Cambridge English First (FCE) is an upper intermediate level exam. An FCE qualification proves you’ve mastered the basics of English and now you have the language skills to live and work independently in an English-speaking country or study on courses taught in English.
At Cambridge English First level you can
- follow the news
- communicate effectively face-to-face
- express opinions and presenting arguments
- explain the advantages and disadvantages of different points of view
- write clear, detailed English letters, reports, stories, reviews and emails.
Improve your study, work and travel prospects
Cambridge FCE is accepted worldwide: thousands of employers, universities and government departments officially recognize as an Upper Intermediate qualification in English.
Who is the Cambridge English: First (FCE) exam for and why should I take it?
The FCE exam is suitable for learners who can communicate for practical everyday purposes such as study and business. Candidates should have a wide range of vocabulary and be able to study or work in an English-speaking environment and cope easily as a tourist. First is helpful for anyone who wishes to take Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) certificate at a later stage, and valuable for anyone who wants to work or study abroad.
Useful Cambridge English First exam information
- No expiration date
- No age limit
- Accepted by thousands of businesses and educational institutions worldwide
- Equivalent to CEFR level B2
Why study at Richmond English School?
At Richmond English School you will study in a vibrant and entertaining environment.
We don’t just prepare you to take an exam, but aim to improve all aspects of your spoken and written English. We will encourage you to speak as much as possible in class, placing special emphasis on pronunciation, intonation and clear spoken English.
- Small groups: up to 12 students per class
- We have a pass rate of 90%
- Extremely competitive prices
- No registration fees
- Flexible payment terms: study from 1 week to 1 year
- Flexible timetable: if you can’t come, get a free replacement class
- Start whenever you want