|Cambridge Assessment English: C2 Proficiency|
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|Real-life language skills|
|C2 Proficiency is set at Level C2 of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). Preparing for C2 Proficiency will give you the practical English skills to:|
Backed by the largest research programme of its kind, Cambridge English exams provide the most reliable reflection of your language skills.
Choose when and how you take your exam - C2 Proficiency is available as either a paper-based or computer-based exam, allowing you even more choice over how you take your test.
Cambridge English exams cover all major varieties of English and are designed to be fair to users of all nationalities and linguistic backgrounds.
More than 3,000 employers, universities and colleges, government departments and other organisations around the world rely on C2 Proficiency. It is accepted wherever a high level of English language is required.
Get your results in just two weeks with our computer-based exams.
|A Cambridge English qualification|
Once you have earned a Cambridge English certificate, you hold one of the most valuable English qualifications in the world.
|Writing: 1 hour 30 minutes|
The C2 Proficiency Writing paper has two parts. Candidates have to show that they can write different types of text in English. In Part 1 there is one compulsory question and in Part 2 candidates answer one question from a choice of three. This paper accounts for 20% of the total mark.
For C2 Proficiency, the following scores will be used to report results:|
The exam is targeted at Level C2 of the CEFR. The examination also provides reliable assessment at the level below (Level C1).
Scores between 162 and 179 are also reported for C2 Proficiency. You will not receive a certificate, but your Cambridge English Scale score will be shown on your Statement of Results.
Please click on the image to the left of this text to find out the relationship between the CEFR levels, the Cambridge English Scale and the grades awarded in C2 Proficiency.
|C2 Proficiency - Level C2|
If you achieve grade A, B or C in your exam, you will be awarded the C2 Proficiency certificate at Level C2.
|Level C1 Proficiency|
If your performance is below Level C2, but falls within Level C1, we will recognise your achievement with a Cambridge English certificate stating that you demonstrated ability at C1 level.
1.- Your ID Number (a sequence of nine letters and numbers).
2.- Your Secret Number (a four-digit number).
Both of these pieces of information can be found on your Confirmation of Entry, which you receive when you register for the exam.
They can then verify your result by logging in to www.cambridgeenglish.org/cmp/verifiers
|Free Practice Tests|
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|Paper and pencil tests|
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|Books for Study|
|You can find a huge range of course books and learning resources to help you prepare for your Cambridge English exam here: http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/prepare-and-practise/books-for-study/|
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