Your teachers will advise you on the best exam for you.

You can also take the Cambridge English test. to assess your approximate level. 

Some students choose to take one of the exams below:

KET Key English Test
A2 (Elementary level)
4 times per year
PET Preliminary English Test
B1 (Intermediate level)
4 times per year
FCE First Certificate in English
B2 (Upper intermediate level)
4 times per year
CAE Certificate of Advanced English
C1 (Advanced)
4 times per year
CPE Certificate of Proficiency in English
C2 (Proficient)
3 times per year 
IELTS International English Language Testing System
(for entry to UK universities, Intermediate to Advanced levels)

For more information on the Cambridge exams, and dates for this year, please visit or Anglia Ruskin IELTS Centre.

If you are taking an exam:

  • The Intensive English course is the most suitable course for you
  • The Exams Officer at the school will give you an exam pack and any advice on the best exam for you
  • Some exam practice can be done in class and you will need to study in your own time as well
  • Our library has a range of exam material so that you can practise different parts of the exam
  • You can take a mock exam at the school before you take the real exam
  • You need to register for the Cambridge exams at least two months before the exam date. IELTS registration is 2 weeks before the exam, depending on availability. For more information on IELTS, dates and availability please visit the Anglia Ruskin University IELTS information page.
  • The school office can enter you for exams
  • Your exam fees are NOT included in the price of your course

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