Duolingo Eligibility Criteria 2024 - Minimum Age Limit, Qualification & Score


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Updated On: Jan 03,2024 , 12:26 PM IST

Eligibility Criteria for Duolingo

The Duolingo test is for applicants who need to demonstrate their English language skills to pursue higher education in an English-speaking nation. Generally, there are no predetermined requirements or academic prerequisites; the candidate must register for and pay for the exam.

Several universities worldwide recognize the Duolingo test scores among the important admission requirements, including prestigious USA, Canada, and UK institutions.

Duolingo Exam Eligibility Criteria

  • Age: The candidate must be at least 13 to take the test. Those under 13 are required to take consent from a parent or guardian.
  • Document: The candidate must have a valid government-issued ID with a photo on it to take the DET. This could be a driver's license, passport, or national ID card.
  • High-speed internet connection: Candidates need a stable internet connection to take the test as it is delivered online.
  • Device: You can take the Duolingo test with a webcam and microphone on a computer or laptop. 

Duolingo Test Requirements

Candidates aspiring to appear for the Duolingo English test must meet some requirements. Listed below are the Duolingo Test requirements:

  1. Room with proper lights
  2. A government ID
  3. A computer or a laptop
  4. Front-facing camera
  5. Microphone
  6. Windows or MacOS
  7. Microphone
  8. Speakers

The test is scored on a scale of 10-160, with higher scores indicating a higher level of proficiency. The test results are valid for two years from the test date.

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