Cambridge: First


As a Cambridge Preparation Centre we take you through the Cambridge: First Exam in detail. We give you hints and tips to maximise your ability to be successful and we give extensive exam practice and feedback.  Please note: course availability is subject to demand.


  • We follow a modern course book to give you the most up to date information.
  • Our course combines language input, hints & tips and exam practice.
  • You will do extensive work on all five papers

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 & Advanced examinations.  Click here for more information.

Hours per Week 21
Times Monday – Friday: 9.15 – 12.35 (General English)
Tuesday – Thursday: 13.30 – 15.30  
Levels Intermediate – Upper Intermediate (CEFR: B1 – B2)
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 - 15 December 2016

3 January - 24 March 2017

27 March - 23 June 2017

26 June 2017 - 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 Cambridge: First and improve their General English


Fees from

£190.00Price per week