Preparation for International Exams

ENGLISH: International Exams

KET (Key English Test) is the first level Cambridge ESOL exam, at level A2 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework. KET recognises your ability to cope with everyday written and spoken communications at a basic level. This exam presents real life situations and it is designed for learners who have basic English skills, of the kind needed when travelling in English speaking countries.

PET (Preliminary English Test) is the second level Cambridge ESOL exam at level B1 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework for people who can use everyday written and spoken English at an intermediate level. PET reflects the use of language in real life, such as understanding signs and announcements, and is accepted by many employers as proof of ability to use English in clerical, secretarial or managerial jobs.

FCE (Cambridge Exam B2 level) FCE is an exam at level B2 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework for people who can use everyday written and spoken English at an upper-intermediate level. It is an ideal exam for people who want to use English for work or study purposes. 

CAE  (Cambridge Exam C1 level) CAE is an exam for advanced users of English. This exam is aimed at people who can use written and spoken English for most professional and social purposes. It is widely recognised for work or study purposes.

CPE (Cambridge Exam C2 level) for teachers.

 Business English from BEC 1 and BEC 2 Business English Cambridge Exams of different levels

A college student or young professional can test and develop their skills for the workplace by taking the Cambridge Business English Certificate (BEC) or BULATS.

 

IELTS (the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test can help you to meet English language requirements for college entry and visa processing for the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the US)

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TOEFL The Test of English as a Foreign Language evaluates the ability of an individual to use and understand English in an academic setting. It sometimes is an admission requirement for non-native English speakers at many English-speaking colleges and universities. Additionally, institutions such as government agencies, licensing bodies, businesses, or scholarship programs may require this test.

 

ILEC (International Legal English Certificate) is a new examination developed by Cambridge ESOL together with Translegal, Europe’s leading firm of lawyer-linguists. It is set at Levels B2 and C1 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework. ILEC is recognised by a number of European associations of law students and lawyers. 

 

 

 

ICFE (International Certificate in Financial English) is a new examination developed by Cambridge ESOL together with ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), a leading international accountancy body. Cambridge ICFE is the right exam for you if you have a good working knowledge of English and want to develop those skills to work in accountancy or finance. For the finance professional who already has an established and successful career, it can be used to validate their English language skills in a finance context. It is set at Levels B2 and C1 of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework and assesses language skills in an international finance and accounting context.