WJEC Examinations - Welsh for Adults
How to register?
You can register to sit the 2023 Welsh exams by contacting your course provider.
The deadline to register for January 2023 exam is 8 December 2022.
The deadline to register for Summer 2023 exams is 1 March 2023.
Private candidates can still register for an exam but will incur a fee.
For more information please contact your course provider.
2023 Examination Dates
|Mynediad (Entry)||Friday, 27/01/2023|
Closing date for the January examination is 8 December 2022.
The dates for the Summer 2023 Exams are:
|Mynediad - Entry Summer (Day)||Wednesday, 14/06/2023|
|Mynediad - Entry Summer (Evening)||Thursday evening, 15/06/2023|
|Sylfaen - Foundation||Friday, 23/06/2023|
|Canolradd - Intermediate||Friday, 16/06/2023|
|Uwch - Advanced||Thursday, 21/06/2023 and 22/06/2023|
The closing date for the Summer examinations is 1 March 2023.
What is the cost?
If you are learning on a course run by a Learn Welsh course provider, the exams are free.
Otherwise, you must register as a private applicant and there will be a fee to be paid.
If in doubt, contact your local exam centre.
2023 Booklets for candidates
The suite gives candidates an opportunity to show their ability in speaking, listening, reading and writing Welsh - at different levels. Qualifications can be gained by sitting examinations on specific days; they are open to adults who have learnt Welsh as a second language or who are currently learning.
The qualifications are for people learning in evening or daytime classes, on intensive courses or on workplace courses. You don't have to be enrolled in a class in order to sit an exam, nor to have taken the lower level exams first.
The framework in the table below shows how the qualifications relate to the National Qualifications Framework and to the ALTE/CEFR framework.
|Qualification||Level in the Framework||Framework of Reference (CEFR)|
|Mynediad / Entry||Mynediad||A1|
|Sylfaen / Foundation||1||A2|
|Canolradd / Intermediate||2||B1|
|Uwch / Advanced||3||B2|