Cambridge MSE-KET

The key to essential English
Cambridge English: Key for Schools is specifically designed to motivate school-aged learners. It shows a student has mastered the basics in English.

Prove students have the skills to communicate
The exam shows students can:
    understand and use basic phrases and expressions
    introduce themselves and answer basic questions about their personal details
    interact with English speakers clearly 
    write short, simple notes.

An internationally accepted certificate
Students receive the same certificate as adults that Cambridge English: Key exam.
This certificate is accepted by thousands of leading businesses and educational institutions worldwide.

What level is the exam?
The exam focuses on Level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). It shows a student can use everyday English at a basic level.


What’s in the exam?
The exam is designed to be fair to people of all nationalities and linguistic backgrounds and is supported by a dedicated research programme.
It covers all four language skills (Reading, Writing Listening and Speaking) and knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.


Reading and Writing is worth 50% of the total marks, and each of te other papers is worth 25%.