The information on this page is for candidates whose application to take a given LCE has already been accepted and who have been assigned an application number.

Locating your assigned test centre

You will be assigned a test centre on the basis of the information provided in the profile section of your application unless you are doing a remote LCE. Have the application number you were given in your acceptance notice ready. Select the LCE to which you have applied from the menu. The test centres for that LCE will appear in a new window below. Scroll through them to find the one you have been assigned (the application numbers of invited candidates are listed under each test centre).

Select an examination:

Should you need to change your assigned centre (for example, because you have moved to another city or country), please contact the Examinations and Tests Section at

Notices for candidates

Information on the status of examinations and changes to the timing or content of examinations are posted here.

The following applicants have been invited to the part of the examination. See list of examinees
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Change in the date of the 2020 LCE for Spanish combined - Translators, Editors, and Verbatim Reporters now scheduled on Tuesday, 7 July. All invited candidates should have received the notification with more details about the date change from 29 May to Tuesday, 7 July.

The following applicants have been invited to the first written part of the examination.
See list of examinees

Detailed information on careers for language professionals at the UN and the content of LCEs, as well as tips for preparing for them, can be found on the UN Language Careers portal. Make sure you visit the pages in your target language as the information varies accordingly.

Last updated on 20 May 2020

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