Challenge exams are for students who wish to demonstrate their current proficiency in French, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese, in order to fulfill the Faculty of Arts Language Requirement without needing to take additional UBC language courses.
Taking a 300-level or higher course in any of the languages will automatically enable you to fulfill the Language Requirement.
Language Proficiency Certificates are for students who wish to demonstrate their proficiency in French, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese, in order to go on exchange to another country.
In order to get a Language Proficiency Certificate:
1) Book a language assessment with one of our advisors using this contact form.
2) Download, complete, and save this additional form, and bring it to your language assessment appointment.
Please complete the fields below to indicate which courses you are registered in or plan to register in to obtain an Honours.
Add more courses by clicking the 'plus' sign (+) on the righthand side. This will create another row of fields.