Language and translation examinations
You can take the the YKI test in nine different languages. The Civil Service Language Proficiency Certificate test allows you to prove your skills in Finnish or Swedish. In the Authorised Translator's Examination System you can prove your language and translation skills between two languages. One of the languages has to be Finnish, Swedish or Sami.
National Certificates of Language Proficiency (YKI)
National Certificates of Language Proficiency (YKI) are language tests for adults. They test your standard language skills in practical situations.
Authorised Translator’s Examination System
The Examination Board of Authorised Translators grants the right to practise as an authorised translator upon application. You can demonstrate your skills by taking the Authorised Translator's Examination.
Civil Service Language Proficiency Certificates (VKT)
If you work or want to work in public administration you can prove your skills in Finnish or Swedish with the Civil Service Language Proficiency Certificate.