Exam dates, fees and locations

We are committed to making your experience of taking a Cambridge English exam with us as simple as possible.

On this page you can find examination dates, fees, and the registration period for upcoming Cambridge English examinations. We are happy to accept registrations from candidates throughout Hungary and run exams sessions in Budapest, Szombathely, Pécs, Debrecen, Miskolc and Békéscsaba, subject to some minimum entry requirements. Computer-based tests are currently run on our premises at the British Council office in Budapest only.

Candidates registering after the deadline must pay a late entry fee of HUF 7,000.

Please contact us for more information.

Dates and fees

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Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
1 May 2015 4 Jun 2015 Paper Based 36,000
30 Oct 2015 4 Dec 2015 Paper Based 38,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
1 May 2015 6 Jun 2015 Paper Based 36,000
16 Oct 2015 21 Nov 2015 Paper Based 38,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: First (FCE)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
17 Apr 2015 6 Jun 2015 Paper Based 44,000
17 Apr 2015 9 Jun 2015 Paper Based 44,000
26 Jun 2015 11 July 2015 Computer Based 44,000
24 Jul 2015 7 Aug 2015 Computer Based 44,000
11 Sep 2015 25 Sep 2015 Computer Based 45,000
2 Oct 2015 17 Oct 2015 Computer Based 45,000
03 Nov 2015 27 Nov 2015 Computer Based 45,000
16 Oct 2015 1 Dec 2015 Paper Based 45,000
23 Oct 2015 12 Dec 2015 Paper Based 45,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: First (FCE) for Schools

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
24 Apr 2015 3 Jun 2015 Paper Based 44,000
5 Jun 2015 20 Jun 2015 Computer Based 44,000
30 Oct 2015 15 Nov 2015 Computer Based 45,000
16 Oct 2015 21 Nov 2015 Paper Based 45,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
17 Apr 2015 10 Jun 2015 Paper Based 46,000
19 Jun 2015 4 July 2015 Computer Based 46,000
3 July 2015 18 July 2015 - NEW DATE! Computer Based 46,000
24 Jul 2015 8 Aug 2015 Computer Based 46,000
4 Sep 2015 19 Sep 2015 Computer Based 47,000
9 Oct 2015 24 Oct 2015 Computer Based 47,000
30 Oct 2015 14 Nov 2015 Computer Based 47,000
16 Oct 2015 2 Dec 2015 Paper Based 47,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
17 Apr 2015 11 Jun 2015 Paper Based 47,000
3 Jul 2015 18 Jul 2015 Computer Based 47,000
18 Sep 2015 2 Oct 2015 Computer Based 48,000
6 Nov 2015 21 Nov 2015 Computer Based 48,000
16 Oct 2015 3 Dec 2015 Paper Based 48,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE)

      Fee (HUF)
Young Learner exams are organised by the British Council for schools. Individual candidates can apply for the exam on 29 May 2015 .Please send your enquiry to exams@britishcouncil.hu.   16,500

BEC Preliminary

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
Please send your enquiry to exams@britishcouncil.hu if you are interested in this exam. 36,000
Starting from September 2015 the fee is 38,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

BEC Vantage

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
30 Apr 2015 4 Jun 2015 Paper Based 44,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

BEC Higher

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
30 Apr 2015 2 Jun 2015 Paper Based 46,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

ILEC

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
11 May 2015 12 Jun 2015 Paper Based 52,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 5 candidates registered for the date.

ICFE

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
       47,000

The Speaking part date is determined by the examination centre within the Speaking window set by Cambridge English. The exam will take place only if there are minimum 10 candidates registered for the date.

Location

The British Council organises the Hungarian accredited language exams (PET, FCE, CAE, CPE) through our partner institutions (PDF 120KB) in Budapest, Szombathely,Pécs, Debrecen, Miskolc and Békéscsaba.

The Business, the Legal, the Children and the Computer Based exams (BEC, ILEC, YLE, Computer Based tests) are still organised by the British Council.