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Inner Asian & Uralic National Resource Center (IAUNRC) Sinor Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies (SRIFIAS) Center for Languages of the Central Asian Region (CeLCAR) Summer Language Workshop (SWSEEL)




Placement and Proficiency Exams

The Department of Central Eurasian Studies offers placement and proficiency exam services.
This service is free of charge for IUB students. Please read the instructions carefully for both types of exams to determine which one applies to you.

IUB students Please provide all the information requested below for either Placement Exam or Proficiency Exam. Return the completed form as an e-mail attachment to with subject line Language Exam. The exam will take place Thursday, August 20 at 8:45 AM in Ballantine Hall 006. Registration deadline for Fall 2015 testing is Tuesday, August 18. The department will confirm your request by e-mail.

Non-IU students must complete the Proficiency Exam section and send as an email attachment to with subject line Proficiency Exam. The department will confirm your request by e-mail.

If you have any questions, please contact or call (812) 855-2233.


Placement Exam

Proficiency Exam