TKT is a series of internationally recognized modular teaching qualifications, which test your knowledge in a specific area of English language teaching. You can take TKT whatever your background and teaching experience, to gain recognition for your knowledge and skills. It is:
- recognized in over 60 countries as proof of teaching knowledge
- a highly-respected qualification from Cambridge English, part of the University of Cambridge
- flexible – take as many modules as you want, over any time period. You receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module you complete
- accessible – prepare for each module in your own time, at your own pace.
Who is TKT for?
TKT modules are ideal for all teachers, whatever their background and teaching experience. TKT is accessible; there are no formal English language requirements for candidates. Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) has been developed for people who:
- are already teaching, but would like to take an internationally recognised qualification to gain formal recognition for their experience
- want to enhance their career opportunities by broadening their teaching experience into specialist areas
- want to keep their teaching skills up to date. Preparing for TKT will help you grow in confidence as a teacher and give you the knowledge and skills that will help you develop your career. A flexible path to a teaching qualification TKT is modular and flexible, allowing you to fit your studies around your work and other commitments – you can take the modules over a period of time that suits your needs.
Results for TKT are reported as being in one of four bands, 1–4. Every candidate receives a certificate for each module taken and there is no pass or fail.
After taking TKT, teachers who want to develop their knowledge further can progress to other well-established Cambridge ESOL qualifications, such as CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and the Delta Modules (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).
Duration: 3 Months
Training Fee: QAR 5,000. Hefty discounts available! Examination Fee for each module.