We prepare you for the English exam

Get ready for the Cambridge Certificate or IELTS certificate in an inspiring environment.

Find out more ยป

Exam Preparation Courses in London

Cambridge Certificate, IELTS

A significant number of individuals require successful completion of a specific English exam to facilitate immigration, secure admission to universities, or land internships and job opportunities. Moreover, many people opt for exam preparation courses due to their well-structured nature and ability to enhance language studies.

Exam preparation course Goals

  • Preparing students according to the curriculum of major exams
  • Building a foundation on core topics to understand grammatical relations
  • Flexible course structure based on individual teachers and students.

Participating in an exam preparation course proves beneficial as it helps you acquire essential qualifications, making you well-suited for university admission and career advancement. Our exam preparation courses are designed to prepare you for internationally recognized exams, including official Cambridge or IELTS.

We offer long-term preparation courses lasting 12 weeks for Cambridge EFL exams and IELTS at Edwards Language School (available on request). Your teacher will not only focus on improving grammar, vocabulary, speaking, and listening skills but also offer guidance on specific exam strategies and techniques.

Cambridge Certificate Examinations overview

The Cambridge Preliminary English Test (PET) acknowledges proficiency in everyday written and spoken communication, demonstrating the ability to handle predictable language situations, comprehend simple texts, and write basic personal letters.

The Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE) validates the capacity to confidently engage in various written and spoken communication. Successful candidates exhibit a broad vocabulary range, skill in constructing arguments, and adaptability in using appropriate communication styles across diverse situations.

The Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) represents an advanced level of examination, suitable for learners with English proficiency sufficient for most purposes. Achieving success at this level demonstrates effective English language usage and confident performance in social, professional, and higher educational contexts.

The Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) stands as the highest level among the Cambridge exams and holds global recognition by universities and employers. CPE is intended for learners who have attained a high level of language skills, approaching a standard of English akin to that of a native speaker.

The Certificate We Offer

Upon completion of the language course, each participant is awarded a certificate, serving as evidence of the level they have studied at. Official exam certificates ands results will be issued after exam is taken. The Sprachcaffe certificate aligns with the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), ensuring international comparability and providing all essential information for assessment and recognition worldwide.

Our Proficiency Evaluation

Unsure about your current level of English proficiency? Don't Worry! At Sprachcaffe, we provide an online placement test to determine your language level before forming learning groups. This ensures that students with similar language abilities are grouped together. Additionally, we offer an online language test for you to assess your proficiency independently, allowing you to gauge your skills accurately.

Optimal Study Period for Language Learning

Refer to the table provided below to determine the ideal course duration for reaching your desired language proficiency. Keep in mind that the table is derived from our intensive 30-lessons-per-week course. Individual results may differ based on personal aptitude, age, and prior language exposure. If you're uncertain about the appropriate course selection, don't hesitate to get in touch with us. In this overview, the beginner level is denoted as A0.

Current level & goals: A0 A1 A2 B1 B2 C1 C2  
Optimise conversation: Ideal if you want to learn to speak clearly and answer simple questions. 4 2 - - - - - Recommended course duration (weeks)
Enrich basic knowledge: The qualification to understand contexts better and make targeted statements. 6 4 2 - - - - Recommended course duration (weeks)
Expand progress: Become proficient in presenting facts in multiple ways, work with native speakers and understand newspaper articles. 12 6 4 2 - - - Recommended course duration (weeks)
Increase confidence: You can conduct complicated negotiations and incorporate your language skills into reports and presentations. 24 12 6 4 2 - - Recommended course duration (weeks)
Strengthen solidity: Increase your confidence even further. Follow conversations naturally and write reports effortlessly. 48 24 12 6 4 2 - Recommended course duration (weeks)
Achieve perfection: Refine your style, learn to discuss, and negotiate at native level. โˆž 48 24 12 6 4 2 Recommended course duration (weeks)

IELTS overview

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a standardized examination mainly employed for university admission (Academic Paper) and immigration purposes (General Paper). Regardless of one's proficiency level, individuals can take this exam, as scores are categorized into bands ranging from 1 (non-user) to 9 (expert user). However, to enroll in a preparation course at Sprachcaffe, a minimum English proficiency level of B1 is required.

Unlock Your Potential in an English Exam Course

Designed for individuals with a solid foundation in English, exam preparation courses aim to enhance language skills and boost confidence in language usage. Alongside imparting valuable tips and strategies for effective exam readiness, these courses focus on improving both written and spoken English proficiency. By participating in such a course, you can identify and address any weak areas in your knowledge, working towards improvement. Moreover, the preparation course familiarizes you with the English exam format, instilling the much-needed assurance to excel in the exam confidently.

Interested in enhancing your English skills? Enroll now in Sprachcaffe's English course and continue to elevate your language proficiency with us.

Sign up for your English course now

Contact us !