Czech Language Certificate Exam for Young Learners - General Information - CCE for Young Learners

Payment details

You will receive the relevant invoice details in order to pay the examination fee once you have submitted the online application form by email.

The full amount due (excluding bank or transfer fees) must be transferred to the receipient bank account - ILPS CU (UK UJOP), i.e. the payer is responsible for all fees connected with the bank transfer.

The amount may be paid in Euros according to the relevant, current currency exchange rates according to CNB.

Candidates must bring their receipt of payment with them to the exam.

Payment for exams in the Czech Republic must be paid no later than 7 days before the examination date.


Exam information

The Czech Language Certificate Exam for Young Learners is designed to verify all four levels of communicative competency achieved, in accordance with the criteria specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages and in the European Language Portfolio for Learners up to the Age of 11 and the European Language Portfolio for Learners aged 11 to 15.

Basic language skills in written and spoken communication are examined (reading comprehension, listening comprehension, writing, speaking).



Parts of the exam

  • Reading Comprehension + Writing
  • Listening Comprehension
  • Speaking

Exam duration

Level Reading Comprehension Listening Comprehension Writing Speaking
A1 + Writing 40 minutes 18–23 minutes in the Reading Comprehension part 5–6 minutes (per person)
A2 30 minutes 24–28 minutes 30 minutes 6–8 minutes (per person)


Pass/fail grades.

For a pass grade, it is necessary to achieve an overall minimum score of 60%. An overall minimum score of 60% is required in each subtest, however, a pass score of 50% in one of the written subtests is accepted.

The certificate has no expiry date and is issued in Czech and English, German or Russian.



The Insitute for Language and Preparatory Studies represents Charles University as a full and exclusive Czech member of ALTE (Association of Language Testers in Europe). Our institution is a member of the international testing associations EALTA and ILTA. Many of our employees  are members of other accredited organizations such as the Association of  Teachers of Czech as a Foreign Language, the Linguistic  Association, the Czech and Slovak  Association of Teachers of Foreign Languages in Higher Education, AATSEEL and the International  Association of Teachers of Czech.


Contact address

Charles University in Prague
Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies
Research and Test Centre
Vratislavova 29/10
128 00 Prague 2
Czech Republic

E-mail: vtc@ujop.cuni.cz
Tel.: +420 224 990 451

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