General Notices

The English Language Proficiency Test

Posted Tuesday, July 13, 2021


Who should write the English Language Proficiency Test (ELPT)? 
Do you need to qualify to read any of the Faculty’s Foundation Courses in English Language? If, the answer is yes, then the ELPT exam is for you!
 
Do you have any of the following qualifications? Check our list below:
CAPE Communication Studies Grade I or II
General Paper, Grade A or B
CSEC General Proficiency, English Language Grade 1
GCE/ BGCSE English Language, Distinction (Grade A or I or II)
TOEFL (Paper Test Score 580+ or Electronic minimum writing score 22)
An undergraduate degree from an English-speaking University
UWIDEC/Open Campus Language Skills and Communication (Grade B and above)
FDMU 0005 Preparatory Academic Writing
 
IF YOU DO NOT, THEN YOU ​​WILL BE REQUIRED TO WRITE AND SUCCESSFULLY PASS THE ELPT
 
ELPT Examination Schedule: 
DATE: Monday, August 16
TIME: 4 - 6 p.m. 
PLATFORM: Online 
 
ELPT Preparatory Workshop Schedule: 
DATE: Mondays and Wednesdays: July 26 - August 11
TIME: 4 - 7 p.m. 
PLATFORM: Online 
 
HOW TO REGISTER:
Registration periods for the ELPT Preparatory Workshop: July 12- 30.
Registration period for the ELPT Online Examination: July 19 - 30.
 
Registration jot forms can be accessed via the FHE Website ONLY during the respective registration periods. Registration is online and will only be accepted via the jot forms. Detailed payment information is available on the FHE website for the ELPT Workshop and Examination:  
 
HOW TO CONTACT US:​
All ELPT queries are to be sent to ELPT.registration@sta.uwi.edu . Response time 1-2 business days.