Business Language Testing Service

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The Business Language Testing Service (BULATS) is an English language test provided by Cambridge English Language Assessment.[1] It assesses the level of a person in a used language and in a professional context. This foreign language skills assessment is validated by a two-years valid certificate. The languages evaluated are English, German (in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut),[2] Spanish (in collaboration with the University of Salamanca) and French (in collaboration with the Alliance Française).[3]

It's an online test that give a score between 0 and 100 giving a direct equivalence with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages levels[4].

BULATS score Level description CEFR level
90–100 Upper advanced C2
75–89 Advanced C1
60–74 Upper intermediate B2
40–59 Intermediate B1
20–39 Elementary A2
10–19 Beginner A1


  1. ^ reserved, Exam English Ltd, all rights. "Business Language Testing Service ( BULATS) - about the exam". Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  2. ^ "Goethe-Test PRO: Deutsch für den Beruf - Goethe-Institut USA". Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  3. ^ "About Universidad de Salamanca". Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  4. ^ "BULATS results". Retrieved 2017-12-29.