Find your language level
Find out which level of study is right for your skill set.
Assess your level
View the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) self-assessment grid (PDF) to identify your level and the class most suited to your skills.
|Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) equivalent||Levels|
|A1 (basic user)||Beginners|
|A2 (basic user)||Pre-Intermediate (equivalent to GCSE level)|
|B1 (independent user)||Intermediate (equivalent to AS-level)|
|B2 (independent user)||Upper-Intermediate (equivalent to A-level)|
|B2 (independent user)||Advanced (post A-level)|
Discuss your level with us
If you are not sure about your level, come to an open evening and have a chat with one of our tutors. If you can’t make it to an open evening, we can arrange a telephone assessment.