Skills for English: Global Education

Verification Bodies


Assured by SQA, developed and powered by PSI: Skills for English: SELT is created leveraging the expertise of two of the leading names in qualification and certification, SQA and PSI.

“SQA Assured” means that SQA have undertaken an audit of Skills for English: Global test content and PSI’s assessment development processes and are satisfied that the tests and the processes are aligned to SQA’s principles set out in the SQA Awarding Body Code of Practice (published March 2017).

UK ENIC ‘approved’: Skills for English assessments were evaluated and approved by UK ENIC in 2020. Approval covers all aspects of test development, administrations and results including alignment with CEFR. 


Qualification Comparison Table

Skills for English: SELT is mapped to the ‘Common European Framework of Reference for Languages’ (CEFR) for UKVI purposes, but you can also see how it maps to other international English language qualifications.

Mapping table

Complementary Services Materials

Complementary Services Materials are available on the Teaching Skills for English page.

Description of marking process

Reading and listening are automatically marked during the test session itself

Speaking and writing are recorded digitally during the test session and marked by trained and qualified assessors (who have no visibility of your candidate’s personal details) after the test is finished.

See the test specification for more details.

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