A2 Key (KET) for Schools (Cambridge English: Key for Schools)

A2 Key (KET) for Schools, also known as KET for Schools, is a pre-intermediate qualification. It demonstrates that a person has achieved a good foundation in English and can use the language to communicate in simple situations.

It is targeted at Level A2 on the CEFR scale. Candidates can choose to take A2 Key (KET) for Schools as either a paper-based or a computer-based exam.

A2 Key (KET) for Schools is aimed at learners who want to:

  • understand and use basic phrases and expressions
  • introduce and answer basic questions about themselves
  • interact with English speakers who talk slowly and clearly
  • write short, simple notes.

A2 Key (KET) for Schools follows exactly the same format and level as A2 Key (KET), also known as Key English Test (KET). The only difference is that the content and treatment of topics in the particular test have been particularly targeted to the interests and experience of school pupils.

A2 Key (KET) for Schools is recognized by the private sector. It is also officially recognized in Greece by the state (ASEP/Supreme Council for Civil Personnel Selection) as a B1 level certification of English language competence (Cambridge English Scale overall score: 140-150).

A2 Key (KET) for Schools is recognized by a wide range of companies and educational institutions around the world.

Who recognizes the A2 Key (KET) for Schools

Last Update At: 2019/02/19 - 15:57:33

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