Before the exam
How do I register for a Cambridge English exam?
You can register through a language school, or individually by going to the Exam Dates.
When do I have to pay for the exam?
You have to pay before the registration deadline and attach proof of executed payment with your registration documents. These documents must be sent to the Centre as per Entry Conditions.
How many types of Cambridge English exams are there?
Cambridge English offers English language qualifications for learners at all levels and in all contexts (e.g. English for Young Learners, Business English, and General English) and a suite of internationally recognised English language teaching awards. For a full list of Cambridge English exams go to Cambridge English UK
Do I need to follow a course to take the exams?
No. Although most candidates do follow a course before taking the exam, it is not a requirement.
What materials can I use to study for my Cambridge English exam?
If you are looking for books and materials to help you prepare for Cambridge English exams, there is a huge range available. Click here for a list of publishers that offer materials related to the Cambridge English exams. For more details, please contact the publisher direct.
Can I take a Cambridge English exam if I have any specific physical or learning difficulty?
Yes, the Centre is happy to make provisions to help candidates with special needs. More information
Can I choose my partner for the Speaking Test?
Yes. However, the Centre cannot guarantee your choice of partner.
Can I choose any day for my Speaking Test?
No. The Centre specifies the day/date of the Speaking Test.
Can I change the date of my Speaking Test AFTER I have received my Exam Timetable?
Yes, only if the Centre considers the reason for change to be a valid one. You will be charged an administration fee of CHF 150.00 for the change.