FLPT Recognition

Government agencies and universities in Taiwan utilize the FLPT for the following purposes:

Recruitment of employees

  • The Taiwan External Trade Development Council – screening of job applicants
  • The Ministry of National Defense – recruitment of professional military officers

Selection of candidates

  • The Ministry of Education (MOE) – selection of qualified students and teachers for government sponsored study overseas
  • The Civil Service Protection and Training Commission – selection of civil servants for overseas training
  • National Taiwan University and other higher education institutions – selection of local students for international exchange programs

Promotion of current staff members

  • The Central Personnel Administration – certification of language abilities for civil servants seeking promotion

Graduation Requirement

  • Wenzao Ursuline College of Languages and other higher education institutions – exit requirement for foreign language majors


  • The Testing Center for Technological and Vocational Education – recognizing and recommending the FLPT to students and faculty members of technological and vocational colleges

Other test users

  • The Ministry of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Transportation and Communications, Taiwan Power Company, Chunghwa Telecom, the Chinese Petroleum Corporation, and many public and private banks.