Which SELT level

PSI offers SELT tests to suit all types of visa application

PSI offers SELT tests to suit all types of visa application

Visa typeSkills to be demonstratedLevelPSI test codeMaximum test time allowed
Join Family visa (Spouse, Partner, Child) – Non Points Based RoutesSpeaking and listeningA12SA130 minutes
Further Leave to Remain: *
• Family life as a partner of a settled person (Spouse/Partner)
• Family life as a parent (Parent of a Dependant)
Speaking and listening

A1

2SA1

30 minutes
Representative of an Overseas Business visaSpeaking and listeningA12SA130 minutes
Tier 2 (Sportsperson) visaSpeaking and listeningA12SA130 minutes
Further Leave to Remain (visa extension): *
• Family life as a partner of a settled person (Spouse/Partner)
• Family life as a parent (Parent of a Dependant)
Speaking and listening

A2

2SA2

35 minutes

Indefinite Leave to Remain — ILR * (Settlement/Permanent Residency)Speaking and listeningB12SB150 minutes
British Citizenship (Naturalisation) *Speaking and listeningB12SB150 minutes
Tier 2 (General) visaReading, writing,
speaking and listening
B14SB1175 minutes
Tier 2 Health and Care visaReading, writing,
speaking and listening
B14SB1175 minutes
Tier 2 (Minister of Religion) visaReading, writing,
speaking and listening
B24SB2190 minutes
Innovator visaReading, writing,
speaking and listening
B24SB2190 minutes
Start–up visaReading, writing,
speaking and listening
B24SB2190 minutes
Student visa — below degree level ‡
Check with your institution
Reading, writing,
speaking and listening
B1
4SB1
175 minutes
Student visa — degree level and above ‡
Check with your institution
Reading, writing,
speaking and listening
B2
4SB2
190 minutes

* Please note that whilst a Skills for English (UKVI) SELT is valid for any visa or immigration application where evidence of English Language proficiency is required, some types of application in the categories marked with a * may only be made from within the UK.

Please check the residency requirements for your specific visa type by visiting https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration/settle-in-the-uk.

‡ Formerly Tier 4.