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Home Office Approved SELT Centre in Bradford: Book A1, A2 & B1 English Tests

Quest House, 38 Vicar Lane, Bradford, BD1 5LD


SELT Examinations at Bradford Centre

Secure a UK Visa with a Home Office Approved Secure English Language Test (SELT) at the Bradford Centre. Known for excellence in Language Cert SELTs, these tests are meticulously designed to meet UKVI application standards for a variety of visas, including British Citizenship, Settlement, Student, Skilled Worker, Health & Care Worker, and Innovator visas.

Available seven days a week, the Bradford Centre offers flexibility for test-takers to schedule at their convenience. Choose a suitable date, time, and test level in line with UK visa criteria. For those uncertain about the appropriate test, a comprehensive UKVI guide is available to assist with any questions.

A1 English Test at Bradford SELT Centre

For those seeking Further Leave to Remain and falling under the categories of a partner to a settled person or a parent of a dependent, the Bradford SELT Centre mandates a Home Office-approved English test. The exam is administered at a SELT test centre by a live examiner.

With a duration of 8-9 minutes, the exam requires a passing score of 60 out of 100. Preliminary test outcomes will be sent to your email address within 15 minutes, and final results will be confirmed within a three-day timeframe.

A2 English Test at Bradford SELT Centre

If you are a partner of a settled person or a parent of a dependent and are applying for Further Leave to Remain (Visa Extension), the Home Office-approved SELT ESOL A2 exam at the Bradford SELT Centre is essential. This exam becomes pivotal for those following the family route for Leave to Remain after 2.5 years in the UK.

Conducted online with a live examiner at the SELT test centre, the exam duration is 9-11 minutes. A score of 60 out of 100 is necessary to pass. Preliminary outcomes will be communicated via email within 15 minutes of concluding the exam, and final outcomes will be confirmed within a three-day period.

B1 English Test at Bradford SELT Centre

For individuals applying for Further Leave to Remain who are either partners of settled persons or parents of dependents, the Bradford SELT Centre's Home Office-approved B1 English Test is a mandatory requirement.

This test is conducted face-to-face by a certified examiner and has a duration of approximately 8-9 minutes. A passing score of 60 out of 100 is necessary for successful completion. Candidates will receive preliminary test results via email within 15 minutes following the exam, and final outcomes are confirmed within a three-day period. This Home Office-approved assessment rigorously evaluates English language proficiency, ensuring alignment with regulatory standards.

"The Bradford SELT Centre offers top-tier service. The staff were incredibly efficient in conducting the B1 English Test, fully in line with Home Office requirements. Five stars!"

Olga, B1 English Test

Bradford SELT Centre

Bradford Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I take my SELT in Bradford?

The Bradford SELT Test Centre is housed at Quest House, 38 Vicar Lane, Bradford, BD1 5LD. Book your test any day that best suits your schedule. We have more than 15 SELT test centres around the UK with tests offered seven days a week, providing you the flexibility to pick from hundreds of available slots based on your preferred date, time, and location. See all options here.

What form of personal identification do I need for my SELT in Bradford?

Ensure Your ID is Valid on Exam Day: Essential SELT Candidate ID Requirements You Need to Know in Bradford

To sit the SELT in Bradford, a valid form of identification must be presented at the time of the exam. For complete details, please refer to our SELT Candidate ID Policy. Permissible IDs include:

  • Passport

  • EEA National ID Card

  • UK Biometric Residence Permit

  • Convention Travel Document

  • Stateless Person's Travel Document

How long is a SELT Certificate Valid for?

Language Cert SELT certificates have lifetime validity as proof of a candidate's accomplishment and performance in a SELT exam. However, for UK visa or immigration applications, we advise that, for security reasons, only certificates that are less than two years old should be submitted to the Home Office.

What is a SELT Exam

The Secure English Language Test, commonly known as SELT, is an essential assessment for individuals in the UK wanting to demonstrate their English language proficiency. For those at the early stages of their English journey, the A2 exam is a popular choice. From booking your A2 English test in the UK to understanding its nuances, there's a seamless process in place for every test-taker. A specific highlight of the A2 exam is its relevance for spouse visa extensions, addressing the unique needs of diverse visa categories. 


For those aiming a bit higher, the B1 level offers a deeper dive into English competencies. If you're in London, there are convenient options to book your B1 test, ensuring every candidate has access to the assessment. Notably, the B1 English test holds significant weight for those on the path to British citizenship.  

In addition to individual proficiency tests, SELT provides tailored solutions for various needs. Whether it's for UK citizenship or a spouse visa, there's a dedicated English test available. Especially noteworthy is the emphasis on English tests for UK spouse visas and citizenship applications, underlining the test's importance in immigration and residency matters.

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