Testing Practice Office
The office is in charge of planning and executing
all types of test. It comprises three Sections: Administration and Planning
Section and General Affairs Section.
 Testing Administration Section:
[i] to formulate and adapt the rules for test enrollment
[ii] to plan and implement the procedure of enrollment and test execution,
[iii] to plan, monitor, execute, research, review and improve the test
administration of each test districts.
 General Administration Section:
[i] to compile the annual reports on test administration,
[ii] to print test booklets,
[iii] to examine and improve the printing process.
The office serves to facilitate the coordination
and communication among the offices in the center and to hold meetings.
The two sections in the office are Administrative Affairs Section and
General Maintenance Section: administration unit, and general affair unit.
 Administrative Affairs Section:
[i] to schedule internal meetings,
[ii] to hold coordinative meetings between TCTE and the boards or councils
associated with TVE college entrance,
[iii] be responsible for staff employment, supervision, and assessment,
[iv] release important information and make contact with other agencies
 General Affairs Section:
to handle affairs related to purchase, maintenance,
file and document management, and disbursement and receipt.
Research and Development Office
The office is in charge of test question designing
and improving the TVE joint college entrance examination. It comprises
two sections: Test Development Section and Planning and Research Section.
 Test Development Section:
[i] to develop tests for both the two-year and four-year
TVE college entrance examinations,
[ii] to construct the item banks,
[iii] to enhance test quality, analyze items, explore new item types,
and refine testing techniques,
[iv] to prepare potential test developers, and to hold conferences or
workshops on testing. The major task is to provide specialized and reliable
screening instrument for TVE colleges.
 Planning and Research Section:
[i] to design guidelines of test development for
the TVE joint college entrance examination,
[ii] to assess the feasibility of re-defining subject categories and of
developing basic test subjects that can be applied to different categories,
[iii] to plan and assess the feasibility of holding the entrance exam
more than once a year.
[i] to manage the database and item bank, and to
construct and maintain the website,
[ii] to process information concerning registration, test administration,
[iii] to re-issue test reports as requested by individual test takers,
[iv] to provide test reports for institutions participating in the TVE
joint college entrance examination.
The office makes budget plans, financial reports,
and fiscal analysis.