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Our exams on the Cambridge English Scale
Cambridge English: First, Advanced and Proficiency began reporting results on the Cambridge English Scale in January 2015. From February 2016, Cambridge English: Key, Preliminary and Business Certificates will also report on the Scale.
The diagram below gives you an overview of where our exams sit on the scale and how they compare to one another, to IELTS and to the CEFR.
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The score converter below will help you to set your requirements.
If you already accept our exams, you can input your current requirement and it will give you the equivalent Cambridge English Scale score.
Similarly, if you accept IELTS, it’s now easier than ever to set an equivalent result. Simply input your IELTS requirement and the equivalent Cambridge English Scale score will be given.
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If you need any advice or guidance on setting your requirements, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be able to help.
You can use our comprehensive guide to using our exams to help you decide which exam to accept, and at what level.
Download our guide to setting admissions requirements.
For further information about the methodology and analysis that informs the comparison of results between IELTS, the Cambridge English Scale and our exams, read our guide The methodology behind the Cambridge English Scale.