Test in Norwegian C1 – higher academic level

As of the 17th of March 2021, many test centres that organise the Norwegian language and Social Studies tests, are closed due to the Covid pandemic. If your test centre is closed, you will not be able to take any test before it opens again. Your test centre will contact you by SMS and email with more information. Frequently asked questions concerning the Covid-19 regulations.

Do you want to know what the tests look like?

Sample tasks are available for both tests, so that you can see what a test looks like.

Sample answers have also been prepared for both the written and oral tasks in the C1 test. They demonstrate what is expected at C1 level.  Sample tasks and answers are available both in Bokmål and Nynorsk. 

The sample tests are not compatible with mobile phones or tablets.

The sample tests

Test in listening comprehension and written production Test in reading comprehension and oral communication

About the test

In Norwegian

You can take a test to determine your recommended test level 

Examples of written answers with assessment, test in listening comprehension and written production (PDF) 

Assessment of sound bite (PDF)