English levels, Adults

For adults, we offer all levels from complete beginners (Level 1 in the table below) to Cambridge Advanced (Level 8).

IH Bogotá Cambridge CEF
A8 CAE C1
A7  
A6 FCE B2
A5  
A4 PET B1
A3  
A2   A2
A1   A1

See also Levels for oung learners

The Common European Framework (CEF)

The table above shows the Council of Europe's "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages" (CEF). This is the principal point of reference for language learning within the European Union and is closely related to the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) scale of examinations and certifications, which covers 24 European languages.

Cambridge English examinations

Also shown are the Cambridge English exams, worldwide probably the best known English qualifications. They are CAE (Advanced, approximately 630-780 hours of study); First Certificate (FCE, 480-580 hours); the Preliminary English Test (PET, 330-380 hours); and the Key English Test (KET, 180 hours).

We offer specific classes to prepare for the Cambridge English exams.

Courses

You can choose either 4 hours or 8 hours a week.

4 hours a week gives you approximately 96 hours over six months, allowing you to complete one of our levels.

Taking 8 hours a week means that you can complete a level in 3 months.

Further course details.