Duolingo English Test Registration 2023: Check Duolingo Registration Process & Fees


Piyush Kohli

Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on Mar 13, 2023 22:37 IST

Duolingo Registration: Candidates looking to study abroad in countries like the US, Canada, UK, or any major English-speaking nation need to prove English language proficiency. Like IELTS, TOEFL or PTE candidates now have a choice to take another popular English language exam, the Duolingo English test. We have already covered preparation tips for the Duolingo exam. In this article, we will inform you everything about Duolingo English test registration. It is a completely online test, so, students can take it from anywhere, whether it is at home or the office. Test takers need not go to a test center or take an appointment to take the DET exam. Duolingo English test fee is $49 or INR 4047 (Approx) in India.

Duolingo English Test Registration

According to its conducting body, Duolingo is convenient, fast, and affordable. Candidates can register for the Duolingo English Test from anywhere in the world. As such, there are no restrictions on taking the DET exam. If the candidates are less than 13 years of age then they need to take their parents' permission for taking the Duolingo. You can register for the test just a few minutes before appearing for it. No specific dates are given by the conducting body for taking the Duolingo Exam. As such there are no specific requirements or restrictions for taking the Duolingo English test, however, students need to have certain equipment as mentioned by the conducting body.

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Duolingo English Test Requirements

  • A valid government ID like a passport, or driver’s license
  • A working computer
  • A well-lit room
  • A reliable internet connection

Hardware/Software requirements

  • A supported browser (Chrome or Opera)
  • A microphone
  • A front-facing camera
  • Speakers

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Duolingo English Test Registration Process

Candidates can register for the Duolingo exam from anywhere in the world through the Duolingo app. The test is fast and convenient and you can register for it a few minutes before taking the test. There are no particular Duolingo test dates, so, one can take it any day anytime. You need to pay the Duolingo registration fee of $49 to complete the registration process. Also, you need to make an online payment to register for the test.

Step 1: Visit the official website and go to ‘sign up’ to create an account by filling in your details

Duolingo English test
Step 2: Create an account by filling in all the necessary details
Duolingo English Test

Step 3: After creating an account, it takes you to the registration page where you can choose from different options to either 'Try the test', 'Purchase the test' or 'Take the test' as shown in the infographic below.

  • Try the test: You'll get a 15-min practice test to prepare for the Duolingo exam
  • Purchase the test: It allows you to buy the test and take it within the next 21 days whenever you'll be prepared for it
  • Take the test: If you want to take the test at the time of registration then you need to select this option. It allows you to take the test right after registering for it
Duolingo English test registration

Step 4: After finalizing the option you will be redirected to pay the Duolingo English test fee. You need to pay the Duolingo registration fee through any of the major credit cards or through PayPal.

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Duolingo English Test Rules

While going for Duolingo registration, test takers need to follow certain rules set by Duolingo's conducting body. In case the test taker violates the rules then Duolingo can take any stringent action considering the severity of the situation. They can either cancel your test, or invalidate your score, or the student can be permanently banned from taking the Duolingo exam.

  • A candidate must have a well-lit room
  • 60 minutes of free time
  • A reliable computer
  • A front-facing camera, a microphone, and speakers
  • The test-taker must be alone in the room
  • The test-takers ears and face must be clearly visible in the camera during the test
  • The test-takers are not allowed to talk to anyone during the test
  • The test-taker cannot access any other web browser during the test
  • The test-taker needs to look into the system and is not allowed to look away from the screen during the test

Duolingo English Test Registration Fee

Duolingo is designed to be a convenient, fast, and affordable test used to prove English language proficiency to get admission to an educational institution abroad. The Duolingo Test fees is $49 or INR 4032 (Approx) for any attempt. Candidates need to make payments online using any credit card or through PayPal.

Duolingo English Test Cancellation or Rescheduling

Candidates need to take the Duolingo test within 21 days of registering for the test. No refund is issued for candidates who do not attempt the test within 21 days of payment. So, make sure you take the test within this duration.

How to Remove Duolingo Blocked Account?

In case you're unable to log into your account due to some reason you will have to open a new account using a correct email ID. You won't be able to recover your old account with your email ID if the same is wrong or invalid. In case you're still having issues with your account or creating a new account, send a bug report to Duolingo support. From the drop-down list, click on 'I cannot access my account'. 

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Marchee Nyanh

2 months ago

I need the official email for the test

Reply to Marchee Nyanh


Aloysius Albertin

6 months ago

What is the official page to book the test?

Reply to Aloysius Albertin


Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

3 months ago

Hi, we have given the official page link in the above article.

I want to do Ms In USA, does writing Duolingo add value to my profile? and can I get admission to a good university by showing my Duolingo score?

Reply to mohammed samiullah


Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

7 months ago

Hi, just the Duolingo score won't be sufficient for securing admission to an MS program in the US. You need to fulfill all other requirements of the university.


parvinder kaur

9 months ago

After book the exam. How much days the exam is valid to attempt. Please reply me?

Reply to parvinder kaur


Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

9 months ago

Hi Parvinder, you need to take the exam within 21 days of purchase.



10 months ago

Is any of negative comment on Quora about Duolingo English test true ?

Reply to Aman


Piyush KohliStudy Abroad Expert

10 months ago

Hi Aman, someone may have negative experience but if the university is accepting Duolingo marks then you can take the exam.

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