GETS (Global English Testing Services) Higher is a 21st Century English language proficiency test, designed to assess the achievement of a test taker in all the key language skills: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. The test can be taken together for all skills or as a separate test for any of the four language skills .
The GETS Higher test scores are useful to Schools, Colleges, Universities to ascertain the English proficiency levels of their students and prospective students, enabling the planning of suitable language development programmes.
GETS Test is useful to corporate organisations in their recruitment process for screening of prospective employees and also as part of campus recruitment. the test is developed using social, educational, and workplace contexts.
GETS Higher Test is developed by a highly experienced team of English language practitioners who have been associated with international English language proficiency tests and diagnostic tools. The scores are mapped to the international standards in language-Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). GETS is available as a paper based test and also delivered through the Internet at authorised test centres.
Scores are awarded out of 100. Raw scores are converted to GETS Level 1 to 4 and awarded for each skill / module, plus an overall average Level.
Each module carries 25% weightage.
|75% - 100%||GETS Level 4|
|50% - 74%||GETS Level 3|
|36% - 49%||GETS Level 2|
|35% & below||GETS Level 1|