Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT)

The Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) will be administered by U.S. Embassy Lilongwe on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Public Affairs Section (PAS) JFK American Center from 9:00am – 12:00pm. Registration for the FSOT test is open now and will close September 25, 2019.

To register for the FSOT, visit:

The FSOT is the entry exam for U.S. citizens interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers (FSO) with the U.S. Department of State.  The FSOT is an important part of the FSO selection process.  Further information about the Foreign Service selection process can be found at

Send FSOT-related questions to or contact HR Office at 01773166 extension 3356 and 3434.