Cambridge Assessment‏‎ – UCLES

How To Teach English, Qualifications for Students

Cambridge Assessment is the brand name of UCLES or the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate which is a non-teaching department of Cambridge University.

Cambridge Assessment is responsible for setting and grading a number of international English examinations. UCLES started in 1858 with their Proficiency in English examination introduced in 1913.

Cambridge ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) is part of Cambridge Assessment and runs the following examinations:

General English

General English – Modular Assessment

Business English

English for Young Learners

IELTS

  • IELTS – International English Language Testing System

Qualifications for Teachers

See Also

Learner Levels – to compare the level of Cambridge exams with other exam bodies.

External Links

Cambridge Assessment – official website.

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