Cambridge CAE - Curso de preparación

Cambridge CAE - Curso de preparación

Take the Intensive Cambridge CAE Preparation course at inlingua Vancouver if you want to pass this exam and learn a lot of English.

The Cambridge Examinations are the most popular certificates of British English and are widely accepted in both the business and academic world to demonstrate language proficiency. CAE is the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam, at level C1 of the Council of Europe's Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.



Choose Cambridge CAE - Certificate in Advanced English if you are reaching a standard of English that is adequate for most purposes, including social and professional situations, and in higher education. Cambridge CAE recognises the ability to communicate with confidence in English and deal with most aspects of everyday life. Students at inlingua Vancouver should note that this course is a more advanced course than Cambridge FCE.

Cambridge CAE is the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam, at level C1 of the Council of Europe's Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

In the Cambridge CAE Preparation course, you will:

  •  Develop the language skills required to pass the Cambridge CAE exams
  •  Do a lot of interesting and engaging language activities at the advanced level
  •  Build self-confidence to write the Cambridge CAE test successfully
  •  Have lots of practice exercises to perfect your language skills
  •  Take practice tests on a regular basis to get ready for the CAE exam
  •  Benefit from our experienced, professional and friendly instructors
  •  Increase your chances to get the major or job that you deserve

Course Schedule

The CAE complete program lasts 9 or 13 weeks and the Examination is taken at the end. It is a full time program for very serious students. The CAE Test is taken at is taken at one of the nearby Cambridge Testing Centres. Lessons are from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM from Monday through Thursday, and from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Friday. The course includes 24 lessons per week (20 hours). Students can join the program until the 3rd week and must register for the remainder of the session and the test at the end.

CAE Courses – Dates in 2014
Start Date Finish Date Duration, weeks Test Date
January 6, 2014 March 7, 2014 9 March 5, 2014 for parts 1 to 4.
March 17, 2014 June 6, 2014 12 June 11, 2014 for parts 1 to 4.
September 8, 2014 November 28, 2014 12 December 3, 2014 for parts 1 to 4.

The Speaking section for the CAE examination might take place up to 9 days after the written test.

In addition to these courses, there will be 3 summer sessions, with a duration of 4 weeks and the following start dates: June 9, July 7 and August 5, 2014.

Click here to download a complete Cambridge CAE description and schedule for 2014.

Course Requirements

To enter the Cambridge CAE Preparation course, students must place at level 3B-Upper Intermediate or above on the inlingua general Placement test. Students who register and are placed at lower levels will first be placed in appropriate lessons according to their level or in Cambridge FCE. After reaching the minimum level of 3B students will be accepted in the CAE program.

Testing and Examination

There are 5 papers included in the Cambridge CAE Examinations, testing the following skills: Writing, Reading, Listening, Use of English, Oral Production. At inlingua Vancouver’s Cambridge CAE Preparation course, students will improve all their English skills to achieve high marks in all the 5 papers.

Course Durations and Prices

Take advantage of our highly competitive prices for 2014.


Course Name Duration, weeks Price What is included?
For the 9-week session starting in January
CAE 9 2,790 All study fees for 9 weeks
8 2,480 All study fees for 8 weeks
For the 12-week sessions starting in March and September
CAE 12 3,660 All study fees for 12 weeks.
11 3,410 All study fees for 11 weeks
10 3,100 All study fees for 10 weeks


Registration Fee (once) — 125 CAD.

Cambridge CAE Materials — 75 CAD.

CAE Examination at the end of the course — 300 CAD.

The 4-week summer sessions will have the same price as our IP1-Intensive course.

Click here to see our complete Price List for all English courses, Accommodation fees and other options.