TU-SET

Thammasat University’s School English Test (TU-SET) is an English language proficiency test designed for secondary school students, both in regular programs and English programs. The TU-SET exam assesses students’ proficiency in various aspects of the English language, including grammar, vocabulary, listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

Why choose TU-SET?

The test is divided into 6 parts.

Part 1-4: The written test takes 2 hours.
Part 5: The writing test takes 1 hour.
Part 6: The interview takes 5-7 minutes per person.

Rate of fees for administering TU-SET

PLAN A

Written Test Only
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✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

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450 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

500 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN B

Written and Composition Test

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Writing

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500 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

600 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN C

Written Test and Interview

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Interview

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600 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

650 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN D

Comprehensive Exam
.

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Writing

✔️ Interview

650 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

700 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN A

Written Test Only
.

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

.

.

500 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

600 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN B

Written and Composition Test

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Writing

.

600 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

700 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN C

Written Test and Interview

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Interview

.

650 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

750 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

PLAN D

Comprehensive Exam
.

✔️ Listening

✔️ Structure

✔️ Vocabulary

✔️ Reading

✔️ Writing

✔️ Interview

750 Baht / person
(for 81 or more examinees)

850 Baht / person
(for fewer than 81 examinees)

⚠️ For schools outside the local area (other provinces), in the case of organizing the exam at the school, this rate does not include: 1. Accommodation 2. Travel expenses (airfare or fuel) for teachers and staff.

Examination Formats

Schools can choose between two examination formats: 1. Online examination and 2. On-site
examination at the school.

Examination Process

  1. The school selects the examination plan and sets the examination date. After that, contact the TU-SET at 02-696-6018 or 097-251-2659, or email surapat.b@litu.tu.ac.th (Mr. Suraphat Bannapongthansathorn).
  2. The examination fee must be transferred at least 20 days in advance to the savings account number 475-0-26207-2, account name: Language Institute, Thammasat University.
  3. The school submits the list of examinees and other details at least 20 days before the examination date via email: surapat.b@litu.tu.ac.th. The form can be downloaded here.
  1. Before the examination day, the school will arrange the examination venue and notify the examinees to prepare the examination tools as follows: (1) Pencils of 2B grade or higher, (2) Pen, (3) Eraser, (4) Identification card.
  2. On the testing day, the TU-SET staff will proceed to conduct the examination at the school.
  1. The announcement of the test score will be approximately one month after the test day. The results will be sent to the school and include the following reports:
    – Score reports for each part
    – Classification of examinees’ ability levels (Achievement Grades)
    – Average ability scores for each part (Achievement Average)
  2. Examinees will receive a certificate from the Language Institute, which will be sent to the school.

Aligned with CEFR

ชั้น คะแนน ระดับ คำอธิบาย คะแนน ระดับ คำอธิบาย คะแนน ระดับ คำอธิบาย
ม.1 0-59 A1 STARTER 60-79 A1+ BEGINNER 80-100 A2 ELEMENTARY
ม.2 0-59 A1 STARTER 60-79 A1+ BEGINNER 80-100 A2 ELEMENTARY
ม.3 0-59 A1 STARTER 60-79 A2 ELEMENTARY 80-100 B1 INTERMEDIATE
ม.4 0-59 A1 STARTER 60-79 A2 ELEMENTARY 80-100 B1 INTERMEDIATE
ม.5 0-59 A2 ELEMENTARY 60-79 B1 INTERMEDIATE 80-100 B2 UPPER INTERMEDIATE
ม.6 0-59 A2 ELEMENTARY 60-79 B1 INTERMEDIATE 80-100 B2 UPPER INTERMEDIATE

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Schools interested in TU-SET to assess students’ English proficiency can register for staff assistance and guidance on the examination process.

Free Consultation

Contact TU-SET Program

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact the TU-SET program on the 1st floor of the Language Institute, Thammasat University (Rangsit campus) Monday to Friday, from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (except for public holidays and institute announcements).

Telephone: 02-696-6018 or 097-251-2659
Email: surapat.b@litu.tu.ac.th