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Duolingo Eligibility Criteria 2023 - Minimum Age Limit, Qualification & Score

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Eligibility Criteria for Duolingo

If anyone wants to demonstrate their command of the English language, then Duolingo English test is the best option for them. Applicants who need to demonstrate their English language skills in order to pursue higher education in a significant English-speaking nation can take the Duolingo exam from any location at any time. If a candidate wants to take the test, then he/she must have a thorough knowledge of the eligibility maxim established by Duolingo. Generally, there are no predetermined requirements or academic prerequisites to take the Duolingo English exam. If anyone wants to take the test, then candidates only need to register and pay for it.

Several universities throughout the world recognise the Duolingo test scores among the important admission requirements, including prestigious institutions in the USA, Canada, and the UK. As there are no official requirements for eligibility established by Duolingo, anyone may take the test as many times as they want.

When we talk in detail about the Duolingo exam eligibility criteria, then, there are certain factors to be kept in mind:

  • Age: Several universities throughout the world recognise the Duolingo test scores as admission requirements, including prestigious institutions in the USA, Canada, and the UK. As there are no official requirements for eligibility established by Duolingo, anyone may take the test as many times as they choose. Moreover, the Duolingo English test can be taken as many times as the student likes, but there are set guidelines and requirements.
  • Academic credentials Officially, Duolingo has not established any prerequisites of academic credentials on the test. Therefore, to take the exam, candidates are not required to demonstrate their English language skills through academic credentials. Anyone from anywhere can register, pay for the test, and take it.
  • Internet connection: You will need a reliable internet connection to take the test.
  • Technical requirements: The test can be taken on a desktop or laptop computer using Google Chrome. It can also be taken on an Android or iOS device using the Duolingo English Test app.
  • Payment: The test requires payment of a fee, which varies depending on the country and currency.

Duolingo Test requirements

Candidates aspiring to appear for the Duolingo English test must meet some requirements in order to take the exam. Let's walk through some of the requirements mentioned below:

  1. Room with proper lights
  2. High speed internet connection
  3. A government ID
  4. A computer or a laptop
  5. One hour without distraction
  6. Windows or MacOS
  7. Front facing camera
  8. Microphone
  9. Speakers

It is important to note that the Duolingo English Test is designed for non-native speakers of English who wish to demonstrate their proficiency in the language. The test assesses four key language skills of the applicants such as reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Other than that, the test is scored on a scale of 10-160, with higher scores indicating a higher level of proficiency. Moreover, DET's test results are valid for two years from the date of the test.

Study and Settle Overseas

IELTS band requirement differ for migration and study permit. They also vary from country to country.

Australia

Australia

6.0+ Band

7.0+ Band

Canada

Canada

6.0+ Band

7.0+ Band

USA

USA

6.0+ Band

7.0+ Band

UK

UK

6.0+ Band

7.0+ Band

Date and Frequency

IELTS test dates are offered upto 4 times in a month making a total of 48 fixed dates in one calender year. The availability of IELTS dates in India may differ for Academic and General IELTS.

Center and Admit Card

The IELTS Exam is offered across more than 50 locations across India. There is no admit card provided for IELTS examination.

Result

IELTS Exam results are released 10 calendar days after the test for the paper based exam and 5-7 calendar days for the computer based test. The Candidate will receive only ONE original Test Report form (TRF).

Score Reporting

A candidate may request up to 5 additional TRFs to be sent to the receiving institutions (universities, professional bodies, etc) within 1 month of taking the IELTS test. TRFs sent by courier will be sent via DHL and students will be charged accordingly. If the receiving institution accepts electronic submission of scores then that can be arranged through the IDP IELTS office free of charge.

Score Validity

2 Years

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