Millions of children throughout the world are learning English. Starting young gives them a head start with language skills that they will need throughout their education, in their working lives and many leisure activities. The Young Learners English Tests from Cambridge ESOL are an excellent and fun way of motivating children to learn English. They help children to build confidence as they make progress, providing a gentle introduction to public exams. Designed for children between the ages of 7 and 12, Young Learners English Tests are available at three levels (Starters, Movers and Flyers).
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 imitates real-life situations, and it is appropriate for learners whose knowledge of English language skills is at a basic level, needed for travelling to English speaking countries.
is an intermediate level qualification in English. It is set at Level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It shows that you can use English to communicate in expected situations with native speakers and at work, for everyday purposes. Except for the main language skills – reading, writing, listening, and speaking – PET also checks grammar and vocabulary to assess the abilities of students to communicate in English in real life situations .
is an intermediate level Cambridge ESOL exam, at level B2 of the Council of Europe's Common European Framework. Learners at this level can expect to be able to work or study in an English speaking environment and cope easily as tourists in an English speaking country. This certificate is widely accepted for commercial and preliminary academic purposes in the UK and throughout the world. It often takes 500-600 hours of active studying to pass the exam.
is the first of the two highest levels Cambridge ESOL exams at C1 level. Learners are expected to use English confidently in most of demanding work and study situations in English speaking countries. CAE is acknowledged certificate in most universities and colleges in Britain, as in many other institutions in the world including employers.
is our most advanced exam, for learners who have achieved an extremely high level of skill in the English language. C2 is the level of English needed to study demanding subjects at the highest levels, including postgraduate and PhD programmes, lead on complex and challenging research projects, negotiate and persuade effectively at senior management level in international business settings. It shows that you have mastered English to an exceptional level. Your certificate is proof of your ability to use English with fluency and sophistication at a level approaching that of a native speaker.