Any request for an exemption from English courses at the college must be made in written form.
Please complete the attached document. If the exemption is requested on the basis of a psychometric score, please attach a photocopy of the official result document. If you have transferred from another institution and are requesting an exemption based on courses taken there, please attach photocopies of signed and stamped confirmation of your grade sheets and details of the courses taken.
Please note: psychometric exam results are usually valid for a period of 5 years. Courses taken prior to registration at Braude are usually valid for a period of 3 ½ years.
The completed form should be returned to the English Studies Unit.
English Proficiency Tests:
The following table shows the scores from the proficiency tests and the relevant course at Braude.
Psychometric/Amiram – English
Course at Braude
up to 184
up to 84
Pre- intermediate 2 (11062)
185 – 199
85 – 99
200 – 219
100 – 119
Advanced 1 (11064)
220 - 233
120 - 133
Advanced 2 (11056-11061)
234 and above
134 and above
Exempt from courses 11057-11067
For information on English proficiency tests, see the site of The National Institute for Testing and Evaluation (NITE).
Amir test: http://www.nite.org.il/
Amiram test: http://www.nite.org.il/