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Cambridge English exam

Cambridge ESOL is the part of the University of Cambridge that provides qualifications for learners of English. The exams are well known for their quality assessment of real English, as used in everyday work, study and leisure situations. Cambridge ESOL is a leading awarding body for qualifications relating to English for speakers of other languages.

We are the fourth largest centre in the UK. More than 1,500 people take their Cambridge ESOL exams at the University of Westminster each year.

How to apply

Apply online

Important Note: If you are taking the Cambridge English Exam for UK Immigration purposes you must use a current passport. No other ID will be accepted.

Cancellations and Transfers: All requests to cancel or transfer your exam must be made in writing to cambridgeexams@westminster.ac.uk by the closing date and are subject to a £40 admin fee. No cancellations or transfers can be made after the closing date.

SPECIAL OFFER: All candidates who register to take the CAE Paper Based on the 11 June 2014 will be offered a FREE CPE Paper Based test on the 12 June 2014. All candidates who register on the CPE Paper Based on the 12 June will be offered a FREE CAE Paper Based test on the 11th June. All candidates who take up this offer and complete both tests will also receive an Amazon voucher to the value of £20!

To take advantage of this offer simply register and pay for either the CAE Paper Based test on the 11 June 2014 or the CPE Paper Based test on the 12 June 2014 by clicking on the 'Apply online' button. You then will receive an email from us asking us if you wish to also register for the other test.

Cambridge English exam dates

Examination Application
Fee Closing Date Exam Date Speaking Window Results Window Cetification
Proficiency (CPE) Paper based
£125 15 April 2014 10 May 2014 102 May - 11 May 2014 09 June - 23 June 2014 30 June 2014
First (FCE) Paper based
£115 23 May 2014 26 June 2014 13 June - 29 June 2014 24 July - 07 August 2014 14 August 2014
Advance (CAE) Paper based
£120 01 May 2014 11 June 2014 23 May - 15 June 2014 09 July - 23 July 2014 30 July 2014
Proficiency (CPE) Paper based
£125 02 May 2014 12 June 2014 23 May - 15 June 2014 10 July - 24 July 2014 31 July 2014
First (FCE) Computer based
£115 23 May 2014 06 June 2014 31 May - 08 June 2014 20 June 2014 27 June 2014
Proficiency (CPE) Computer based
£125 04 July 2014 12July 2014 05 July - 13 July 2014 25 July 2014 01 August 2014

Students who have registered for a Cambridge Exam Course with Westminster are entitled to half price exam fees (FCE - £57.50, CAE - £60.00, CPE - £62.50) 

Cambridge Exam Preparation Course

The University of Westminster offers a range of short courses to prepare you for the Cambridge ESOL exams. Please follow the link to find out more about our Cambridge Exam Courses.

Contact Details

Cambridge Examinations
32-38 Wells Street
London
W1T 3UW

F: +44 (0) 20 3506 9900
E: cambridgeexams@westminster.ac.uk