We are now offering preparation courses for CAE and KET for Schools for Upper Secondary students. These courses are carefully designed to enhance your test capabilities. The classes will be held 2.5 hours a week for 20 weeks (over a period of 6 months).  The maximum class size is 20 and the courses provide extensive exam preparation, including a complete mock exam of all skills.  English grammar and vocabulary are also integrated to further develop your English language skills. Our specially trained teachers will provide advice and study tips to help you successfully navigate each part of the exam.

A2 Key for Schools (KET)

The KET exam is designed for students who need to gain confidence to go on to study for higher level English exams. This is a great place to start learning English. Our 50-hour preparation course is specifically designed to help you enjoy learning and speaking English while gaining the necessary key skills to succeed.

C1 Advanced (CAE)

The CAE is a world recognised qualification of high achievement in learning English. This qualification shows that your English is of a standard expected in a professional community or of an undergraduate university student. The skills you will learn on the preparation course will equip you with the key skills necessary for the exams as well as making the most of studying, working and living in English-speaking countries.


This course is currently offered at our centre in Colombo. To find out more information about Cambridge Exams, click here.


This course is taught at the following British Council centres.


Term Dates
Term 3  13 July 2018 – 20 September 2018
Term 4  07 October 2018 – 18 December 2018


Course Duration Colombo Kandy Jaffna Matara
CAE 20 weeks (50 hours) Rs. 44,500       -        -        -  
KET 20 weeks (50 hours) Rs. 44,500      


Before you register for courses you will need to take a level check, which is a written and a short spoken test to find out your level of English. Please find out how to book a level check for each course here. 

Class days and times


Days Times
CAE Wednesday 05.30 - 08.00 p.m.
Sunday 04.00 - 06.30 p.m.
KET Friday 05.30 - 08.00 p.m.
Sunday 01.15 - 03.45 p.m.