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  1. Cambridge CELTA regulations state that candidates must:

    • be aged 20 or over;

    • have an awareness of language and a competence in English, both written and spoken, that enables them to undertake the CELTA course (clear C1 level or above: CAE Grades 'A', IELTS 7.5+ with Writing 7.5+ and Speaking 7.5+; TOEFL Total Score 102+ with Writing 29+ and Speaking 24+);

    • have the potential to develop the necessary skills to become effective teachers and to successfully complete the written assignments and practice teaching.

  2. The recommended minimum entry requirement is that candidates should have formal qualifications, which would allow entry into higher education in their own country. Many CELTA candidates will be postgraduate level, and most CELTA candidates will have experienced learning a foreign language.

  3. In all matters relating to the suitability of candidates for courses, the decision of the Director of Teacher Training, BKC-International House Moscow shall be final.

  4. CELTA Candidates for the course are selected initially by written application and then by interview. Acceptance at either stage is not automatic. In cases of unsuccessful application BKC-IH cannot enter into correspondence or discussion concerning the reasons for an interview or a place on the CELTA course not having been offered. The rigorous selection process is undertaken in the interest of CELTA candidates to ensure a high level of success on the CELTA course.