About Cambridge English
Cambridge English Language Assessment (known simply as 'Cambridge English') offers the world's leading range of certificates for both learners and teachers of English. A Cambridge English certificate can help you gain entrance to college or university, improve your prospects at work, or simply provide a measure of your progress in English. It operates in a hundred and thirty five countries worldwide and each year over one and three quarter million people attempt to gain a Cambridge English qualification.
Cambridge English is a non-teaching department of the University of Cambridge, England and Europe's largest assessment agency. It is also one of the largest internationally recognised assessment agencies in the world. A not-for-profit organisation, Cambridge English celebrated it's one hundred and fiftieth anniversary in 2008.
TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) are umbrella terms for all the various English language teaching awards available worldwide. As such, all Cambridge English teaching awards are 'TEFL courses' (or 'TESOL courses').