Exam dates, fees and locations

A map showing the six British Council exam centres in Hungary

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

INVOICE! 

Bank transfers: Please let us know that you need an invoice before making the bank transfer of the exam fee. You should only pay the exam fee after you received the invoice from us.

Online payment: If you would like to pay online, you should ask for an invoice before you register for the exam.

Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
10 Oct 2014 15 Nov 2014 Paper Based 35,000

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)
14 Oct 2014 22 Nov 2014 Paper Based 35,000

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)
 3 Oct 2014  18 Oct 2014 Computer Based 43,000
13 Nov 2014 28 Nov 2014 Computer Based 43,000
15 Oct 2014 2 Dec 2014 Paper Based 43,000
15 Oct 2014 13 Dec 2014 Paper Based 43,000
2 Jan 2015 17 Jan 2015 Computer Based 43,000
6 Feb 2015 21 Feb 2015 Computer Based 43,000
6 Mar 2015 21 Mar 2015 Computer Based 43,000
24 Mar 2015 9 Apr 2015 Computer Based 43,000
8 May 2015 23 May 2015 Computer Based 43,000
26 Jun 2015 11 July 2015 Computer Based 43,000

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)
 16 Oct 2014  25 Nov 2014 Paper Based 43,000

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)
10 Oct 2014 25 Oct 2014 Computer Based 45,000
31 Oct 2014 15 Nov 2014 Computer Based 45,000
15 Oct 2014 3 Dec 2014 Paper Based 45,000
2 Jan 2015 17 Jan 2015 Computer Based 45,000
30 Jan 2015 14 Feb 2015 Computer Based 45,000
5 Mar 2015 20 Mar 2015 Computer Based 45,000
27 Mar 2015 11 Apr 2015 Computer Based 45,000
13 May 2015 28 May 2015 Computer Based 45,000
19 Jun 2015 4 July 2015 Computer 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: Proficiency (CPE)

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
7 Nov 2014  22 Nov 2014 Computer Based 47,000
15 Oct 2014  4 Dec 2014 Paper Based 47,000
06 Mar 2015 21 Mar 2015 Computer Based 47,000
3 July 2015 18 July 2015 Computer 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: Young Learners (YLE)

      Fee (HUF)
Young Learner exams are organised through schools. There are no individual registrations available for YLE.   15,000

BEC Preliminary

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
10 Oct 2014 22 Nov  2014 Paper Based 35,000

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)
26 Sep 2014 1 Nov 2014 Paper Based 43,000
9 Jan 2015 24 Jan 2015 (AM session) Computer Based 43,000

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)
 29 Sep 2014 30 Oct 2014 Paper Based 45,000
9 Jan 2015 24 Jan 2015 (PM session) Computer 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.

ILEC

Registration Deadline Exam Date (Written part) Exam Type Fee (HUF)
16 Oct 2014 22 Nov 2014 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)
 24 Oct 2014  22 Nov 2014 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 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.