October 18, 2021 Placement Make-up Exam

To the attention of students who have missed the online Placement Exam administered on September 27-28, 2021,

An online Make-up Placement Exam will be delivered through the ELMA platform on October 18, 2021 for only those who have not taken the previous placement exam on September 27-28, 2021 . The exam will take 2 hours and it will available between 15:00-20:00. You cannot stop the timer once you start the exam. Students wishing to take the exam are required to create a Help Ticket through these steps by 17:00 on October 15, 2021 (Friday):

http://yardim.itu.edu.tr/  > Yardım Bileti Oluşturun > Yabancı Diller Yüksekokulu > Düzey Belirleme Sınavı Telafisi

The Make-up Placement Exam will be assigned to the ELMA accounts of ONLY the students who have not taken the previous placement exam.

Click here for the steps that you must follow to create an account on Elma.

Technical Requirements

 ·       You must use the up-to-date version of Chrome browser on your computer to take the exam.

·       You must allow pop-ups in Chrome. Click here for the relevant instructions.

·       The exam must be open only on one window at a time. If you encounter any problems (page not fully loading, connection problems, power cuts. etc.) close the exam window that is open and login again to continue where you left off.

·       You mustn’t use VPN connection.

 Exam Rules

 ·      The exam will be accessible from 15:00 to 20.00 on October 18th, 2021.

·       If you cannot complete your exam by the end of the exam time, the answers you have provided up to then will be automatically saved.

·      The interface of the exam platform is English.

·      It is not possible to return to the skipped questions in the exam. During the Reading Section reading text will be displayed for each question.

·      If a student is disconnected for technical reasons such as power or internet outage, if they can re-enter the system, they will be able to continue the exam from where they left off.

·      The data recorded during the exam will be analyzed by data processing methods and, if necessary, by the authorized commission of the university. If behaviors that do not comply with student stance such as cheating, deception or fraud, misleading, etc. are detected, the exams of the  relevant students will be deemed invalid and they will be treated according to the Student Disciplinary Regulations of Higher Education Institutions

·      The students who have taken the exam are assumed to have accepted the exam rules.

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