English as a Foreign Language

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)

Location: Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Wells Street

The University of Westminster is a leading Cambridge Main Suite examination open centre in the UK. All examinations are held at the Regent Campus.

A certificate from Cambridge English tells people a great deal about you and what you can do. It is recognised as proof of your language abilities by more than 8,500 employers, universities and government bodies around the world.

Level: Advanced

4 hours a week 6 – 8pm Tuesday and Thursday


Course content

Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) is Cambridge ESOL’s most advanced exam. It is aimed at people who use English for professional or study purposes and are approaching the fluency and sophistication of an educated first language speaker.

The course will:

For more information about CPE, visit Cambridge English

Further information

You will receive a 50% discount on an exam fee after taking this course.

Fee payment policy
A non-refundable booking fee of £50 must be paid at the time of application. The full course fee, minus the £50 booking fee, must then be paid no later than 1 week before the course start date.

Refund policy
Requests to withdraw from the course must be made in writing no less than 1 week before the course start date in order for the course fees paid so far, minus the £50 booking fee, to be refunded. No money will be refunded for requests received less than 1 week before the course start date regardless of attendance on the course.

There are no more courses available for the academic year 2012/13.  Please check back during the summer months when we will advertise new dates for the start of the academic year 2013/14 in September.

Contact us

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Fred Magnusson
Programme Administrator for English as a Foreign Language
University of Westminster
32-38 Wells Street
London, W1T 3UW

+44 (0) 20 3506 9900

Summer accommodation

Need a place to stay while completing your course?

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Assess your English

If you are unsure of your English language level, you can assess your ability here.

Exam centre

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