Exam Centre


FCE preparation course

The preparation is led by teachers who are experienced with the requirements for taking the exam and have many years of experience in conducting and assessing it.

During the certificate preparation:

  • You will practice each component of the exam and focus on exam techniques;
  • You will develop language skills specific to each part of the exam;
  • You will master successful strategies for obtaining an international certificate;
  • You will get acquainted with the common mistakes made by candidates and be taught how to avoid making them;
  • You will get real exam materials that have been taken in recent years;
  • You will undertake mock tests conducted in a real test environment;
  • You will receive a free set of additional materials for self-preparation, which will contribute to your success in the exam.

To sign up for our courses you need to take an entrance test. The tests are conducted on site at the Academy during our registration periods before the beginning of each semester or online.

To participate in the FCE certification training, your English level must be at B2 level.



You can register for the FCE exam at English Academy. Please bring with you your ID card/passport and a proof of a bank transfer. If you are unable to come you can send a person with your notarised written agreement and with a copy of your ID card/passport to register you.

The fee for the test is 420 BGN. Fees must be paid by bank transfer to British Council bank account:
CITIBANK, 2 Maria Luiza Blvd, Sofia.
IBAN Leva account: BG77 CITI 9250 1051 0015 01

All FCE candidates registered at English Academy receive free access to the British Council online exam preparation plattform "Road to Success".



At English Academy Varna you can register for the following exam sessions in 2024:

Dates for Writing, Listening, Reading and Use of English 

Dates for Speaking:

Registration deadline

4 June 2024 31 May - 9 June 25 April 2024
15 June 2024 7 - 16 June 9 May 2024
25 July 2024 19 - 28 July 21 June 2024
5 October 2024 26 September - 6 October 30 August 2024
14 December 2024 6 - 15 December 7 November 2024