A young man waiting to start his English lesson at the British Council. Caption: ‘Believe in yourself’

This course will be delivered in a Virtual Classroom while regular face-to-face classes are temporarily suspended. Learn more about our Virtual Classrooms for adult students.

Do you want to study for an internationally recognised English language exam from Cambridge English? Cambridge English exams are known and recognised by schools, universities, and private and public sector employers all over the English-speaking world. Success in a Cambridge English exam provides you with a globally recognised certificate showing the level you have attained in English.

We offer specialised exam preparation courses for adults preparing for the Cambridge English First (FCE) and Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) certificates.

Why should you choose this course with the British Council?

By taking a specialised exam preparation course with us, you will:

  • be taught by a highly qualified and experienced exam teacher
  • become familiar with the format and requirements of the exam
  • receive training in essential test-taking strategies and techniques
  • receive feedback on your strengths and areas to develop
  • familiarise yourself with exam techniques that will help you maximise your potential
  • feel more confident on the day of the exam.

The course only prepares you for your chosen exam. It does not increase your English level. If you would like to increase your level of English before taking this course, please visit our General English course page.

Course information

  • Levels

    Upper-Intermediate, Advanced

  • Course fees

    €250 per ten-week course

  • Course length

    20 hours over ten weeks, two hours a week

  • How to register

    Book a free level test before registering.

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Course dates & timetables

Courses are made up of ten lessons that are two hours long (20 hours in total) and held once a week.

1 8 October–10 December 2019 10 October–12 December 2019
2 14 January–17 March 2020 16 January–19 March 2020
3 14 April–16 June 2020 23 April–25 June 2020

Exact timetable will depend on level.

For further information about the academic calendar and holidays, please see our Kolonaki Teaching Centre page.