Swiss Exams has been a provider for Cambridge English Exams in Switzerland since 1989. We organise Cambridge English Exams in many Swiss cities, among them Zurich, Winterthur, Chur, Bern, Luzern, St.Gallen, Basel, etc.
Swiss Exams is an organisation which specialises in “Professional Exam Management”. Founded in 1989, Swiss Exams has provided exams for over 100’000 candidates over the years. Various exam boards as well as over 800 schools and organisations in Switzerland trust our services. It is our utmost priority to provide the best possible exam registration, exam day and result process to our clients. Swiss Exams has received international awards for “Best Marketing”, “Excellence in Technology”, “Exemplary Security & Quality Assurance” and “Outstanding Service to Customers”.
We offer all schools the possibility of having a school account, a so-called Exam Preparation Centre account. As a Preparation Centre you have the following advantages:
Possibility to reserve Cambridge English exam dates for your students: link or contact us
Direct access to your students’ results via the Preparation Centre website.
Advertise your school on our official website, on the Recommended Schools List
20% discount on Cambridge University Press publications
Possibility of using the Cambridge English Preparation Centre Logo on your school website, publications, etc.
Furthermore, we regularly conduct School Visits in different areas such as Winterthur, Zürich, Berne, Basel, Lucerne, St.Gallen and Chur and we would be happy to come to your school and present... » read more
After months of preparation we are pleased to announce that we are expanding our services to the city and the region of St.Gallen, including running a permanent Cambridge CB lab in the centre of the city in St.Gallen.
As with all our recent expansions to cities across Switzerland, the aim is to provide our award-winning services to clients in less-developed regions where we see potential. Our recent expansion to Berne has shown that our presence was well received and that our services, which are based on Quality, Reliability and Accessibility, are in high demand. We are confident that we will experience the same in St.Gallen.
We encourage schools and other organisations to get in touch with us in order to discuss how we can be of particular service to them and how we can... » read more
‘The students are always moaning that reading is difficult, yet just try and get them to borrow a book from the Learning Centre!’
This common complaint from colleagues in the staffroom led me on a journey of discovery into my learners’ reading habits and into the intriguing world of action research. The goal of my project was to investigate the effects of implementing an extensive reading programme (ERP) on my students’ reading fluency and speed, and on their attitude to reading.
Many of my students are aiming to enter UK universities where they will be expected to read a large number of texts in English. Research has shown that strong reading skills will be necessary at university (Day and Bamford 1998, Grabe 2009), and this can be extremely demanding if... » read more
When you try to raise awareness of your presence, there are various ways in which an organisation can attract potential clients. Swiss Exams has decided to try something new. Every day, over 100’000 people commute to or through Berne. As of December 2016, there is a BUS driving through Berne, day in – day out with a slogan in the local language … have a look!
Cambridge English Language Assessment and QS present English at Work: global analysis of language skills in the workplace – a global, cross-industry overview of English language skills at work.
The English at Work findings are based on data from over 5,300 employers in 38 countries/territories that completed the annual QS Global Employer Survey, as well as insights from Cambridge English experts. For an overview of the English at Work initial findings, read the executive summary.
Cambridge English Language Assessment asked the world a series of questions about the importance of English in the workplace.
Discover the questions which have been asked and find out what this means for different company sizes and sectors. Use our country... » read more