Certificates

Certificates confirming knowledge of foreign languages at least at B2 common reference level of language proficiency according to “Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: learning, teaching, assessment (CEFR)”:

1) certificates issued by institutions belonging to Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) – ALTE level 3 (B2), ALTE Level 4 (C1), ALTE Level 5 (C2); especially the following certificates: 

  • First Certificate in English (FCE), Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE), Business English Certificate (BEC) Vantage – at least Pass, Business English Certificate (BEC) Higher, Certificate in English for International Business and Trade (CEIBT),

2) certificates of institutions listed below:

  • Educational Testing Service (ETS), especially: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – at least 87 points in the Internet-Based Test version (iBT); Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – at least 180 points in the Computer-Based Test version (CBT) completed with at  least 50 points from Test of Spoken English (TSE); Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – at least 510 points in the Paper-Based Test version (PBT) completed with at least 3.5 points from Test of Written English (TWE) and at least 50 points from Test of Spoken English (TSE); Test of English for International Communications (TOEIC) – at least 605 points,
  • European Consortium for the Certificate of Attainment in Modern Languages (ECL),
  • City & Guilds, City & Guilds Pitman Qualifications, Pitman Qualifications Institute, especially certificates – English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) – First Class Pass at Intermediate Level, Higher Intermediate Level, Advanced Level; International English for Speakers of Other Languages (IESOL) – “Communicator” level, “Expert” level, “Mastery” level; City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening) Communicator (B2) 500/1765/2; City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening) Expert (C1) 500/1766/4; City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening) Mastery (C2) 500/1767/6; Spoken English Test (SET) for Business – Stage B level “Communicator”, Stage C level “Expert”, Stage C level “Mastery”; English for Business Communications (EBC) – Level 2, Level 3; English for Office Skills (EOS) – Level 2,
  • Edexcel, Pearson Language Tests, Pearson Language Assessments – especially the following certificates: London Tests of English, Level 3 (Edexcel Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International); London Tests of English, Level 4 (Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International); London Tests of English, Level 5 (Edexcel Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International),
  • Education Development International (EDI), London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations Board - especially the following certificates: London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) – English for Business Level 2, English for Business Level 3, English for Business Level 4; London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) – Foundation Certificate for Teachers of Business English (FTBE); London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) – English for Tourism Level 2 – “Pass with Credits” level, “Pass with Distinction” level,
  • University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations, British Council, IDP IELTS Australia - especially the following certificates: International English Language Testing System IELTS – over 6 points