Why choose Cambridge English for Schools exams?

Throughout the world English is recognised as an essential skill, and is an important part of language learning in primary and secondary schools.

  • Improve your students’ English one step at a time. Your students can build confidence progressively – our exams start at beginner level and go through to higher-level exams.
  • Enhance your school’s reputation. Our exams show that your school meets international standards.
  • Offer your students internationally accepted certificates. Our exams are accepted by over 20,000 organisations worldwide, so students can show universities and future employers what they can do in English.

 The right choice for your school

Cambridge English for Schools exams are designed to motivate students at primary and secondary school. They are a way for your students to build confidence step by step.

Topics and tasks are chosen to appeal to students’ interests, and our exams cover all four language skills – reading, writing, listening and speaking. This helps your students develop the skills they need to make friends, study and work in English in the future.

Exam CEFR Level

About the exam
Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE) Pre-A1, A1, A2 Three fun, activity-based tests designed to motivate children and show how they progress in learning English.
Cambridge English: Key (KET) for Schools A2 Shows that students can use everyday English at a basic level.
Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools B1 Shows that students have mastered the basics.
Cambridge English: First (FCE) for Schools B2 Gives students the confidence to use their English in the real world.

When students are leaving school, we have further exams to help them take their English to the highest level:

Exam CEFR Level

About the exam
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) C1 The internationally recognised standard to study and work in English-speaking countries.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) C2 Proves that students can communicate with the fluency of a highly competent English speaker.

If you want to offer Cambridge English exams you can become a Cambridge English preparation centre. There are lots of benefits to becoming a preparation centre including access to Cambridge English Online, our website for preparation centres full of support, news and information.

For more information on proposing the Cambridge English Exams in your school, please contact Tina Munnings on 04 79 37 19 78 or by email at info@jeunes-diplomates.com.