MPT Examination

Who Should Write the Mathematics Proficiency Test (MPT)?

The following candidates can write the MPT:

  • The Mathematics Proficiency Test (MPT) must be written by all students who are desirous of reading for ECON 1003 but do not have a pass  in GCE Additional Mathematics, GCE Advanced Level Mathematics or CAPE Mathematics. 
  • Students who pass the MPT will qualify to register for ECON 1003 in semester I or semester II
  • Students who fail the MPT will be required to read and pass ECON 0001 before qualifying to read ECON 1003.

Next Examination Schedule: Semester I, 2024/2025

DATE: 30th August 2024
TIME: 10:00am - 12:00noon 

Registration and Payment

1. Candidates must register ONLINE ONLY using the following link: ​Please ensure you have an electronic (PDF) copy of your proof of payment to upload 

2. Candidates must register by 12:00noon 30th August 2024 

3. Candidates are required to pay an examination fee of TT$200.00 using either of the following payment methods:

      a. at any Republic Bank branch at Account # 160 284 614 001 stating the MPT; or

      b. via credit card at

**Candidates are reminded to submit scanned bank receipts to the with their ID numbers written on the receipts or stated in the email.

Preparing for the Examination

The MPT is a multiple choice examination and students are advisied to review the courseoutline for ECON 0001 - Mathematics for Social Sciences  to guide them on the topic areas to be covered in the examination.  

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