Cambridge Assessment English test dates, fees and locations

Please note that Cambridge exams in September and October 2021, will be open for registrations from 16 July 2021 onwards. For further information, feel free to contact us via exams@britishcouncil.nl.

 

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

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 2021/2022. 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 Exam Dates Brochure - 2021/22 (Adobe PDF 987KB)
  • Cambridge English: C2 Proficiency

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
     Amsterdam Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 29 Aug - 29 Oct 2021
     Nijmegen Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 29 Aug - 29 Oct 2021
     Eindhoven Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 29 Aug - 29 Oct 2021
     Utrecht Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 29 Aug - 29 Oct 2021 
     Vlissingen Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021  29 Aug - 29 Oct 2021  
     Amsterdam Saturday, 26 Feb 2022 18 - 27 Feb 2022  11 Dec 2021 - 11 Feb 2022 
     Eindhoven Saturday, 26 Feb 2022 18 - 27 Feb 2022   11 Dec 2021 - 11 Feb 2022  
     Utrecht Saturday, 26 Feb 2022 18 - 27 Feb 2022    11 Dec 2021 - 11 Feb 2022  

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
     Amsterdam Saturday, 27 Nov 2021 19 - 28 Nov 2021 12 Aug - 12 Oct 2021
     Eindhoven Saturday, 27 Nov 2021 19 - 28 Nov 2021 12 Aug - 12 Oct 2021
     Utrecht Saturday, 27 Nov 2021  19 - 28 Nov 2021 12 Aug - 12 Oct 2021
     Arnhem Thursday, 02 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
     Den Haag Thursday, 02 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
     Leeuwarden Thursday, 02 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
     Rotterdam Thursday, 02 Dec 2021  26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021  20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021 
     Utrecht Thursday, 02 Dec 2021  26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021  20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021 
    Zwolle Thursday, 02 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021

    Cambridge English: C1 Advanced

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 18 Sep 2021 10 - 19 Sep 2021 03 Jul - 03 Sep 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 23 Oct 2021 15 - 24 Oct 2021 08 Aug - 08 Oct 2021
    Utrecht Saturday, 23 Oct 2021 15 - 24 Oct 2021 08 Aug - 08 Oct 2021
    Nijmegen Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021  
    Vlissingen Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021  
    Amsterdam Thursday, 02 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 18 Sep - 18 Nov 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 15 Jan 2022 07 - 16 Jan 2022 22 Oct - 22 Dec 2021
    Eindhoven Saturday, 12 Feb 2022 04 - 13 Feb 2022 29 Nov 2021 - 29 Jan 2022
    Utrecht Saturday, 12 Feb 2022 04 - 13 Feb 2022 29 Nov 2021 - 29 Jan 2022

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 11 Sep 2021 03 - 12 Sep 2021 30 May - 30 Jul 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 16 Oct 2021 08 - 17 Oct 2021 27 Jun - 27 Aug 2021
    Eindhoven Saturday, 16 Oct 2021 08 - 17 Oct 2021 27 Jun - 27 Aug 2021
    Enschede Saturday, 16 Oct 2021 08 - 17 Oct 2021 27 Jun - 27 Aug 2021
    Rotterdam Saturday, 16 Oct 2021 08 - 17 Oct 2021 27 Jun - 27 Aug 2021
    Utrecht Saturday, 16 Oct 2021 08 - 17 Oct 2021 27 Jun - 27 Aug 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Arnhem Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Eindhoven Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Groningen Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 Nov -14 Nov 2021 24 Jul - 24 Sept 2021
    Amsterdam Wednesday, 01 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Leeuwarden Wednesday, 01 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Zwolle Wednesday, 01 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Den Haag Saturday, 04 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Arnhem Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Utrecht Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Vlissingen Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Utrecht Wednesday, 23 Feb 2022 18 - 27 Feb 2022 11 Nov 2021 - 11 Jan 2022

    Cambridge English: B2 First

     COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Friday, 24 Sep 2021 17 - 26 Sep 2021 09 Jul - 09 Sep 2021
    Utrecht Friday, 24 Sep 2021 17 - 26 Sep 2021 09 Jul - 09 Sep 2021

     PAPER BASED

    Location
    Exam Date
    Speaking Window
    Registration Period
    Arnhem Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Groningen Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Rotterdam Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 29 Oct - 07 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 24 Jul - 24 Sept 2021
    Leeuwarden Tuesday, 30 Nov 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Rotterdam Tuesday, 30 Nov 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Zwolle Tuesday, 30 Nov 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Arnhem Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021

    Cambridge English: B2 First (2)

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 16 Oct 2021  08 - 17 Oct 2021  01 Aug - 01 Oct 2021
    Vlissingen Saturday, 16 Oct 2021  08 - 17 Oct 2021  01 Aug - 01 Oct 2021
    Nijmegen Friday, 19 Nov 2021  12 - 21 Nov 2021  05 Sep - 05 Nov 2021
    Utrecht Saturday, 04 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 19 Sep - 19 Nov 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 19 Feb 2022 11 - 20 Feb 2022 04 Dec 2021 - 04 Feb 2022
    Utrecht Saturday, 19 Feb 2022 11 - 20 Feb 2022 04 Dec 2021 - 04 Feb 2022

     

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Den Haag Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021
    Utrecht Saturday, 11 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021

    Cambridge English: B1 Preliminary

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 30 Oct 2021 22 - 31 Oct 2021 15 Aug - 15 Oct 2021

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Arnhem Monday, 29 Nov 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 15 Aug - 15 Oct 2021
    Arnhem Friday, 03 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021

    Cambridge English: B2 First for Schools

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

    Cambridge English: A2 Key

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Wednesday, 23 Mar 2022 18 - 27 Mar 2022 09 Jan - 09 Mar 2022

     PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 13 Nov 2021 05 - 14 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sept 2021

    Cambridge English: A2 Key for Schools

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Nijmegen Monday, 29 Nov 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 15 Aug - 15 Oct 2021

     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: C1 Business Higher

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Friday, 10 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 26 Sep - 26 Nov 2021

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Saturday, 20 Nov 2021 12 - 21 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sep 2021
    Arnhem Saturday, 20 Nov 2021 12 - 21 Nov 2021 23 Jul - 23 Sep 2021

    Cambridge English: B2 Business Vantage

    COMPUTER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Friday, 10 Dec 2021 03 - 12 Dec 2021 26 Sept - 26 Nov 2021
    Nijmegen Friday, 25 Mar 2022 18 - 27 Mar 2022 10 Jan - 10 Mar 2022

    PAPER BASED

    Location Exam Date Speaking Window Registration Period
    Amsterdam Friday, 24 Sep 2021 17 - 26 Sep 2021 30 May - 30 Jul 2021
    Amsterdam Saturday, 04 Dec 2021 26 Nov - 05 Dec 2021 20 Aug - 20 Oct 2021

    Cambridge English: B1 Business Preliminary

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

     

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