Cambridge English Placement Test

The fast, accurate, reliable way to place your students on English language courses

Cambridge English Placement Test2021-09-20T13:50:16+00:00

The Cambridge English Placement Test is a fast, accurate online test for centres, schools and other institutions.

You can use it to find out students’ level of English ability for:

  • placement on English language courses – find out which course and which Cambridge English exam they should take
  • general admissions – find out if students need to take pre-sessional or in-sessional language improvement courses.

The test is simple to set up and manage, and delivers results instantly in an easy-to-understand report. Results are mapped to the CEFR.

Try the demo test

Get an idea of how the test works with our free online demo.

Use test token number DEMCPTE1 at

Note: the demo test does not provide a score.

   Key Facts

Target CEFR level: Pre-A1-C2
Suitable for: All candidates
Scale score N/A
Test format: Online
No. of papers: A single adaptive online test
Exam Length: About 30 mins
Test Date: On Demand
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