RYI's English Language Proficiency Exam (ELPE) is required for any applicants living in Nepal who do not have a satisfactory TOEFL, TOEFL iBT, or IELTS result and who do not have a 10+2 diploma or Bachelor’s degree from an English-speaking country. This exam is applicable only for the Academic English and Advanced Study Methods summer program. Acceptance decisions for applicants will be made after test results are evaluated.
The ELPE date for the summer 2018 course is April 23, 2018. Applicants who are required to take the English Language Proficiency Exam (ELPE) must apply by April 16 in order to take the ELPE on April 23.
The ELPE is free of charge and held at RYI’s main office in Boudhanath.