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اختبار اللغة العربية Peoplique Arabic Test (PAT)

Peoplique Arabic Test (PAT) is a certified test for Arabic language. The test can be used by job seekers, students and practitioners to give potential employers and education institutions a standard evidence of your proficiency in Arabic language in reading, listening and writing.

Test Format:

  • The total test time is 30 minutes.
  • The test is fully computerised and can be accessed 24/7.
  • You can conduct the test from your computer, laptop or mobile.
  • You need a built-in or online Arabic keyboard to complete the test.
  • The test assesses your abilities in reading, writing and listening.
  • Listening, reading and writing are tested in different levels and format as the following:
  Timing No. of questions No. of tasks Type of questions Marking and Assessment
Reading 10 m 3 12
  • Multiple choice
  • Fill in the blanks
  • True/False/Not given
Writing 10 m 2 16
  • Multiple choice
  • Fill in the blanks
Listening 10 m 2 12
  • Multiple choice
  • True/False/Not given
Total 30 m 7 40   100%


  • Each task is assessed independently. The assessment of some tasks carry more weight in marking.
  • The responses of tasks are assessed on these criteria:
  1. Understand the main ideas and meanings and follow the development of ideas
  2. The use of vocabulary and grammatical range and accuracy
  3. Link ideas and language together to understand text and conversation
  4. Task response
  • PAT is marked in a letter grade on a scale from D to A.
Score Level
Patent D Beginner
Patent C Intermediate
Patent B Advanced
Patent A Proficient
  • Questions are grouped in 3 pages and the final page has the "Submit" button. After submitting the test answers in the last page you should see a "Thank you” page
  • You have to provide your full name and valid email to complete the test
  • You will receive your result by e-mail immediately after completing all sections.
This quiz must be completed in 20 minutes. Click here to start the quiz