SE Exam in Spoken English

BTCE Exam in Spoken English (SE)

The BTCE speaking exam has been specially designed to test your English speaking ability and is suitable for all learners. The examination consists of two speaking sections plus a listening section and usually lasts about 90 minutes.

What to expect

The spoken exam is usually held twice a day during each examination day, one session is held in the morning and one session is held in the afternoon. You will receive your examination time via email and post at least 14 days before your chosen date.

Main points of the SE:

  • Speaking: 2 sections 12-15 minutes total
  • Listening: 5 sections, 40 questions 40 minutes
  • Covers all six CEFR levels (A1-C2)
  • Suitable for all learners