About Aptis ESOL Certify your level of English with accurate results in just 48 hours

Aptis ESOL is an English language qualification designed and developed by British Council language testing experts.

It is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) in England. Aptis ESOL assesses English language proficiency in all four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing, at all levels from A1 to C2 on the CEFR.

What sets Aptis ESOL apart from other English language tests?

  • The Ofqual-regulated and research-validated testing ensures credibility
  • Enjoy secure, flexible, and affordable options, providing reliable proof of your level
  • Experience quick results in just 48 hours, making Aptis ESOL the smart choice for efficient language assessment
  • Apply for Aptis ESOL with IHTA and elevate your linguistic journey

Aptis ESOL variants

Aptis ESOL‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ General

Aptis ESOL‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ Advanced

Aptis ESOL for Teachers

You can use Aptis ESOL to certify your English level according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) and meet the language requirements of your organisation.

Why choose Aptis ESOL?

  • an Ofqual-regulated certificate from the British Council at an affordable price
  • convenient test dates and locations
  • quick and accurate results in just 48 hours
  • testing on a computer
  • user-friendly test format.

Aptis ESOL is taken on a computer, in supervised face-to-face sessions in one of our test centres across the UK.

You can use Aptis ESOL to validate the level of English of your candidates, employees or students and ensure that they meet the proficiency requirements. Aptis ESOL can be easily integrated in your existing procedures to meet your specific needs.

Trusted, secure and accurate testing

Aptis ESOL is developed by British Council language assessment experts and validated in a number of studies by independent researchers. All test items go through a strict quality assurance process. Our innovative marking system ensures accuracy and eliminates bias.

Aptis ESOL is delivered in invigilated face-to-face sessions under strict security. This allows us to guarantee the reliability of test taker’s results.

Why choose Aptis ESOL?

  • regulated by Ofqual
  • validated by research
  • secure delivery
  • flexible testing options
  • reliable, recognised proof of level at an affordable price
  • quick and accurate results in just 48 hours