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BEC - Preliminary

Get the practical language skills you need to work effectively at a senior level in international business.

With a Cambridge English: Business Preliminary (BEC Preliminary) qualification, you show employers that you have a good knowledge of English for practical, everyday use in business.

There are three exams in the Cambridge English: Business Certificates (BEC) suite of exams. Each one is targeted at a different level and Cambridge English: Business Preliminary is the first of these exams. The content for each exam is based on everyday work and business tasks and is designed to develop your business English skills.

Key facts

CEFR level:B1
Test format: Computer or paper-based
No. of papers: 3
Exam length: About 2 hours 20 minutes

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