Cambridge Assessment English
Cambridge Assessment English is a part of the University of Cambridge.
Cambridge Assessment English offers the world's leading range of qualifications for learners and teachers of English - taken by over 5.5 million people in 130 countries every year. Our expertise, gathered over 100 years of language learning and assessment, has led us to working with educational institutions and local and regional governments around the world. Certificates are accepted by over 25,000 organisations worldwide. They help people gain entrance to university or college, improve job prospects or measure progress in English.
Cambridge English Qualifications are aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: published by the Council of Europe. This internationally recognised framework describes language ability in a scale of levels which ranges from A1 for beginners to C2 for those who have mastered a language.
Our office is opened from Tuesday to Friday 10.00-15.00. Office is closed on Mondays.
NB! Novel Coronavirus Covid-19 guidance
Test takers can take part in the examination in accordance with the orders approved by the government. It is obligatory to wear a mask throughout the test.
The requirements that need to be filled in order to take part in the examination may change in accordance with the orders approved by the government!
Registration, Fees and Payment
Additional information is available here
Which exams can I take?
Tallinn University Centre For Internationals Examinations offers the Cambridge English Qualifications from level Pre A1 to C2. We also offer the possibility to take Teaching Knowledge Test.
Pre A1 Starters, A1 Movers and A2 Flyers are meant for young learners aged 6-12.
A2 Key, B1 Preliminary, B2 First, C1 Advanced and C2 Proficiency are meant for learners of any age.
For A2 Key, B1 Preliminary and B2 First examinations for Schools versions have been developed. These are specifically designed with candidates of a certain age in mind.
Some exams can be taken on a regular basis and others exams are offered to order (mainly lower level exams and TKT). If you cannot find an exam date for the exam you are interested in from our timetable, then don’t hesitate to contact us. There might be private sessions available which are not advertised on our website or we can add you to our waiting list.
Why should I take Cambridge English Qualifications?
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 25,000 organisations worldwide, many of them leaders in their fields. Search our database for a full list.
Passing a Cambridge English exam is not the end of the story — when you receive your certificate you open the door to a world of opportunities. Whatever you want to use your language skills for, the recognition which comes with our certificates will help you to turn your ambitions into reality:
• Living abroad
Employers and other organisations choose to recognise Cambridge English Qualifications because they know our certificates are reliable evidence of the skills they need. By recognising our certificates, they know they are saving time, money and making their selection processes easier.
You can also take B1 Preliminary, B2 First, C1 Advanced and C2 Proficiency examinations instead of national English examination in Estonia.
Cambridge English exams are aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages published by the Council of Europe. This internationally recognised framework describes language ability in a scale of levels which ranges from A1 for beginners to C2 for those who have mastered a language.
Our qualifications are plotted against the six levels of the framework: http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/images/126130-cefr-diagram.pdf
How long is my certificate valid for?
Cambridge English Qualifications certificates are valid for life.
However, individual institutions can choose how long to accept a results for. For example some institutions do not accept results that are more than 2 years old. Be sure to check the requirements with your institution.
When do I get my certificate?
Certificates are issued within three months of the exam, usually about three to four weeks after results are available on candidate website. When the certificates have arrived in our centre we will inform you via email with instructions.
What if I need to provide a proof of my results but I do not have a certificate?
Candidates who do not have their certificate and need to provide proof of their examination result to immigration and other government agencies, educational institutions or employers should refer them to the online Results Verification Service.
Instructions on how to send your results to a recognising organisation can be found here.
How can I prepare for my exam?
Before the exam day make yourself familiar with the exam format.
Throughout Cambridge Assessment English website you can find support materials for the preparation. Choose your examination from Exams and Tests to find exam specific preparation.
There is a wide range of free online activities for learners to practice English skills. Free resources for teachers include teaching resources, lesson plans as well as handbooks, sample papers and much more.
Our language courses are suitable for the preparation and use Cambridge English official preparation materials.