Paragon Testing Enterprises offers the following English proficiency tests:

The CAEL Test assesses a higher level of English proficiency and is designed to describe the level of English of test takers planning to study in an English-medium college or university, or to apply for membership in a number of professional associations.

The CELPIP-General Test assesses a general level of English language proficiency and is designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for people applying to immigrate to Canada under the Skilled Workers and Professionals Class, as well as various Provincial Nominee Programs.

The CELPIP-General LS Test assesses a general level of listening and speaking proficiency and is designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for people applying for Canadian citizenship.

The LPI Test assesses English language proficiency of prospective and current students for entrance into academic programs or first-year English courses.

Why Choose Paragon’s Tests?

  • Paragon’s tests have a successful track record of measuring English language proficiency for over 30 years.
  • Paragon’s tests assess English as used in Canada.
  • Paragon’s tests are reliable and valid and meet international industry standards.
  • Paragon is guided by a Test Advisory Panel of internationally recognized experts in test development.
  • Paragon is an Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) designated testing agency.