Cambridge English: B1 Business Higher (BEC-H)
Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC H) certifies that candidates are at the same level (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Level C1) as those taking the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE), with emphasis on Business English. Candidates are able to use the language in their professional environment in a practiced, focused and competent manner.
Who takes Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC H)?
Cambridge English: Business: Higher (BEC H) is used as the final school-leaving exam in the field of Business or related fields. Cambridge English: Business: Higher (BEC H) is also used in the corporate sector by candidates who want to enhance their English skills to CEFR Level C1, with a particular focus on business English.
To take the exam you should be able to:
How Cambridge English is: Business Higher (BEC H) recognized?
Many companies in india recognize Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC H) as a full CEFR C1 qualification. Cambridge English: Business: Higher (BEC H) is also a solid basis to prepare for the next level (Level C2) Cambridge English exam the Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).
|Paper||Content||Marks(% of total)||Purpose|
|6 parts||25%||Shows you can deal confidently with different types of text.|
(1 hour and 10 minutes)
|2 parts||25%||You need to be able to write a variety of different items such as memos, letters, emails, reports and proposals.|
(about 40 minutes, including transfer time)
|3 parts||25%||You need to be able to follow and understand a range of spoken materials, such as presentations, interviews and discussions.|
(16 minutes per pair of candidates)
|3 parts||25%||Tests your ability to communicate effectively in face-to-face situations. Your Speaking test will be face-to-face with one or two other candidates. This makes your test more realistic and more reliable.|
Depending on which university, college or organisation you are applying to, you may be asked to achieve a specific score or grade, either overall or for a particular skill. For Cambridge English: Business Higher, the following scores will be used to report results: