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The Cambridge Business English Certificate Preliminary is for individual learners who want to have a business-related English language qualification. By taking an internationally recognised business qualification like BEC, you can show that you have learned English to an appropriate standard and can use it in a professional context.

Who is BEC Preliminary for?
More than ever, a good knowledge of English is needed to succeed in international business and commerce. The BEC Preliminary is taken by learners or professionals with a good basic education in English and is a popular qualification with employers.

Format of the exam
Reading & Writing (1 h 30min)
Listening (40 minutes)
Speaking (12 minutes)

Please click here for further details about the exam format.



Available Dates and Prices
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