CEPT (Cambridge English Placement Test)

Cambridge English Placement Test (CEPT) is a computer based and online test, to determine your current level of skills in reading and listening and placed you according to the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). CEPT task type are as below:




Read and select

Candidates read a notice, diagram, label, memo or letter containing a short text and choose the sentence or phrase that most closely matches the meaning of the text. There are three possible answers.

Gapped sentences

Candidates read a sentence with a missing word (gap) and choose the correct word to fill the gap. There are four choices for each gap.

Multiple-choice gap-fill

Candidates choose the right word or phrase to fill the gaps in a text. There are four choices for each gap.

Open gap-fill

Candidates read a short text in which there are some missing words (gaps) and write in the missing word in each gap.

Extended reading

Candidates read a longer text and answer a series of multiple-choice questions. The questions are in the same order as the information in the text.





Listen and select

Candidates listen to a short audio recording and answer a multiple-choice question with three options.

Extended listening

Candidates listen to a longer recording and answer a series of multiple-choice questions based on it. The questions are in the same order as the information they hear in the recording.


Click here for a sample of CEPT online.