CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES AND PRE-UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT

CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES AND PRE-UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT

TEMU Unit (Placement Tests)

TEMU Unit (Placement Tests)




IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

EPT/ APT New Intake Sem 1, 2021/2022 (Batch 3) (Click here for details)
EPT/ APT for Public (25 October 2021) (Click here for details)
Schedule for EPT & APT for Public, Semester 1, 2021 (Click here for details)
Tilawah Placement Test (TPT) Schedule, Sem 1, 2021/2022 (Click here for details)



PLACEMENT TEST


To ensure students are placed in the appropriate language course, CELPAD administers four tests: 

  • English Proficiency Test (EPT)
  • Arabic Placement Test (APT)
  • Tilawah Placement Test (TPT)
  • Malay Placement Test (MPT)
  • Bahasa Melayu Placement Test (BMPT). BMPT is administered upon request.



English Proficiency Test (EPT)

The English Proficiency Test is used for student placement in the English language programmes. It comprises of Reading (Paper 1) and Writing (Paper 2).  Students who do not achieve the minimum basic score as required bytheir Kulliyyah will be placed in the appropriate level of the English language programmes. Students who achieve the minimum basic score in EPT as required by their Kulliyyah will be exempted from the English Language programmes.
 

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EPT Briefing

EPT Sample Questions

NEW ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT TO ALL PG STUDENTS (3.9.2015) (1) (1)

Arabic Placement Test (APT)

The Arabic Placement Test (APT) is designed to ensure proper placement for students in Quranic Language levels. It applies to all undergraduate students regardless of specialization, and to postgraduate students who intends to major in programmes with Arabic Language as the medium of instruction. Students who achieve the minimum basic score as required by their respective Kulliyyahs will be exempted from Quranic Language courses. Students who do not achieve the minimum basic score will be placed in the appropriate levels of Quranic Language (LQ courses) in CELPAD.  LQ courses for IRK, TAASL, ISED AND LLB (SHARIAH) are kulliyyah requirements while LQ courses for HS, ECON, LLB, ENGIN, MBBS, SCIENCE, PHARM, AED, ICT, TESL, GUIDE (EDU) are graduating requirements.


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APT Briefing

APT Sample Questions

Tilawah Placement Test (TPT)

The Tilawah Placement Text (TPT) is regularly conducted at the beginning of each semester. All new students are required to sit for the TPT before taking any Tilawah courses. 

Malay Placement Test (MPT)

The Malay Placement Test (MPT) is designed to evaluate and determine the Malay language skill level of a student, in order to place the student in the appropriate class. The test assesses a student's abilities in speaking, writing, reading, and listening.

All international students are required to take Bahasa Melayu class (LMBD) as it is an Unicore course. Therefore, they must take Malay Placement Test as a prerequisite examination of LMBD course registration.


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Official email: temu@iium.edu.my

Phone no (TEMU's office): 03-6421 4918


Coordinators:

  • EPT Coordinator: fiezaeld@iium.edu.my (Mdm Hafizah Ahamad)
  • APT Coordinator: norasma@iium.edu.my (ustzh Norasmazura Muhammad)
  • TPT Coordinator: nikmuhammad@iium.edu.my (Ustz Nik Muhammad Nik Man)
  • MPT: zafira@iium.edu.my (Sr. Zafira Zainal Abidin)