Welcome to the UNSW HSK Centre

Students on the main walkway at UNSW Kensington.

What is HSK?

HSK (Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi) stands as a renowned and internationally acclaimed benchmark for assessing Chinese language proficiency, akin to the esteemed stature of TOEFL and IELTS in evaluating English fluency. This comprehensive test aims to evaluate the ability of non-native speakers to effectively communicate in Chinese within diverse social, academic, and professional settings. In today's dynamic landscape, HSK plays an increasingly vital role, serving as a gateway for individuals seeking educational opportunities and employment prospects in China. Moreover, governments and multinational corporations are embracing HSK scores as valuable criteria for recruitment, salary progression, and career advancement.


How does the HSK Certificate benefit you?

  • Provide an officially recognised Chinese language proficiency certificate to fulfill your diverse needs.
  • Assist in meeting the requirements for admission to study in China.
  • Enhance your chances of securing scholarships.
  • Support you in meeting the requirements for a work permit in China.
  • Open up more opportunities to enter transnational enterprises, organizations, and educational institutions where Chinese language skills are essential.
  • Offer you the opportunity to participate in Chinese summer/winter camps in China.
  • Facilitate smooth travel throughout China, overcoming language barriers and fostering a deeper understanding of Chinese culture.
  • Help in language placement, ensuring you meet the prerequisites for language courses offered by UNSW Sydney and other universities.

Why is the UNSW HSK Centre Special?  

At the UNSW HSK Centre, we take great pride in being the only center in New South Wales that is affiliated with a prestigious university. Our affiliation with UNSW Sydney, ranked among the top 19 universities globally in the QS World University Rankings 2024, allows us to leverage exceptional resources to provide students with an unparalleled learning experience.

With a team of highly experienced and dedicated teaching and professional staff, we ensure high-quality teaching that offers flexibility and adaptability to cater to the diverse needs of our students. Moreover, our state-of-the-art teaching facilities create an optimal environment for language learning. Through our comprehensive programs, we aim to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the HSK exams and thrive in today's competitive job market.

Currently, we offer a full range of HSK tests as well as HSK preparation classes at different levels.