and exam fee

Applications are only accepted during the registration period. The seats are handed out in the order the applications are received. A person can only apply to one test place (Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Karjaa). The registrant is responsible for that the provided details are correct. Registration is binding and cannot be cancelled. The fee for the language proficiency test is 123 € for intermediate level and 160 € for advanced level (spring 2016). Exam fees are set by the Finnish National Agency for Education. Axxell is nor responsible of the changes in exam fees. By registering the registrant also commits to pay the exam fee. The instructions for paying the exam fee are sent by e-mail with the confirmation right after the registration. The invoice must be paid on time. If the exam fee is not paid by the due date the registration will be cancelled automatically.

Exam day schedule

Exams are held on the exam days between 8 AM and 5 PM. Examinee will be informed about the starting time of exam in the invitation letter that will be sent to examinee by mail before the exam day.

Proof of identity at test

The participant must prove his identity when taking the test. A valid identity document can be a current passport/alien's passport/refugee travel document or a national identity card issued by a EU member state. A drivers license or a residence permit card is not a valid identity document.


Usage of mobile phones and other electronic devices during the exam

Mobile phones and other electronic devices are not allowed during the exam. These devices must be handed over before the exam begins and will be returned after the exam has ended.


If the registrant cannot participate in the exam due to sudden illness, please notify the testplace as soon as possible (044 739 7816 / yki@axxell.fi). A medical certificate is required.