Cambridge english qualifications

Cambridge B2 First (FCE) Exam

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What you need to know about the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam

The Cambridge B2 First (FCE) certificate shows you can

  • have clear and effective communication;
  • be informed with current news;
  • write clear and precise English, as well as express your opinions and understand different points of view;
  • write letters, reports, stories and many other types of texts.

The Cambridge B2 First (FCE) certificate shows you can

  • have clear and effective communication;
  • be informed with current news;
  • write clear and precise English, as well as express your opinions and understand different points of view;
  • write letters, reports, stories and many other types of texts.

Reasons for taking the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam

  • It is recognized in various educational institutions to take basic/preparatory/primary courses in English-speaking countries.
  • It is recognized in several university institutions to carry out programs taught in English.

Exam format

B2 First is a test of all areas of language ability.

The updated exam (for exam sessions from January 2015) is made up of four papers developed to test your English language skills. You can see exactly what’s in each paper below.

The Speaking test is taken face to face, with two candidates and two examiners. This creates a more realistic and reliable measure of your ability to use English to communicate.

PaperContentPurpose
Reading and Use of English (1 hour 15 minutes)
See sample paper
7 parts/52 questionsShows you can deal confidently with different types of text, such as fiction, newspapers and magazines. Tests your use of English with tasks that show how well you can control your grammar and vocabulary.
Пишу
(1 hour 20 minutes)
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2 partsRequires you to be able to produce two different pieces of writing, such as letters, reports, reviews and essays.
Listening
(about 40 minutes)
See sample paper
4 parts/30 questionsRequires you to be able to follow and understand a range of spoken materials, such as news programmes, presentations and everyday conversations.
Говорящий
(14 minutes per pair of candidates)
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4 partsTests your ability to communicate effectively in face to face situations. You will take the Speaking test with one or two other candidates.

How do I prepare for the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam?

LANGCOM offers you online and face-to-face preparation for the Cambridge B2 First exam, in group and private classes, and 98% of the students we prepare obtain the certification they prepared for.

When can I take the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam?

Exams Calendar

 

ExamRegistration untilExam date
B2 First (FCE)Monday, 18 JulFriday, 29 Jul
Monday, 12 SepFriday, 23 Sep
Tuesday, 4 OctSaturday, 15 Oct
Monday, 7 NovFriday, 18 Nov
Tuesday, 22 NovSaturday, 3 Dec

 

How much does the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam cost?

General public

(1 candidate)

S/.719

S/.749

To take the exam in Huaraz or Lima

Applicable in Peru only

Groups

(4+ candidates)

200$

214$

To take the exam in Huaraz or Lima

Applicable in Peru only

Langcom Students

СВОБОДНО

For those who have taken the complete English program up to B2 Upper-Intermediate and Cambridge B2 First.
Applicable worldwide

Notes

1Note: Prices are referential, so they can be modified at any time.

* The Cambridge exam is free for LANGCOM students who have taken the whole English program, from A2 Beginner until B2 Upper-Intermediate and the preparation for the Cambridge B2 First (FCE) exam, in the face-to-face, blended or online modality of either the Expert or Expert Plus plans.

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When will I receive my Cambridge certificate?

Digital exam results: 6-8 weeks after the paper based exam. (The exact date is recorded in the COE document: Confirmation of Entry, which is sent to each candidate after the registration closes).
Delivery of physical certificates: 2 weeks after the publication of digital results.

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Pick up location: Langcom, 959 Luzuriaga Ave., Belén, Huaraz.
  • Personal delivery with the presentation of a valid ID or original passport. Collection by third parties must be authorized by the candidate by writing to the email: [email protected].