Cambridge Advanced

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Cambridge Examination Course

2-24+ weeks

15 Hours/20 Lessons*







B2 - C1

Upper-intermediate to Advanced


  * At certain times of the year we also run a part time course with options of 6, 9 or 15 hrs


 4 lessons per day





All lessons are 45 minutes



 The minimum age of students wishing to attend this course will be 16 years of age. 





If you want to gain entrance into an English speaking university, have a competitive edge when applying for a job, enhance your career or move to a different country, you need an internationally recognised qualification. Certification will prove you have the necessary standard of English skills required by employers and universities.

Cambridge Exam courses provide complete and careful preparation for all aspects of the examinations and include:

Key facts

  • placement test to ensure a class at the right level
  • regular progress checks
  • regular homework
  • multi-national classes
  • a course book when you arrive (minimum 2 week course)
  • end of course certificate 

N.B. Exam fees are not included in course fees. £125 (approx) per candidate. The exams can normally be taken in Brighton in March, June, August and December.

What our students say!!! Testimonials

English Skill CAE You will learn to:
Reading Analyse a text for detail, opinion, tone, purpose, main idea and attitude. Read quickly enough to cope with an academic course. Comprehend stylistic and organisational aspects of a text, such as; exemplification, comparison, reference.
Writing Write reports, transactional letters, articles, discursive and descriptive and narrative compositions. Note-taking for listening tasks. Produce clear, well structured and detailed pieces of writing.
Listening Understand a variety of listening texts, including lectures, phone messages, news, interviews, conversation, extracts from plays and stories with native and non-native accents. Understand complex opinions
Speaking Make contributions to discussions on a variety of topics. Express yourself well with a good degree of fluency. Use English flexibly for social, professional and academic purposes.
Grammar Review and practise all aspects of previously-learned grammar including hypothetical meanings.
Vocabulary Topics Use vocabulary connected with new directions, Seeing is believing, Values, Life changes, Global issues, Health and fitness, Breaking the mould, Law and order, Communication, The world of entertainment.
Other EXAM FOCUS – practice on all aspects of the CAE exam.

The school is closed on public/bank holidays.
You do not get any refund if there is a bank holiday during your course.

Student Services

Student Services

Here at Castle School, staff can offer students help on: Welfare & Counselling, Passports & Visas, Insurance & Personal Security, Health & Safety, University Placement Advice and Airport Transfer.

Our Location

Our Location

We are situated a stone's throw from the main Brighton Shopping Centre of Churchill Square and a mere 10 minutes walk from the train station.

Accommodation in Brighton

Accommodation in Brighton

With both Home Stay and Self Catering accommodation on offer, you can find the right accommodation suitable for you. The average commuting time from nearby accommodation to school is just 15-30 mintues.

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