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Cambridge C2 Proficiency (formerly known as Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE))

The Certificate in Cambridge C2 Proficiency also known as Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) is a natural progression from the CAE (Cambridge C1 Advanced) qualification and is an achievement to be proud of.

  • If you want to prove that you have an exceptional level of the English Language then a CPE course is the next step.

  • A CPE qualification will show that you can study at a high level including postgraduate programmes, negotiate effectively, understand complex ideas and talk confidently in a profession and academic environment.

  • There are more than 6,000 leading businesses, government departments and educational establishments worldwide who accept CPE certificate as a high level English Language skill.

Overview of the course

  • This course will run one evening per week from 6.30pm – 8.30pm at the University of Chester, Parkgate Road Campus, Chester, CH1 4BJ

  • The price will be £175 for Part 1 – 12 weeks and £175 for Part 2 – 12 weeks.

  • A course book (at extra cost) will be required and the tutor will advise of this prior to the commencement of the course.

  • An Initial assessment of each student’s English level will be made during the 1st class.

  • There will be the opportunity to take an examination at a Cambridge English external examination centre at the end of the course (at extra cost).

Unsure of your level? Take the test.

A course book will be required (at extra cost) for all courses.

In the event that a course does not run due to minimum numbers a refund will be given for the relevant number of weeks.  We regret we are unable to grant refunds for any other reason after the course has started.  Please note there may be an administration charge for any refund requested.


For further information please register your interest and we will be in touch.

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Or if you would like to choose the above course, you can pay online at the link below.

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