Intensive English Exam Courses

Well-designed learning programmes, small classes and excellent teaching – our key resources in helping you to achieve rapid progress.

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Examination preparation courses

Intensive English exam courses are available for all the exams listed in the table below including specific IELTS preparation.

Severnvale is an examining centre for Cambridge ESOL examinations FCE, CAE and CPE; TOLES; and BULATS. We have wide experience preparing students for these and all the other exams listed in the table below.

Course Components & Features** Exam preparation (30 lessons/week general & exam combination course)
22.5 hours
20 lessons general language development
5 lessons intensive grammar development & practice (up to final 6 weeks)
5 lessons specific examination practice (for final 6 weeks)
5 lessons teacher-guided self-access study & computer-assisted learning
Level test, teaching materials, library access, progress reports & final certificate
Social programme, Internet & e-mail access (including Wi-Fi>
Exam Course name:
Total Course Length/Total Course Price
*If you book a course of 8 weeks or longer, you pay the reduced price for the entire period of your course,
including the first 8 weeks.
If you books a course of 16+ weeks, you pay the lowest price for the entire period of your stay.
Examination fees are additional to course fees and range from £105 to £150.

Note : FCE, CAE, & CPE courses are available at all times except July & August; IELTS is available all year.

1-7 weeks £380 £410
8-15 weeks £345 £375
16+ weeks £310 £340
*SOCIAL PROGRAMME is always accompanied by Severnvale staff. Where a direct cost or entrance fee is involved in an event, this will be paid by the student (typical cost £0 – £25 per week)

Severnvale Examination Dates: 2018/2019

Severnvale is an examination centre for the Cambridge suite of exams (including FCE, CAE, CPE and BULATS).  The FCE, CAE and CPE exams are scheduled for March, June and December.  The BULATS exam is available throughout the year on request.  In addition it is possible to take the Test of Legal English Skills (TOLES) exam on 5 dates a year (January, March, June, August and November).  If you have any questions or would like to book onto an exam please contact our exam team.