The updated exam will remain at the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, and the overall level of difficulty and standards will not change. The revisions will offer the following benefits to test takers and teachers:


  • More accessible: More topics and scenarios suitable for a younger demographic
  • Coherent progression: More task type commonality between ECCE and ECPE
  • Increased efficiency: Reduced number of total items
  • Listening part 2 played twice
  • Reduction in the total number of items
  • Updated writing task