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).

 

   
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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 A2 ~ C1
  • 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.

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.

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:

Cambridge Exam

  • IELTS: International English Language Testing System
  • CAE: Certificate in Advanced English
  • FCE: First Certificate in English
  • PET: Preliminary English Test
  • KET: Key English Test

Suitable level

  • B1 Intermediate - C1 Advanced

  • C1 Advanced
  • B2 Upper Intermediate
  • B1 Intermediate
  • A2 Pre-intermediate

If you are interested and want to know more, you can find more information by clicking Here 

 

Cambridge Exam Dates

You can check the dates of the Cambridge exam directly on their website, by clicking Here

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
  • 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.

To be accepted on an exam preparation course, students must have a level of English that is between Intermediate B1 and Advanced C1, as described in the CEFR guidelines.

The accepted levels are:

  • Intermediate = B1
  • Upper-Intermediate = B2
  • Advanced = C1

For more information and details on the CEFR Guidelines, 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

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Elena

Russia

Good value for money. The school is new with very good equipment, all classrooms are modern and have media boards, and WiFi is also very important. The education system includes extra conversation, grammar and conversation classes, which are free of charge. The explanation of the teachers is very understandable. The location of the school is convenient, because nearby there are many cafes and restaurants for lunch, shops and supermarkets. I am looking forward to coming back again!

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Marc

Switzerland

At first I was a bit afraid because of the school. But soon after my arrival, I saw that my fear was for no reason. They picked me up exactly at the level I was at and helped me with passion to reach the level I wanted to be at. They help each other, laugh, spend time together and explore the island and its culture as well as the cultures of the other students from all over the world.

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Stephany

Venezuela

This English 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 very modern, and the location is just perfect. I have made new friends from all over the world and they have become part of my family.

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He Mian

China

I came to this school and I gain a lot, not only for learning English, but also for friends and happiness. I feel happy every day because of this. I like to communicate with classmates and teachers, they are very enthusiastic. I like to study 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 lot of activities that helped me to improve my English, such as free conversation classes, 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.