About the Cambridge Preparation

The goal of the Cambridge Exam Preparation courses is simple; with our help, we want you to fulfil your potential, push your limits and get the best grade you can in the Key (KET), Preliminary (PET), First Certificate in English (FCE), Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) exams from Cambridge ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages).

As well as developing your English language skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking, your experienced teachers will prepare you for each individual section of the exam. You will focus on grammar and exam techniques and will develop your understanding and awareness of the English language through cultural activities and fluency practice. Practice and testing with exam papers is included as part of the course, making the ACE Cambridge course some of the best exam preparation Malta has to offer.

 

   
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Cambridge Preparation

Special Subjects
  • Group English Lessons 30 lessons per Week
  • Course subject Cambridge Preparation
  • Student's Age 18+
  • Levels Available B1 ~ C2
  • Max Students per Class 8
  • Min Students per Class 4*
  • Minimum Length 4** Weeks
  • Maximum Length 10 Weeks

* If less than four students are participating at a particular level then the amount of lessons will be reduced. Read more in our Terms and Conditions.

** Ideally, our courses start 8 weeks before the exam; however, due to time constraints, students who possess a B2 level of English or higher can opt to join 4 to 6 weeks before the next exam date.

These exams are internationally recognised and accepted by schools, universities and employers around the world. They can help you to gain entrance to university, improve your job prospects, and are a great way to demonstrate your written and spoken English skills. If you're ready to take on this challenge, then we are ready to train with you!

As soon as you want to put your skills to the test, you can sit the exams for Cambridge in Malta in March, June and December.

The Cambridge ESOL exams include:

  • KET - Basic English Test
  • PET - Preliminary English Test ( Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate Level)
  • FCE - First Certificate in English ( Intermediate and Upper-Intermediate Level)
  • CAE - Certificate in Advanced English ( Upper-Intermediate - Advanced Level)
  • CPE - Certificate of Proficiency in English (Advanced - Proficient Level) subject to demand

Our prices include

  • Course as booked
  • Course Materials
  • Online Placement Test
  • Welcome Pack
  • Student Card
  • Student Map
  • Mobile Phone SIM Card
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • School Internet Café
  • Weekly Student Welcome Parties
  • Monthly Individual Academic Assessment
  • Monthly Progress Test
  • Course Certificate
  • Europass Mobility Certificate
  • Welfare Assistance

Placement test

One week before you arrive, we'll email you (or your agent will) a copy of our placement test, so keep an eye out for that. This test helps you and us to understand your English level and decide the best class for you, so as to ensure the optimal learning experience.

Classes are available for students of all different skills and experience levels, from Beginner to Advanced, with the lessons and course material of each class tailored carefully to fit the different levels as described in the CEFR guidelines:

  • Beginners = A1
  • Elementary = A1+
  • Pre-Intermediate = A2
  • Intermediate = B1
  • Upper-Intermediate = B2
  • Advanced = C1
  • Proficiency = C2

For more information and detail about CEFR Guidelines please click on the following link: CEFR Levels.

FAQ - Frenquently Asked Questions

How long is one lesson?

All our lessons are 45-minute lessons.

What is the minimum reservation period for this course?

Ideally, we ask for an 8-week minimum booking for this course; however, due to time constraints, students who possess a B2 level of English or higher can opt to join 4- to 6-weeks course.

Can I take the exam in the school?

No, the exam must take place in a specific Cambridge Exam Centre, which may be in Malta or anywhere else in the world. We will help you during the whole process. For instance, we can book your exam for you.

Can I decide the time of my lessons?

The time of the lessons is decide by the school, but we are happy to discuss the needs of our students in order to accommodate their requests as much as possible.

Is the exam included in the price?

No, the exam is not included in the price. If you would like to take it in Malta, we can help you to book it.

Do you need accommodation?

Have a look at our accommodation options

#ACEExperience

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Elena

Russia

Good value for the price and quality. The school is new with very good equipment, all classes are modern and have media boards, and WiFi it’s also very important. The system of education is including the speaking, grammar and extra conversation classes which are free. Teachers' explanation is very understandable. The location of the school is comfortable, because near is a lot of cafes and restaurants for lunch, shops and supermarkets. I’m looking forward to come back again!

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Marc

Switzerland

At the beginning I was a little bit afraid about the school. But shortly after I arrived I saw that my fear was without any reason. They picked me up exactly on the level I was and helped me with passion to reach the level I wanted to be. You help each other, you laugh together, you spend time together and explore the island and its culture as well as the cultures from the other students all over the world.

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Stephany

Venezuela

This English language adventure in Malta has changed my life. My teachers at ACE helped me to improve my English and successfully complete one of my goals. The school is really modern, and the location is just perfect. I have made new friends from all around the world and they have become part of my family.

 

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He Mian

China

Came to this school and I gain a lot. It’s not only to learn English, but also for friends and happiness. I feel happy every day for this. I like to communicate with classmates and teachers, they are very enthusiastic. I enjoy study in here.

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Marianna

Colombia

My experience as a student at ACE English Malta has been amazing because I met people from different countries. Even the school has a wealth of activities that helped me to improve my english, like free conversation class, afternoon movies or social clubs. Also the great life in Malta with the spectacular views and picturesque beaches make your adventure out of this world.