Cambridge: Advanced


We prepare students for Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE). Using the latest coursebooks and up-to-date testing materials we enable students to maximise their potential in the exam. Our teachers guide you through the different sections of the exam. Using extensive feedback, tips and advice we ensure that our students have the best possible chance of success.  Please note: course availability is subject to demand.


  • It is the leading English exam for academic and professional purposes
  • It is evidence of an excellent command of English and is recognised globally
  • It is a lifelong certificate – once you have got it you have it for life

ILS Cambridge Exam Centre

ILS English is also a registered exam centre for the University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations.  We are currently running the Cambridge: First and Cambridge: Advanced examinations.  Click here for more information.

Hours per Week 21
Times Monday – Friday: 9.15 – 12.35 
Levels Advanced (CEFR: C1)
Minimum Age 16
Average Class Size 8
Max Class Size


*Individual class sizes may increase by 2 or 3 for limited periods at peak times.

Start Date

Students can commence on any Monday*.

Terms are structured as**:

26 September - 16 December 2016

3 January - 24 March 2017

27 March - 23 June 2017

26 June - 22 September 2017

25 September - 15 December 2017

* Subject to demand


** Classes are not available over the Christmas(19.12.2016 - 30.12.2015) and Easter ( 25.03.2016 - 28.03.2016) and Bank Holidays (02.05.2016; 30.05.2016; 29.08.2016)

Length of Course Minimum 2 weeks
Examination Dates  The remaining exam dates in 2016 have been cancelled - click here for a list of our dates in 2017
Options Combine General English with exam preparation
 Suitable for  Students wanting to prepare for CAE and improve their General English


Fees from

£190.00Price per week for our 21 hour course