2023 The 90th TOPIK -Test of Proficiency in Korean (Christchurch)

한국어 교육 지원
Korean Programme in NZ School
뉴질랜드 한국어 능력시험(TOPIK)은 매년 상/하반기 2회 실시하고 있으며, 상반기는 4월 중 오클랜드에서, 하반기는 10월 중 크라이스트처치에서 실시하고 있습니다. (다만, 응시인원이 10명 미만으로 적은 경우 취소될 수 있음) 

한국어 능력시험은 낮은 등급 순으로 1~6급으로 구분하며, 1~2급은 TOPIKⅠ, 3~6급은 TOPIKⅡ 시험에 각각 응시하여 획득한 점수에 따라 등급을 부여받습니다.  시험성적의 유효기간은 성적발표일로부터 2년간 입니다. 
TOPIK is conducted two times every year in New Zealand: The first test takes place in Auckland in April, and the second one in Christchurch in October. (The test can be cancelled in case of fewer than ten applicants apply).
TOPIK is divided into two levels, TOPIK Ⅰ is for applicants who need grades 1-2, and TOPIK Ⅱ is for those who need grades 3-6. The attained test score will determine the grade range. The valid period of the certification is two years since the test result was officially announced.


(Test Level)

TOPIKⅠ(Beginner)         TOPIK Ⅱ (Intermediate. Advanced)
듣기/Listening(100), 읽기/Reading(100)듣기/Listening(100), 쓰기/Writing(100), 읽기/Reading(100)
시험 등급(Grade)1급 (Grade 1)2급 (Grade 2)3급 (Grade 3)4급 (Grade 4)5급 (Grade 5)6급 (Grade 6)
등급 결정(Score Range)

80점 이상

(score 80 or higher) 

140점 이상

(score 140 or higher) 

120점 이상

(score 120 or higher) 

150점 이상 

(score 150 or higher) 

190점 이상 

(score 190 or higher) 

230점 이상 

(score 230 or higher) 


2023 The 90th TOPIK -Test of Proficiency in Korean (Christchurch)

2023 The 90th TOPIK Announcement
The 90th Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) will be conducted as below.

(1) Test Date: Sat. 14 October 2023
 ※ The test takes place only when at least applicants of 10 sit the test in each division level. If we have fewer than 10 applications for one test level, the division test can be cancelled.

(2) Test Venue: Kirkwood Intermediate School in Christchurch (Not finalized)
 ※ It will be informed on 02 October 2023 on the KEC homepage, and the test registration proof will be emailed individually to each applicant by 09 October 2023.

(3) Application Period: Mon. 10 July. 2023 ~ Thurs. 03 August. 2023(by 17:00pm)
  ※ Applicants can download the application form from www.nzkoreanedu.com
    > Korean programme in NZ schools> TOPIK
    Application is available via email or post only. Onsite submission is not applicable. Also, only the application and fee payment within the valid period will be accepted.

(4) Test Result: After 30 November 2023
  ※ Each applicant needs to access the TOPIK test result in person after the assigned date above. Individual result will not be notified to each applicant.
(5) Application fee:  △TOPIK Ⅰ: 50 NZD,  △ TOPIK Ⅱ: 70 NZD
 ※ Account transfer only. (Account No: 02-1241-0029511-01, Kookmin Bank Auckland Branch/Account Name: Korean Education Centre)
 ※ Display name and test stage when transferring your test (e.g., Mark.JamesT1)

(6) Application fee refund policy
  If applicants cancel the application, refunds will be made as follows.
  - 1st Refund: Cancellation made during the application period (until 03. Aug)
              100% application fee refund
  - 2nd Refund: Cancellation made 1 week after the application period (until 10. Aug) 50% application fee refund
  - 3rd Refund: Cancellation made after the application period by one day before the test date (until 12:00pm. 13 Oct). 40% application fee refund
 ※ If applicants want to cancel the test, please make sure to inform KEC directly and let us know the applicant’s bank account Number to get refunded.