Cambridge Assessment English test dates, fees and locations

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

We are happy to accept registrations from candidates throughout the Netherlands, subject to some minimum entry requirements.

Exam fees

We offer a discount of €10 per candidate when you register ten or more candidates per exam centre via our group registration form for a paper based examination, excluding the Cambridge English: Young Learners (YLE) exams.

Upcoming exam dates

Whether you are registering for a group or as an individual candidate, you can find exam dates, locations, and the registration periods for our upcoming Cambridge Assessment English examinations below that are open for registration. 

If an exam date does not appear in the below overview, this means registration is not open yet.

From the downloads section, you can find our Examination Dates Brochure for a full list of our examination dates and locations in 2018. Our brochure is subject to some minor changes during the year and we advise that you regularly check the latest version in the downloads section below.

Please note: 

  • It is not possible to choose your own speaking date; a date will be assigned to you by us. You will be informed of the date on your Confirmation of Entry. Please keep all dates free.
  • Computer based examinations are subject to availability. If you would like to check availability of a computer based exam please contact us at exams@britishcouncil.nl. 

When you are ready to register, visit our Register for your exam page. 

 

Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)

Computer based

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 25/05/18 25/05/18

10/05/18

Eindhoven 25/05/18 25/05/18

10/05/18

Rotterdam 25/05/18 25/05/18 10/05/18
Utrecht 25/05/18 25/05/18 10/05/18
Utrecht 24/11/18 24/11/18 09/11/18

 

Paper Based

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Den Haag 12/05/18 11/05/18 04/04/18
Utrecht 12/05/18 11/05/18 04/04/18
Amsterdam 14/06/18 12/06/18 or 16/06/18 or 17/06/18 26/04/18
Arnhem 14/06/18 13/06/18 or 16/06/18 26/04/18
Eindhoven 14/06/18 15/06/18 or 16/06/18 or 17/06/18 26/04/18
Rotterdam 14/06/18 09/06/18 or 12/06/18 26/04/18
Leeuwarden 14/06/18 08/06/18 or 09/06/18 26/04/18
Utrecht 14/06/18 09/06/18 or 10/06/18 or 12/06/18 26/04/18
Vlissingen 14/06/18 08/06/18 or 11/06/18 26/04/18

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)

COMPUTER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 07/04/18 07/04/18 21/03/18
Eindhoven 07/04/18 07/04/18 21/03/18
Utrecht 07/04/18 07/04/18 21/03/18
Amsterdam 17/05/18 17/05/18 02/05/18
Amsterdam 30/06/18 30/06/18 15/06/18
Rotterdam 30/06/18 30/06/18 15/06/18
Utrecht 27/10/18 27/10/18 12/10/18

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Utrecht 21/04/18 20/04/18 13/03/18
Den Haag 19/05/18 17/05/18 or 18/05/18 11/04/18
Utrecht 19/05/18 17/05/18 or 18/05/18 11/04/18
Amsterdam  02/06/18 30/05/18 or 01/06/18 17/04/18
Arnhem 02/06/18 30/05/18 or 31/05/18 17/04/18
Eindhoven 02/06/18 29/05/18 17/04/18
Maastricht 02/06/18 26/05/18 17/04/18
Amsterdam 13/06/18 12/06/18 or 16/06/18 or 17/06/18 26/04/18
Eindhoven 13/06/18 15/06/18 or 16/06/18 or 17/06/18 26/04/18
Groningen 13/06/18 11/06/18 26/04/18
Leeuwarden 13/06/18 08/06/18 or 09/06/18 26/04/18
Rotterdam 13/06/18 09/06/18 or 12/06/18 or 15/06/18 26/04/18
Utrecht 13/06/18 09/06/18 or 10/06/18 or 12/06/18 or 14/06/18 26/04/18
Vlissingen 13/06/18 08/06/18 or 11/06/18 26/04/18
Zwolle 13/06/18 15/06/18 or 16/06/18 26/04/18
Amsterdam 23/06/18 20/06/18 or 21/06/18 09/05/18
Eindhoven 23/06/18 21/06/18 or 22/06/18 09/05/18
Utrecht 23/06/18 19/06/18 or 20/06/18 09/05/18

Cambridge English: First (FCE)

COMPUTER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Utrecht 20/10/18 20/10/18 04/10/18

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Utrecht 14/04/18 13/04/18 09/03/18
Den Haag 19/05/18 17/05/18 or 18/05/18 13/04/18
Utrecht 19/05/18 17/05/18 or 18/05/18 13/04/18
Amsterdam 09/06/18 01/06/18 or 02/06/18 26/04/18
Arnhem 09/06/18 08/06/18 26/04/18
Eindhoven 09/06/18 10/06/18 26/04/18
Amsterdam 12/06/18 08/06/18 or 13/06/18 or 14/06/18 26/04/18
Eindhoven 12/06/18 15/06/18 or 16/06/18 or 17/06/18 26/04/18
Leeuwarden 12/06/18 08/06/18 or 09/06/18 26/04/18
Rotterdam 12/06/18 09/06/18 or 15/06/18 26/04/18
Utrecht 12/06/18 09/06/18 or 10/06/18 or 14/06/18 26/04/18
Vlissingen 12/06/18 08/06/18 or 11/06/18 26/04/18
Zwolle 12/06/18 15/06/18 or 16/06/18 26/04/18
Amsterdam 23/06/18 20/06/18 or 21/06/18 11/05/18
Eindhoven 23/06/18 21/06/18 or 22/06/18  11/05/18
Utrecht 23/06/18 16/06/18 or 20/06/18 11/05/18
Utrecht 20/10/18 20/10/18 04/10/18

Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET)

COMPUTER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 28/03/18 28/03/18 13/03/18
Eindhoven 28/03/18 28/03/18 13/03/18

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 12/05/18 09/05/18 or 11/05/18 06/04/18

Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) for Schools

  • Provided on request, please contact us for further information.

Cambridge English: Key (KET)

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 12/05/18 09/05/18 or 11/05/18 06/04/18

Cambridge English: Key (KET) for Schools

  • Provided on request, please contact us for further information.

Young Learners

  • These sessions are usually provided on demand and can be organised on any day of the year. Please contact us for more information.

Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC Higher)

Computer Based

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Rotterdam 12/05/18 12/05/18 26/04/18
Amsterdam 22/06/18 22/06/18 07/06/18
Rotterdam 22/06/18 22/06/18 07/06/18

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 26/05/18 25/06/18 or 26/05/18 11/04/18

Cambridge English: Business Vantage (BEC Vantage)

COMPUTER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 22/06/18 22/06/18 07/06/18
Rotterdam 22/06/18 22/06/18 07/06/18

PAPER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Amsterdam 07/06/18 05/06/18 or 06/06/18 20/04/18

Cambridge English: Business Preliminary (BEC Preliminary)

COMPUTER BASED

Location Exam Date Speaking Test Registration Deadline
Rotterdam 12/05/18 12/05/18 26/04/18

See also