Composite Assessment B1 (CAB)

Composite Assessment B1 (CAB)

Key facts

CEFR level:

Test format:


Exam length:


Computer or paper-based

Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening

2 hours 15 minutes (approximately)

CAB assesses four aspects of English language that include reading, listening, speaking, and writing. Candidates taking CAB will need to demonstrate the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc., and focus on familiar and everyday situations and contexts.

Who accepts CAB?

Some examples are below:

  • Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR)
  • Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC)
  • College of Europe
  • Toyota
  • DHL
  • KPMG