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Cambridge English exams (FCE, CAE, CPE)

Why Cambridge English?

Cambridge English exams are well-known for their quality assessment of real English, as used in everyday work, study and leisure situations. Cambridge English (formerly Cambridge ESOL) is a leading awarding body for qualifications relating to English for speakers of other languages. 15,000 universities, employers and governments around the world accept Cambridge English exams.

Why Westminster?

Our exam centre is based in central London, only a few minutes' walk from Oxford Circus and Warren Street underground stations. We are the fourth largest centre in the UK. More than 1,500 people take their Cambridge English exams at the University of Westminster each year.

We offer the Cambridge English: First (FCE), Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) exams.

How to apply

Please fill in our online enrolment form.

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If you are taking the Cambridge English exam for UK immigration purposes you must use a current passport. No other ID will be accepted.

Cambridge English exam dates

Exam date Exam Fee Closing date Speaking window Results window Certification
15 November 2014 Advanced (CAE) computer-based £125 7 November 2014 15 November 2014 28 November 2014 5 December 2014
22 November 2014 Proficiency (CPE) computer-based £130 14 November 2014 15 November 2014 5 December 2014 12 December 2014
6 December 2014 Advanced (CAE) paper-based £125 7 November 2014 21 November–7 December 2014 12–26 January 2015 2 February 2015
13 December 2014 First (FCE) paper-based £120 7 November 2014 21 November–14 December 2014 19 January–2 February 2015 9 February 2015
7 February 2015 Advanced (CAE) paper-based £125 14 January 2015 30 January–8 February 2015 6–20 March 2015 27 March 2015
21 February 2015  First (FCE) computer-based £120 11 February 2015 14–22 February 2015 6 March 2015 13 March 2015
7 March 2015 First (FCE) paper-based £120 4 February 2015 27 February–8 March 2015 7–21 April 2015 28 April 2015
7 March 2015 Proficiency (CPE) paper-based £130 4 February 2015 20 February–8 March 2015 7–21 April 2015 28 April 2015

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.

Cambridge English practice materials

Cambridge English practice materials

Practice materials available for the Cambridge English exams.

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

Frequestly asked questions about our Cambridge English exam.