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Cambridge English Language Assessment
Why Cambridge English?
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As world leaders in the field of language assessment, we place quality and fairness at the centre of everything we do.
Our systems and processes for designing, developing and delivering examinations and assessment services are certified as meeting the internationally recognised ISO 9001 standard for quality management.
In developing our exams we refer continually to two independent and international frameworks for describing language ability:
Together they make it easy for people to understand their level of ability and the kind of exam that they need.
We work closely with key organisations to further advance knowledge about language learning and assessment and to develop international standards that are transparent to all:
Because Cambridge English Language Assessment is a department of a not-for-profit organisation, it is perhaps unique in sharing the findings of much of its research with other academics and specialists in the language testing community.
The purpose of all of our reviews is to ensure that all of our exams are relevant, reliable, accurate and meet the needs of test takers. Continuously reviewing and improving our exams means we can take account of:
We review and update all of our exams regularly to ensure they meet the needs of teachers and learners and reflect the latest research into language learning and assessment.
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