We assist recruiters in finding the best talent for their business

Our Language Assessment Service supports employers and recruiters in hiring multilingual talent across a range of sectors.

If you have a requirement for language skills in your business, you need to ensure that the most suitable candidate is chosen for the role. Our Oral and Written tests are designed for clients to evaluate the linguistic levels of potential employees for various positions such as Customer Service, IT, Technical Support, etc.

We carry out a Needs Analysis with each client so that our tests are tailored specifically to their requirements.

Our Oral Assessment
will test the following areas:
  • Vocabulary range
  • Fluency
  • Accuracy
  • Use of formal and
    informal language
  • Tone and manner
  • Listening skills
Our Written Assessment
will test the following areas:
  • Vocabulary range
  • Content & structure
  • Accuracy
  • Use of formal and
    informal language
  • Grammar
  • Spelling / typos

Contact us for more information

Email: langtest@dcu.ie

Telephone: +353 1 700 8066

The Assessment Process

Oral tests:

  • Qualified and professional linguists carry out the oral test over the phone.
  • The candidate receives a phone call at a designated time.
  • The client receives a graded report within a number of hours.

Written tests:

  • Our linguists have specifically designed our written assessments.
  • Tests are tailored to suit the role in question.
  • They are carried out at the client’s office.
  • Customised tests can be prepared if required.

Our oral and written tests are scored according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) to ensure that candidates are assessed according to industry standards and that clients have a clear understanding of their level and ability to work within the chosen language.

Features of the service:
  • Needs analysis carried out to identify client requirements
  • Tailored tests according to client’s needs
  • Prompt response to test requests
  • Speedy delivery: results are returned within 24 hours or less
  • Tests conducted in more than 20 languages
  • Tests are examined by native speaking professional linguists
  • We call the candidate directly so that the client concentrate on other tasks.


Contact us for more information or a Quote:

Email: langtest@dcu.ie

Telephone: +353 1 700 8066