Business English Language Test (BELT)

Business English Language Test (BELT)

Key facts

CEFR level:

Test format:


Exam length:

B1 to C2

Computer or paper-based

Reading and Writing, Speaking, Writing and Listening

3 hours (approximately)

BELT is a single unit qualification. Candidates are assessed in all four English language skills of reading and writing, listening and writing and speaking.

Candidates taking BELT will need to demonstrate that they can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.

Why choose BELT?

  • Enhanced confidence in presentations skills
  • Better communication skills in meetings and in business correspondence
  • Ability to read business oriented articles and proposals

Who accepts BELT?

Some examples are below:

  • Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR)
  • Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC)
  • Toyota
  • DHL
  • KPMG