Please note that due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, many institutions have suspended on-campus instruction and are holding classes online until further notice. Due to increased travel restrictions, reduced visa services and public health quarantines, study abroad options may be affected. ApplyESL recommends contacting your program of interest and local embassy or consulate to obtain the latest updates.
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Tests for Measuring English Skills

What are the Cambridge English Examinations?

The Cambridge EFL Examinations are the test of English language run by the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES), one of the worlds largest and best known educational assessment agencies. On this examination, any nonnative speaker can test all four language skills - listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Recognized worldwide, the Cambridge exams are taken by more than a half-million people each year. Students take the Cambridge English Examinations to demonstrate their English ability level to universities and employers in Britain, North America, Australia, and New Zealand. There are different types of examinations available, each testing a different area of the English language. For example, there are examinations which test ability levels of general English, business English, English for academic purposes, certificates and diplomas for teachers, and English for young learners.