Similarities between Cambridge Exams, IELTS and Linguaskill

Similarities between Cambridge Exams, IELTS and Linguaskill

Cambridge Assessment English provides the world’s leading range of qualifications and tests for learners of English. Swiss Exams offers these internationally recognised English Qualifications: the well-known Cambridge English Qualifications, the IELTS test and the Linguaskill test. To give you a better overview of our exams, we have added them to an Exam Overview Chart which you can download below.

Similarities between Cambridge Exams, IELTS and Linguaskill

Cambridge English Qualifications

Swiss Exams offers Cambridge English Exam Dates for all levels all throughout Switzerland from Geneva to Chur. Each exam focuses on a level of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). The Cambridge English Qualifications are most known and most recognised by educational institutions and the corporate market in Switzerland. Especially the Cambridge Main Suite with its exams at B1 Preliminary, B2 First Exam and C1 Advanced Level.

IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training

IELTS is a multilevel test and offered in two different test types: IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. With Swiss Exams, IELTS on Computer can be taken all throughout Switzerland. With IELTS on Computer, results are ready within 3-5 days only!

  • IELTS Academic is most mainly taken by students who want to study at a university abroad, work in an English-speaking country or apply for a student route visa.
  • IELTS General Training is often taken by people who need proof of their English language skills for work or emigration.

Linguaskill Business and Linguaskill General

Linguaskill is an adaptive test that can be taken online from anywhere and at anytime. The Linguaskill Test is a remote-proctored exam and tests all language skills: Reading & Listening, Writing and Speaking from A1 – C1 on the CEFR. With Linguaskill, results are accessible within 2 working days!

  • Linguaskill Business:  Linguaskill Business tests English used in a business and corporate setting.
  • Linguaskill General tests language used in daily life.

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