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Computer Based Testing at Language Studies International London Central

At LSI London Central we run regular testing sessions for the Cambridge FCE and CAE examinations WHEN WE HAVE SUFFICIENT NUMBERS OF APPLICANTS. These take place in our centrally-located building five minutes from underground stations and seven underground lines.

The testing room has natural light and is situated on the third floor of our modern, refurbished building. They are available to book online through our website.  Full information about forthcoming dates may be found in this page.

Cambridge English:
First (FCE)

Advanced (CAE)



Frequently Asked Questions


What levels are these exams?


These exams cover three CEFR levels each, depending on how well you do.  See the table below.



Common European Framework (CEFR) Level























What do they test?


The exams test your General English, in a range of skills including Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening.


When do I get the results?


The results are available on-line 14 days after the exam date.  Your certificate will be posted to you between 8 and 10 weeks after the exam date.



How long does the exam last?


We will ask you to be at the centre by 8:45am.  You should expect that the exam will take most of the day.


Is it all done on the same day?


The FCE and CAE speaking component usually takes place a few days before the exam date.


When do I have to register?


The latest you can register is two weeks before the exam date.  However, the exams fill up quickly, so try to book as early as possible.  We can only confirm your place when you have paid in full.


How do I book?


The easiest way is to book online, by completing the book online form that you can find on the top left of this page.


What happens next?


Once you have paid we will confirm receipt of payment.  About one week before the exam we will e-mail you a Confirmation of Entry which will contain all of the relevant information, including how to get your results.


Can you help me to prepare?


We offer a range of preparation courses for exams at our testing centre.  Please see our website or contact the school for more information. 


Can I buy preparation materials?


We do not sell preparation materials.  You can buy a range of preparation materials from



Where is the exam centre?


We are located within walking distance of 5 underground stations at 19  - 21 Ridgmount St WC1E 7AH


What do I need to bring on the exam day?


You’ll need your valid passport and a pencil or a pen.  You cannot bring any food or drink with you, except a bottle of water.   You can download a full list of the exam day rules and regulations here.


When can I take the exam?


How much does the exam cost?

FCE - GBP 165.00
CAE - GBP 165.00


LSI London Central
19-21 Ridgmount Street
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7467 6500