Cambridge Examination Preparation

Examination Preparation and Examination dates:

Cambridge Examinations  – (speaking dates to be confirmed)

Cambridge Examinations (FCE, CAE, CPE) are given in house at Bridge Mills Galway Language Centre (We can register you for these examinations on these dates – Please contact the office for more details about prices, availability and registration deadlines). Written papers;


  • December  FCE/CAE 11 December CPE 5 December


  • March FCE 05 March CAE 11 March
  • June FCE / CAE 04 June, CPE 09 June
  • July  FCE 28 July – CAE 29 July
  • August FCE 25 August – CAE 26 August
  • December  FCE/CAE 10 December CPE 04 December


(Speaking tests usually take place in the week before the written paper – Registration deadlines are usually about 6 weeks in advance of the test dates above – please contact us for more details)

For more information on these exams and IELTS and BEC go to

For more information on TIE and ETAPP go to

For more information on TOEFL go to

For more information on TOEIC go to

Full-Time Preparation Courses:

  • For March / June /December examination – 20 lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes), timetabled 9.00-12.15, Monday to Friday. Course is to be booked as 9 weeks of tuition and 10 weeks of accommodation.
  • Express Preparation courses – 4 weeks duration for all exam dates. EPX20 Timetabled Monday to Friday 9.00 to 12.15. EPX30 Timetabled 9.00 to 12.15 Monday to Friday and 13.30 to 16.15 Tue/Wed/Thur.
    • July FCE/CAE
    • August FCE/CAE
  • Part-time Cambridge Examination preparation courses are also available in the evening.

Which Cambridge Exam should I take?

Do an online test to help you decide.

Test your English | Cambridge English


We offer preparation for these examinations in combination with private tuition, or in private lessons alone. Courses and timetables can be negotiated at the time of booking.(We can help you book these examinations and check examination dates and deadlines for you – please come to the office or email us for more details)

IELTS Galway:


The school is now also a testing centre for Cambridge Admissions Testing examinations (Tests can take place at other dates in the year, but the only test dates available at this Centre are in October and November each year).


Examinations include 22 different tests including :

  • BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT)
  • Mathematics Admissions Test (MAT)
  • Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA)

Please email for more information. Deadline for registration is 25 September 2021 for tests in 2021.

Details on Cambridge Admissions Testing on


For up to date Course Fees on any course please email us on