The B1 Preliminary for Schools is a B1 intermediate-level English exam on the CECR scale, the content of which is suitable for young learners. The B1 level of this exam should be reached in the Second General.
NB: The Cambridge English Certificate (CEC) is a variant of the Preliminary for Schools. This is the exam developed with the Ministry of National Education for students of the Second European Section.
This exam is one of the key steps in the course of learning English for students, between the A2 Key for Schools (A2 - level 3rd) and the B2 First for Schools (B2, expected level in the senior year).
With the B1 Preliminary for Schools, students will prove that they know:
The B2 First for Schools is a higher intermediate English qualification corresponding to the B2 level of the CECR. The B2 level of The First for Schools is the one with which all students should leave high school in the senior year. In the Superior, the First's diploma is particularly recognized for validating English for the engineering degree.
This is a great way to prepare for a higher level exam like the C1 Advanced. This certificate is one of the key steps in your English-learning journey, between B2 Preliminary for Schools and C1 Advanced.
Post-bac admission: With Parcoursup, students applying for a bachelor's degree will now have to justify a minimum B-level English proficiency to increase their chances of entering certain courses. With a B2 First diploma or its variant for Schools, you will be able to prove that you have the level of English that allows you to enter the license of your choice.
With the B2 Preliminary for Schools, students will prove that they know:
More than 6,000 higher education institutions, businesses and government organizations around the world accept C1 Advanced as evidence of an advanced level of English.
This C1-level English degree on the CECR scale certifies the strong English proficiency you need to succeed in your studies and work.
This exam is one of the key steps in your English-learning journey, between the B2 First and the C2 Proficiency.
The C1 Advanced is now listed in the CNCP inventory. You can therefore benefit from a C1 Advanced-certified English training under the CPF using code 236164
With C1 Advanced, students will prove that they know:
The C2 Proficiency is our most advanced qualification. It indicates that you have reached an extremely high level of English, corresponding to the C2 level on the CECR scale.
This high-level exam proves that you are fluent in English at an exceptional level and that you can communicate with a native speaker with ease and precision.
Thanks to the C2 Proficiency, you will be able to integrate the most prestigious universities and companies in France and abroad.
Thanks to the C2 Proficiency, students will prove that they know:
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an English test experienced by more than 10,000 organizations (from 140 countries around the world) in the education, employment and immigration sectors. Each year, more than 3 million candidates worldwide take the IELTS test to start their educational and professional journey.
With IELTS, you'll: