Lower - Advanced - Proficiency

Preparation for certificate examinations, recognized by ASEP (SUPREME COUNCIL FOR CIVIL PERSONNEL SELECTION)

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The following information lists the levels of English language competency recognized by ASEP:

(1) Excellent knowledge (C2):

  • CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH (CPE), University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • BULATS English Language Test, score: 90-100, University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS), University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) – The British Council – IDP Education Australia IELTS Australia, score: 8,5 and above.
  • ECPE - EXAMINATION FOR THE CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH, University of MICHIGAN.
  • LONDON TESTS OF ENGLISH LEVEL 5 -PROFICIENT COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or PEARSON TEST OF ENGLISH GENERAL LEVEL 5 -PROFICIENT COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or EDEXCEL Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C2).
  • ISE IV Integrated Skills in English Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International, TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON.
  • CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (reading, writing and listening) -MASTERY- and CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (Spoken) -MASTERY- (both included in the final grade) or CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL ESOL-MASTERY- and CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL SPOKEN ESOL -MASTERY- (both included in the final grade).
  • EDI Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International JETSET Level 7 (CEF C2) ή PEARSON EDI Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C2) or PEARSON LCCI LEVEL 3 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (CEFR C2).
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 4 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, with "Distinction” or “Credit”).
  • OCNW Certificate in ESOL International at Level 3 (Common European Framework equivalent level C2) (until 31/8/2009).
  • Ascentis Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C2).
  • ESB Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International All Modes (Council of Europe Level C2).
  • Michigan State University – Certificate of English Language Proficiency (MSU – CELP): CEF C2.
  • Test of Interactive English, C2 Level (ACELS) ή Test of Interactive English, C2 Level (Gatehouse Awards).
  • NOCN Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (C2).
  • AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (C2) (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking).
  • LRN Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C2).
  • GA Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International – (CEFR: C2).
  • C2 -LanguageCert Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (Listening, Reading, Writing) (Mastery C2) and C2– LanguageCert Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (Speaking) (Mastery C2) (both included in the final grade).

(2) Very good knowledge (C1):

  • CERTIFICATE IN ADVANCED ENGLISH (CAE), University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • BULATS English Language Test, score: 75-89, University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS), University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) – The British Council – IDP Education Australia IELTS Australia, score: 7-8.
  • Business English Certificate – Higher (BEC Higher), University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES).
  • LONDON TESTS OF ENGLISH LEVEL 4 -ADVANCED COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or PEARSON TEST OF ENGLISH GENERAL LEVEL 4 -ADVANCED COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or EDEXCEL Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C1).
  • CERTIFICATE IN Integrated Skills in English ISE III, TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON.
  • CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (reading, writing and listening) – EXPERT- and CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (Spoken) – EXPERT- (both included in the final grade) or CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL ESOL -EXPERT- and CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL SPOKEN ESOL – EXPERT – (both included in the final grade).
  • ADVANCED LEVEL CERTIFICATE IN ENGLISH (ALCE) of the HELLENIC AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (Manchester, ΝΗ- USA) and of the HELLENIC AMERICAN UNION.
  • ΤΕST OF ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION (TOEIC), score: 785-900, EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE/CHAUNCEY, USA.
  • EDI Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International JETSET Level 6 (CEF C1) or PEARSON EDI Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C1) or PEARSON LCCI LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (CEFR C1).
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 4 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, in case one of the parts is a "Pass").
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 3 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, with "Distinction” or “Credit”).
  • OCNW Certificate in ESOL International at Level 2 (Common European Framework equivalent level C1) (until 31/8/2009).
  • Ascentis Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C1).
  • ESB Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International All Modes (Council of Europe Level C1).
  • Test of Interactive English, C1 + Level (ACELS).
  • Test of Interactive English, C1 Level (ACELS) or Test of Interactive English, C1 Level (Gatehouse Awards).
  • NOCN Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (C1).
  • AIM Awards Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (C1) (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking).
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH Language ASSESSMENT BATTERY (MELAB), score: 91 to 99, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS (CaMLA).
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH TEST (MET), score: 190-240, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS (CaMLA).
  • LRN Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF C1).
  • GA Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International – (CEFR: C1).
  • C1 – LanguageCert Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (Listening, Reading, Writing) (Expert C1) and C1 - LanguageCert Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (Speaking) (Expert C1) (both included in the final grade).

(3) Good knowledge (Β2):

  • FIRST CERTIFICATE IN ENGLISH (FCE), University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • BULATS English Language Test, score: 60-74, University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) – The British Council – IDP Education Australia IELTS Australia, score: 5,5 to 6,5.
  • Business English Certificate – Vantage (BEC Vantage), University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES).
  • ECCE - EXAMINATION FOR THE CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY IN ENGLISH, University of MICHIGAN.
  • LONDON TESTS OF ENGLISH LEVEL 3 – UPPER INTERMEDIATE COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or PEARSON TEST OF ENGLISH GENERAL LEVEL 3 UPPER- INTERMEDIATE COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL or EDEXCEL Level I Certificate in ESOL International (CEF B2)
  • CERTIFICATE IN Integrated Skills in English ISE II, TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON.
  • CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (reading, writing and listening) -COMMUNICATOR- and CITY & GUILDS LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (Spoken) -COMMUNICATOR- (both included in the final grade) or CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL ESOL – COMMUNICATOR – and CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL SPOKEN ESOL – COMMUNICATOR – (both included in the final grade).
  • TEST OF ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION (TOEIC), score: 505-780, EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE/CHAUNCEY, USA.
  • EDI Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International JETSET Level 5 (CEF B2) or PEARSON EDI Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF B2) or PEARSON LCCI LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (CEFR B2).
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 3 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, in case one of the parts is a "Pass").
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 2 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, with "Distinction” or “Credit").
  • OCNW Certificate in ESOL International at Level 1 (Common European Framework equivalent level B2) (until 31/8/2009).
  • Ascentis Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF B2).
  • ESB Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International All Modes (Council of Europe Level B2).
  • Michigan State University – Certificate of English Language Competency (MSU – CELC): CEF B2.
  • Test of Interactive English, B2 + Level (ACELS).
  • Test of Interactive English, B2 Level (ACELS) or Test of Interactive English, Β2 Level (Gatehouse Awards).
  • NOCN Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (B2).
  • AIM Awards Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (B2) (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking).
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH Language ASSESSMENT BATTERY (MELAB), score 80-90, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS.
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH TEST (MET), score: 157-189, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS.
  • LRN Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF B2).
  • GA Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International – (CEFR: B2).
  • Β2 -LanguageCert Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (Listening, Reading, Writing) (Communicator B2) and Β2 – LanguageCert Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (Speaking) (Communicator B2) (both included in the final grade).

(4) Average knowledge (Β1):

  • PRELIMINARY ENGLISH TEST (PET), University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • BULATS English Language Test, score: 40-59, University of CAMBRIDGE.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Score 4-5.
  • Business English Certificate – Preliminary (BEC Preliminary) UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE LOCAL EXAMINATIONS SYNDICATE (UCLES).
  • LONDON TESTS OF ENGLISH LEVEL 2 –INTERMEDIATE COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL ή PEARSON TEST OF ENGLISH GENERAL LEVEL 2-INTERMEDIATE COMMUNICATION- EDEXCEL ή EDEXCEL ENTRY Level Certificate in ESOL International (ENTRY 3) (CEF B1).
  • CERTIFICATE IN Integrated Skills in English ISE I, TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON.
  • CITY & GUILDS ENTRY LEVEL CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (Reading, Writing and Listening) (ENTRY 3) – ACHIEVER- and CITY & GUILDS ENTRY LEVEL CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (Spoken) (ENTRY 3) – ACHIEVER – (both included in the final grade) or CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL ESOL – ACHIEVER – and CITY & GUILDS CERTIFICATE IN INTERNATIONAL SPOKEN ESOL -ACHIEVER- (both included in the final grade).
  • BASIC COMMUNICATION CERTIFICATE IN ENGLISH.
  • TEST OF ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION (TOEIC), score: 405-500, EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE/CHAUNCEY, USA.
  • EDI Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry Level 3) JETSET Level 4 (CEF B1) or PEARSON EDI Entry 3 Certificate in ESOL International (CEF B1) or PEARSON LCCI ENTRY 3 CERTIFICATE IN ESOL INTERNATIONAL (CEFR B1).
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB LEVEL 2 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, in case one of the parts is a "Pass").
  • PEARSON LCCI EFB Level 1 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, with "Distinction” or “Credit”).
  • OCNW Certificate in ESOL International at Entry Level 3 (Common European Framework equivalent level B1) (until 31/8/2009).
  • Ascentis Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) CEF B1.
  • ESB Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International All Modes (entry 3) (Council of Europe Level B1).
  • Test of Interactive English, B1 + Level (ACELS).
  • Test of Interactive English, B1 Level (ACELS) ή Test of Interactive English, Β1 Level (Gatehouse Awards).
  • NOCN Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (B1).
  • AIM Awards Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (B1) (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking).
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH Language ASSESSMENT BATTERY (MELAB), score: 67-79, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS.
  • MICHIGAN ENGLISH TEST (MET), score: 120-156, CAMBRIDGE MICHIGAN Language ASSESSMENTS
  • LRN Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (CEF B1).
  • GA Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (CEFR: B1).
  • Β1 – LanguageCert Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (Listening, Reading, Writing) (Achiever B1) and Β1– LanguageCert Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (Speaking) (Achiever B1) (both included in the final grade).