- A grade of at least 104 in the English section of the psychometric test is required for all programs. For Medicine and the double degrees with medicine, a grade of at least 120 is required. Candidates for Medicine and the double degrees with Medicine with a grade lower than 600 cannot be accepted to medicine even if their SEHEM is suitable.
- The English placement level is determined by the English part of the psychometric test, the AMIR test grade or the SAT English part ( in perveance years it was called "reading" section) or the ACT grade.
SAT English placement will be according to the following conversion table.
|Grade in SAT||Grade in ACT||Grade in Psychometric test||Level|
|670 and more||30 and moe||134-150||Exemption|
|521-600||22-26||104-119||Scientific English 2|
|520 and less||22 and less||103 and less||Can not be accepted to the Technion|
The "Amir" Test
Students may take the Amir test in order to try to improve their Psychometric Test grade in English. It is possible to take the Amir test more than once. The Technion accepts the highest grade, not necessarily the last grade, in this situation.
Students must have at least a Psychometric grade in English of 104 or a grade of 204 in the "Amir" test (English Proficiency Test), in order to register to the Technion. for medicine a grade of at least 120 is requrired or a grade of 220 in the "Amir" test.