International Certificate in Financial English (ICFE):

ICFE (International Certificate in Financial English) is certification provided by Cambridge ESOL United Kingdom. It is a high-level language exam for accountancy and finance professionals. The exam gives an in-depth assessment of your ability to work in a financial context. The exam uses real-life finance and accounting situations and covers all four-language skills  reading, writing, listening and speaking.

A Cambridge English: Financial (ICFE) shows that you can:

  1. Participate in financial meetings and discussions
  2. Express opinion clearly
  • Understand and produce financial texts

Reasons for Choosing ICFE:

  1. Uses real life examples you would expect to happen while working in finance
  2. Helps you get a job in International finance context
  • Improves your ability to conduct business Internationally

Some Key Facts about Cambridge ESOL ICFE:

  1. CEFR level = B2/C1 (equivalent to IELTS Band 6.5 Min to 8 Max)
  2. Test Format = Paper Based
  • No of Papers = 4
  1. Exam Length = About 3 hours 30 Minutes