International Business English Exams
Among the 19 Anglia HQ Qualifications, There Are 4 Business English Exam Levels.
Please See Samples Of Each Below:
Level 1: Practical Business English
Practical Business English is level A2+ on the Common European Framework of Reference.
At this level, and in a typical office or workplace context, the student can listen to, understand and record practical factual information given in message form; deal with basic social situations, such as making introductions, asking/giving permission and showing gratitude; deal with the basic methods of modern office communication i.e. write an accurate email from information provided and write an appropriate email response to an enquiry.
Practical Business English Listening Section here:
Level 2: Intermediate Business English
Intermediate Business English is level B1 on the Common European Framework of Reference.
At this level, and in a typical office or workplace context, the student can pick out relevant information from a conversation or exchange and accurately record it; deal with the common exchanges of a business environment, both functional and social such as making an arrangement, confirming an appointment and making introductions; manipulate basic data; deal with the basic methods of modern office communication i.e. write a plausible and coherent email and respond to a message.
Intermediate Business English Listening Section here:
Level 3: Advanced Business English
Advanced Business English is level B2-C1 on the Common European Framework of Reference.
At this level, and in a serious business environment, the student can listen to, pick out and record relevant information from an authentic context; read and manipulate a variety of written forms of business communication including letters, notes, emails and newspaper articles; deal with a longer business-related text; provide an accurate summary of key points; respond appropriately in a typical business conversation or exchange.
Advanced Business English Listening Section here:
Level 4: Proficiency In Business English
Proficiency In Business English is level C1-C2 on the Common European Framework of Reference.
At this level, and in a serious business environment, the student can follow presentations or exchanges typical of business meetings and accurately convert information from them into an acceptable graphic representation; summarise information from a wide range of different spoken and written sources; deal with longer, complex business texts; write a coherent, structured report; control the language of business and manipulate it for specific purposes
Listen to the Practical Business English C1 – C2 Module here:
For further information on these Business English exams, please view the complete Syllabus. Within this handbook, you will find a complete breakdown of the assessments, as well as the marking criteria.