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

Intermediate  (11063)

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/