Teacher Knowledge Test (TKT)

If you are a teacher of English or an aspiring teacher of English, the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) will interest you. Growing in international recognition, the TKT is not a teaching qualification but an assessment instrument from Cambridge English designed to test your knowledge about the teaching of English to speakers of other languages. It is the perfect way to begin (or refresh!) your teaching career.The TKT focuses on the core teaching knowledge needed by English teachers of primary, secondary or adult learners anywhere in the world.

TKT test modules can be taken together in one exam session or separately, in any order, in different exam sessions. Each test module lasts 80 minutes and consists of 80 multiple choice questions. Find out more about the modules at Cambridge English Teaching Knowlege Test.

Prepare for the TKT

Candidates can prepare for the TKT test by following a preparation course or through individual reading and study. We offer a 5 or 10 week English for Specific Purposes:TESOL course that will help you prepare for selected modules of the TKT. Classes run on Tues and Thurs, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for the TKT test but it is advisable for candidates to have at least an intermediate level of English (e.g. minimum IELTS 4.0). Candidates are NOT tested on their English ability prior to sitting the TKT.

Registration and fees $AUD

Fees for registering for the TKT are set by Cambridge:

  • $80 per module in 2017, $140 per module in 2018
  • Additional $60 late fee per module in 2017, $100 per module in 2018.

To register for or to find out more details about the TKT, please fill out the form below:

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