Qualifications for Teachers

TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test)

TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test)

Cambridge teaching qualifications are recognized worldwide as a standard of quality. Whether you are at the beginning of your career or have already gained experience, Cambridge offers you the opportunity to further your education and create new career prospects.

TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) is a flexible series of modular teaching qualifications that demonstrate your development as an English teacher. It is ideal for individuals who want to demonstrate their teaching knowledge with a globally recognized certificate.

TKT certifies that you can teach English to schoolchildren or adults, whether in your own country or abroad. Enhance your career prospects now with a Cambridge English teaching qualification.

Who is TKT for?

TKT is ideal for you if you:

  • Already teach but want to gain an internationally recognized qualification.
  • Want to enhance your career prospects by expanding your teaching expertise in specific areas.
  • Want to update your teaching methods.

Enhance Your Career Prospects

Preparing for TKT will boost your confidence as a teacher and provide you with the knowledge and skills to assist in your professional development.

You can take TKT regardless of your professional background and teaching experience, and there is no specific English proficiency level required.


Flexible Course to Suit Your Schedule

TKT is a flexible modular course that allows you to study alongside your work and other commitments. You can complete the modules over a period that suits you.

In addition to gaining a solid foundation in good teaching practices, TKT preparation can be tailored to your teaching conditions. TKT centers can establish their own curriculum to accommodate your local teaching environment.

Gateway to Further Teaching Qualifications

After completing TKT, you can pursue other established Cambridge English teaching qualifications, such as CELTA and Delta.

Cambridge English Teaching Qualification

TKT is awarded by Cambridge English Language Assessment, part of the University of Cambridge. The exam is internationally recognized, highly regarded, and a benchmark of quality.