CAE: Cambridge English: Advanced, also known as Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), is a high-level qualification in English for demanding academic and professional situations.

Globally accepted by more than 3,000 universities, employers and government departments, it offers endless opportunities to study, work and live abroad.

Its in-depth approach encourages the development of real-world language skills and both teachers and learners are supported with a wealth of preparation materials.

Once you have passed your Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) test, you are set for success. You can prove to universities you are prepared for study, show employers you are ready to do business, and demonstrate to government and immigration officials that you qualify for a visa to enter the UK or Australia.

Cambridge English: Advanced is set at Level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for Languages. C1 is the level of English needed to:

  • Study in English at an advanced level
  • Work comfortably in a complex English Speaking environment
  • Live independently in an English speaking country

How test takers benefit:

  • Accepted as proof that you are a high achiever
    More than 3,000 businesses, government departments and other organisations around the world recognise Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE).
  • Learn excellent English for academic and professional success
    Stand out from the crowd with real-life skills which help you make the most of studying, working and living in English-speaking places.
  • Gain a certificate that gives you endless opportunities
    Once you have passed the exam, you are equipped to study courses taught in English anywhere in the world. You can also use it for student visa applications for the UK and Australia.
  • Improve your employment opportunities:
    In many countries, job applicants with strong English skills can get better jobs and earn more money than similar candidates without English skills.