COMPARISON

How do the ESOL International exams compare to IELTS and TOEFL? The ESOL International exams and certificate are known and recognised globally, and are aligned with the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR) – the International system for described language ability.

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How do the ESOL International exams compare to other English language qualifications? The table below shows the levels that are broadly equivalent IESOL Common European Framework Cambridge main suite Cambridge IELTS