English Language Testing Unit (ELT)

As part of CEC’s ongoing commitment to serve the wider community, the ELT Unit provides its services to candidates who need to take English tests to study in the UAE or abroad. 

In June 2008, IELTS examinations were offered to the general public of UAE. CEC currently has the largest IELTS test center in the UAE. Since its inception, thousands of students, members of the general public and professionals have greatly benefited from the services provided by the ELT Unit. At any given time, our facilities can accommodate up to 500 candidates for an IELTS Exam.

TOEFL services to the general public were introduced in July 2010 with the establishment of the TOEFL iBT test center which is located in the Islamic Institute building. 

The Unit offers TOEFL ITP test to UAEU students as well as students who wish to join the University for undergraduate and graduate programs.

Exams offered by ELT:


  • TOEFL – (iBT and ITP)

Oct 19, 2016