These business English qualifications are designed for professionals. They help you develop the language skills to succeed in an international workplace.

B1 Business Preliminary

This qualification shows that you have mastered the basics of business English.

*CB: computer-based; PB: paper-based


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B2 Business Vantage

This qualification will help you when applying for new jobs, getting a promotion or to further develop your career.



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C1 Business Higher

This qualification gives you the practical language skills you need to operate confidently at a senior level in global business.



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The Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)

  • The CEFR is the international standard for describing language ability
  • It has six levels starting at A1 (basic) through to C2 (expert)
  • It describes what learners can do at each level of learning a language
  • It covers all four key language skills: reading , writing, speaking and listening
  • Cambridge Assessment English has been continuously involved in the research and development of the CEFR
  • Each Cambridge English Qualification targets a particular level of the CEFR and provides a clear focus for study programmes
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