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Welcome to Romania, where a range of Trinity English exams are available. These are organised by European Examinations Centre which, in partnership with Trinity, aims to provide the highest level of service for both our candidates and examiners, and the opportunity to discover the benefits that holding a Trinity exam certificate can bring, both in Romania and abroad.

We offer exam opportunities in over twenty authorised Trinity centres in the following cities across Romania:

  • Bucharest
  • Constanta
  • Brasov
  • Sibiu
  • Ploiesti
  • Pitesti

Recognition of Trinity exams

Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Certifications are recognized both nationally and internationally:

  • Internationally - for more information visit Recognition of Trinity qualifications
  • Nationally - ISE I-IV exams are recognized by the Romanian Ministry of Education, Research and Youth and approved by the List of Internationally Recognised Exams for the Certification of Language Proficiency in Foreign Languages. (The List of Internationally Recognised Exams can be found in Annex no. 2, Minister Order no. 5219 / 09.09.2010.)
  • Trinity's Integrated Skills in English is also recognised by various educational institutions in Romania such as Vasile Goldis West University of Arad (Faculty of Informatics)

ISE exams are accepted and equated with the language proficiency test for international languages studied during high school, and apply when taking the Baccalaureate exam.

Trinity College London certificates can be used to demonstrate English skills when applying for job vacancies offered by UK companies to Romanian nationals.

Trinity exams available:

Graded Examinations in Spoken English (GESE)

Trinity’s Graded Examinations in Spoken English (GESE) are one-to-one, face-to-face assessments of speaking and listening skills with a Trinity examiner.

Preparation for these exams and achievement of GESE qualifications supports people wishing to develop their proficiency in English language speaking - for personal goals, study, travel, employment, settlement or for visa application purposes.

  • Available at 12 levels - from Grade 1 to Grade 12 (pre-A1 to C2 CEFR)
  • Achievable steps – graded qualifications offer a progressive pathway for developing English language skills
  • Convenience - assessment is designed to complement general English language courses
  • Communicative skills – exam preparation focuses on developing communicative skills and building confidence to use English in real life
  • Exam format – for details visit GESE

Integrated Skills in English (ISE)

Trinity's Integrated Skills in English (ISE) is a contemporary four skills qualification designed to assess the integrated use of reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.

ISE is available at five levels from A2 to C2 on the Common European Framework (CEFR), so there is a level suited to every learner.

ISE assesses students’ ability to interact in English in an authentic and meaningful way through the use of integrated reading and writing tasks and integrated speaking and listening tasks. Preparing for ISE builds real-life English skills and transferable skills required for academic study and employability. 

  • Two exam modules - ISE consists of two exam modules: Reading & Writing and Speaking & Listening
  • Integrated skills - ISE assesses the student’s ability to use reading and writing skills, and speaking and listening skills in combination – to reflect real life
  • Transferable skills - Preparing for ISE supports the development of transferable skills for academic study and employment, such as note-taking, synthesising information, participating in discussion, presenting.
  • Flexible - The exam modules can be taken together, or at different times, when students are ready. Students must pass both modules to gain an ISE qualification.
  • Exam format – for further details see ISE

Trinity Stars: Young Performers in English Award 

Trinity Stars is designed to encourage the teaching and learning of English language through drama, music and performance.  It is a group award, designed for children aged anywhere between 3 and 12 years old who are starting to learn English.

Exam dates

At an examination centre’s request, examination dates can be organised all year round over a period of three consecutive days.

Exam fees

Please contact us for exam fee details

Trinity Teach English Online

Learn how teach English online with Trinity Teach English Online and the Trinity Certificate in Online Teaching (CertOT). Learn more.

Become a Registered Trinity Exam Centre

Any suitable nursery, school or high school can apply to become an authorised Trinity College London exam centre. Please contact us for further information

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