What is the life in the UK test?
The Life in the United Kingdom test is a computer-based test constituting one of the requirements for anyone seeking Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK or naturalisation as a British citizen.
What is HSK?
Is life in UK test difficult?
The Life in the UK test can be very difficult. The syllabus covers all aspects of British history and condenses it down into 24 questions with a 45-minute time limit. These questions are completely random and you need 75% correct answers to pass the test.
How long does it take to prepare for life in the UK test?
As the pass certificate doesn’t have an expiry date it is possible to take the test anytime. I suggest not leaving it to the last minute as I did! I gave myself 1 month to study for the test which ended up being crammed in 3 days!
What is the pass rate for life in UK test?
The pass rate for the exam is 75%. This means that you need to get at least 18 correct answers out of 24 questions. Committing 7 or more mistakes in the exam means you would fail.
What happens if I fail Life in UK test?
If you fail the test, you will lose your test fee. You can retake the test after 7 days, and there is no limit on the number of resits you can take. You will not be able to make an application for naturalisation as a British citizen or for indefinite leave to remain until you pass the Life in the UK test.
Who is exempt from life in UK test?
You may be exempt when applying for citizenship if you: Have already passed the Life in the UK test as part of your ILR application; Are under 18 or over 65 years of age; Are suffering from a long-term illness or disability that severely restricts your mobility and ability to attend language classes; or.
How many times can you take citizenship test?
Generally speaking, you can apply for citizenship as many times as you want. If U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) denies your first application, there are several other paths you can follow for subsequent applications.
What is the next step after passing Life in the UK test?
Get a Pass Notification Letter
Once you pass the British Citizenship Test, you get a notification letter which should be kept safe. The original letter should be submitted along with your citizenship or settlement application form as proof of clearing the test.