MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery)

MELAB​The MELAB evaluates advanced-level English language competency of adult nonnative speakers of English. The MELAB is intended for:

  • Students applying to United States, Canadian, British and other educational institutions where the language of instruction is English.
  • Professionals who need English for work or training purposes
  • Any interested in obtaining a general assessment of their English language proficiency for educational or employment opportunities.

To register complete the MELAB Official Identification Form and submit it along with payment to the Computer Based Testing Center.

Registration due dates and testing dates are listed below:


​MELAB Testing Date
Registration Due Dates
​January 28, 2017
​January 5, 2017
​February 25, 2017
February 2, 2017
​March 25, 2017
​March 3, 2017
​April 21, 2017
​March 30, 2017
​June 23, 2017
June 1, 2017
​July 22, 2017
​June 29, 2017
​August 18, 2017
​July 27, 2017
​September 23, 2017
​August 31, 2017
​October 20, 2017
​September 28, 2017
November 18, 2017
October 26, 2017
December 1, 2017
November 9, 2017