Home >Global Connections> Cambridge English Language Assessment

Cambridge English Language Assessment

Cambridge English Language Assessment

Why Cambridge English?

Cambridge for Schools is specially designed to develop English Skills for the future by placing excellence at the heart for learning and assessment. Cambridge English Language Assessment is a part of the University Of Cambridge. It provides the most valuable range of qualifications for the young and preliminary learners of English.

Cambridge English is driven by world-class research and a profound commitment of

  • delivering educational excellence
  • providing increased opportunities for learners
  • promoting language learning to benefit society as a whole.

Objective of Introducing Cambridge at School

Cambridge English Language Assessment was introduced for the students of grades 1 to 9 ( age group of 5 to 14) with an objective of bringing in more confidence in the children towards the various skills of linguistics that would pave way for a better empirical learning experience.

Objective of Introducing Cambridge at School

  • The tests are aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) – the international standard for describing language skills.
  • All candidates are tested according to the same international standards and receive a certificate from Cambridge Language Assessment.

Benefits of Cambridge English Exams

“Giving children a head start in English”

Young Learners English (YLE) is a series of fun, motivating English language tests, aimed at children in primary and lower-secondary education (graders 1 to 5). There are three activity-based tests – Starters, Movers and Flyers. This gives students a clear path to improve in English.

Cambridge English: Young Learners gives children

  • The motivation to learn English.
  • The skills they need – reading, writing, listening & speaking.
  • The confidence in using the English they already know.
  • The poise to progress to higher levels.

Cambridge English: KET, also known as the Key English Test , is the lowest level General English exam in the Cambridge English range taken by the students of grades 6 & 7.

Cambridge English: PET, also known as the Preliminary English Test (PET) is an English qualification at intermediate level taken by the students of grades 8 & 9.

Cambridge English: KET & PET for School children

  • The opportunity to demonstrate the improvement in their English.
  • The skills they need for real life situations – in reading, writing, listening & speaking.
  • The motivation to progress to higher levels.

View Gallery