WE Exam in Written English


BTCE WE – Exam in Written English

The BTCE written exam tests your ability to read and write English effectively. The examination consists of three reading sections and two writing sections which last a total of 120 minutes. This exam is best suited to learners aged 18 and over seeking to develop their careers.


What to expect

The written 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 WE:

  • Reading: 3 sections, 40 questions 60 minutes each
  • Listening: 5 sections 50 minutes
  • Covers four CEFR levels (B1-C2)
  • Suitable for more mature learners seeking improved career options