Australian College of Business and Technology

ACBT general english


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1. Diploma in English (for C1 Advanced)

The Course

Diploma in English offered at ACBT is a comprehensive English language course that assists students to reach a high level of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. This course is recommended for students who are at Intermediate - Advanced (CEFR B2 or C1) level and prepares them to for the Cambridge C1 Advanced exam 

For Whom

The course is ideal for:


  • those waiting for higher studies in local or foreign universities
  • Students pursuing higher studies and school leavers
  • those seeking an internationally recognized certification of their English language competency




The course provides training in listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in English   for employment and higher educational purposes. 


Course Schedule

Level Duration Weekly Schedule Time Fee Assessment Award
intermediate - Advanced 60 hours



8.30 - 12.30

11.00 - 3.00


45000/=* Continuous + Final Evaluations ACBT Certificate of Proficiency 


Cambridge C1 Advanced Examination

Tuesday & Friday 9.00 - 1.00 
*Course fee includes 30 hours of free access to Resource Room and free registration to the Cambridge C1 Advanced exam.


Upon completion of the Diploma in English students can sit for Cambridge C1 Advanced examination.

 *Cambridge C1 Advanced certification allows you access to foreign universities and employment and is a prestigious lifetime qualification that proves your high proficiency in English. C1 Advanced is an internationally recognized language qualification awarded by Cambridge Assessment English, UK.


External Candidates can also take C1 Advanced exam at ACBT (without following the Diploma in English).


C1 Adv. Test Date
Registration Deadline 
Exam Fee (LKR)
25th June 2022 15th June 2022 20000.00
16th July 2022 06th July 2022 20000.00


For more information about C1 Advanced, please visit:

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Call us on : Fixed Line : +(94) 071 115 1234

Visit us at : ACBT, 442 Galle Road, Colombo 03. Sri Lanka.
ACBT, 32C, Dickmans Road, Colombo 05, Sri Lanka.