Faq. Exámenes Cambridge
When does the Cambridge degree expire?
Around the Cambridge exams there is some confusion and future students wonder if the title of this University has an expiration date. In this article we are going to clear the way to reach its enlightenment.
Don't they have an expiration date?
Indeed the Cambridge CAE, CPE, FCE, KET and PET exams do not have a Date of Expiry. That is, they are valid forever. Instead and this is important, the IELTS certificate, if it has an expiration date, its validity is two years, it means that if you need a confirmation of your level after two years, you will have to examine yourself again.
What is the difference then?
It is evident that this is the common question among students and that is why some of us ask why, if the two exams certify the language skills of the student and also both are produced by the University of Cambridge and are internationally recognized?
Students normally take the IELTS test for both educational and immigration (for example, to apply for a visa for the UK or Australia), or because they need a certain IELTS score to be able to access a higher education. For example, if a student wants to study at a university in Great Britain. Does the certificate have an expiration date?
There is no expiration date for Cambridge exams (KET, PET, FCE, CAE, CPE).
Cambridge IELTS exams
IELTS certificates expire after 2 years. That means if you need test your level of English after three years of passing the IELTS test, you will have to repeat the test again.
For this reason students normally take the IELTS test both for immigration purposes (eg applying for a UK or Australian visa), or because they need a certain IELTS score to be able to access a higher education. For example, if a student wants to study at a university in Great Britain.
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