Cambridge Exams

Take the Cambridge English Language Assessments at our Authorised Centres in Vancouver and Toronto.

Anyone can register to take the Cambridge exams at ILSC’s Canadian Authorised Centres.

Cambridge English Language Assessment Exams are designed to test student proficiency in speaking, writing, reading and listening for practical use in the real world. ILSC Vancouver and ILSC Toronto Authorised Testing Centres offer B2 First and C1 Advanced, which are used for job and higher education applications.


Cambridge Exams available at ILSC Canada

Our Authorised Cambridge exam centres in Vancouver and Toronto offer testing throughout the year. Our centres are “open” centres, meaning anyone can take the Cambridge exams at our Canadian locations.

Cambridge’s B2 First qualification (formerly known as Cambridge English First or FCE) is designed for learners whose who have the language skills to communicate confidently in an English-speaking environment.

Available in Vancouver and Toronto 
2024 Exam Dates: Mar 15, Jun 4, Aug 22, Nov 26

Cambridge’s C1 Advanced qualification (formerly known as Cambridge English Advanced or CAE) recognizes the ability to communicate with confidence in English and is ideal to prepare you for university or professional life.

Available in Vancouver and Toronto 
2024 Exam Dates: Mar 16, Jun 5, Aug 23, Nov 27


What are the Cambridge English Exams?

The Cambridge English Qualifications, including the B2 First, C1 Advanced, C2 Proficiency, B2 Business Vantage and C1 Business Higher Certificates available through ILSC Canada are recognized by over 20,000 universities, employers and governments worldwide. The exams reflect the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for languages, and are designed to make learning English enjoyable, effective and rewarding.

Ready to take a Cambridge Exam?

To register for one of the Cambridge Exams, please download the registration form here and email to the centre as indicated below. You will be sent a link to complete your payment online with a credit card. The cost of the exam is CAD $350 including tax.

The deadline to register is 6 weeks before the test. It may be possible to register after the deadline with a late fee if the centre has sufficient space and test papers. Signed registration form and payment must both be received for the registration to be complete.

Please note that Cambridge requires a minimum number of test takers for a test session to proceed, so there is a chance the test may have to be cancelled due to low enrolment. If this happens, you will be offered the choice of an alternate date or a full refund.

If you have any questions before you register, please contact and we will be happy to assist you.

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