FCE & CAE at UKEC Academy!

We have over 15 years’ experience in helping students to achieve success in their FCE & CAE exams. Students at UKEC Academy can study an FCE (now known as B2 First) or CAE (now known as C1 Advanced) preparation course in either one of our general English classes or by enrolling in our dedicated course at different time throughout the year. Cambridge English Qualifications are designed to help students to learn English and to develop skills for the real world. It is widely recognised globally by employees and educational institutions as a recognised level of advanced English. FCE & CAE preparation courses at UKEC Academy are the perfect way to get you ready for exam success!

FCE: First Certificate in English

  • B2 level and above
  • Exam has 4 papers (Reading and use of English, writing, speaking and listening)
  • Exam length: 3.5 hours

 CAE: Cambridge English: Advanced

  • C1 level and above
  • Exam has 4 papers (Reading and use of English, writing, speaking and listening)
  • Exam length: 4 hours

We run FCE & CAE preparation courses that concentrate on improving your general English with an emphasis on the techniques needed to prepare students to sit the exam.

Please note that we require a minimum of 3 students enrolled in order to run this course. 

“I have had a great time at UKEC Academy and made a lot of new friends.

The teachers there are so wonderful and helpful” Cristina, Spain

The course is run at different times of the year and is subject to demand. General English classes are available throughout the year.

The exam can be taken in Manchester as well as other local cities. The UKEC Academy team will help you to book you exam.

The cost of the exam varies at different exam centres but is approximately: £150.00


 Included with all our courses:

  • Accommodation options
  • Social Programme
  • Support with life in the UK
  • University Services
  • CV Clinic

You can also study for FCE and CAE preparation in our Upper Intermediate and Advanced General English Classes at any stage during the year, which will develop your English skills and help you to prepare for the exam. The general English classes are available all year.


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