The Cambridge ESOL General English suite of exams has a wide choice of certificates reflecting the very different needs and abilities of people. The certificates cover basic exams for those beginning to learn English, through to advanced certificates for those who have attained a high level of fluency.
The exams are recognised around the world by thousands of employers, universities and government ministries as proof of ability to use English.
These certificates never expire, and will not need to be renewed – they are an achievement for life.
The FCE, CAE and CPE exams are used by employers, universities and governments worldwide to demonstrate upper intermediate to advanced levels of English proficiency.
- FCE: Upper intermediate level. Widely recognized by employers around the world. For more information please visit the exam homepage on the Cambridge website.
- CAE: Advanced level . Used by companies such as Microsoft, Airbus, IBM and Pricewaterhouse Coopers in their overseas offices. Read more about the test on Cambridge’s site.
- CPE: Cambridge’s most advanced exam. Aimed at people who are going to use English for professional or study purposes. Companies like Coca-Cola, IBM, Nestle, Sony, Procter & Gamble and Nokia recognise the value of CPE in their international locations. Learn more about this exam on the page at Cambridge’s website.