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Why Cambridge English
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The Cambridge English Scale is used to report results for our qualifications and tests. The scores provide a detailed understanding of the candidate’s level. They are also consistent across the different exams, making it easy to compare results and understand progress from one level to the next.
*Linguaskill reports up to a maximum score of 180+ , which equates to C1 (or above) on the CEFR scale.
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The Cambridge English Scale was built on our existing results reporting and years of research, and has been designed to complement the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
For guidance on converting practice test scores to Cambridge English Scale scores, download our guide for teachers: The Cambridge English Scale explained.
For more detailed information about Cambridge English Scale results for particular exams, please see the results pages for:
There may be times when it is useful to know how a CEFR level, IELTS band score or old standardised score compares to a Cambridge English Scale score.
Our score converter tool can help you. Simply select what type of score you’d like to convert from, input the value and the tool will tell you what the equivalent Cambridge English Scale score is. You can also use the tool to convert from scores on the Cambridge English Scale back to CEFR Levels, IELTS band scores or old standardised scores.
You can embed the Cambridge English Scale score converter on your website, simply copy and paste the code below into your website: