Exam Information

Examination dates

The NOCN exams are held biannually, every May and December.

Submitting Applications

Applications to sit for the May exams are submitted in March, and in October for the December exams. The exact dates for submitting applications are announced at every exam window.

May 2022 Exams

Submission deadline: 01/03/2022 till Monday April 4, by 23:59

Late Entry applications will be accepted through the PALSO website until May 8, , with an additional charge of 25€.

Written Examination: Saturday May 28, 2022

Written Examination

B1 09:00 - 11:35
B2 14:00 - 16:35
C1 14:00 - 17:10
C2 09:00 - 12:10

Oral Examination
Saturday and / or Sunday

ATTICA Sunday May 28-29, 2022
CHIOS Saturday May 28, 2022
THE REST OF GREECE 21st or 22nd or 21st & 22nd of May, or 28th or 29thorή 28th & 29th of May, or 4th or 5th or 4th & 5th of June

Examination Fees

B1 90 € 115 € FREE OF CHARGE
B2 175 € 200 € FREE OF CHARGE
C1 185 € 210 € FREE OF CHARGE
C2 195 € 220 € FREE OF CHARGE

As of the May 2022 examination window, Refer candidates that apply for the exams but do not attend, are entitled to re-sit the exam FREE OF CHARGE only after sending PALSO all necessary documents issued from a public institution.

In the event of unjustified absence, candidates have the right to re-sit the exam, with an additional cost of 25€ per skill for level B1, and 40€ per skill for levels B2, C1 and C2.

Examination Fees Deposit

Bank: Piraeus

Account: 6551-102029-397

Iban: GR14 0171 5510 0065 5110 2029 397

Account Holder Name: POIKXG (PALSO)

IMPORTANT:The depositor’s details (e.g., the name of the Foreign Language School, OR the candidate’s name for independent entries), along with the «NOCN EXAM + AREA» under reason (e.g., NOCN EXAMS –ARKADIA) MUST be stated when making a deposit.