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AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group

 AIM Qualifications and Assessment GroupAIM Qualifications and Assessment Group is an Ofqual regulated, national Awarding Organisation (AO) and a leading provider of English qualifications. It collaborates with UK and international partners to provide qualification and assessment solutions for a variety of markets. It offers over 600 recognised qualifications across a wide range of subject areas from Entry Level to Level 6.

Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications & Examinations Regulation) maintain standards and provide confidence in the rigour of qualifications in England. They regulate qualifications, examinations and assessments in England and are independent of government and report directly to Parliament. You can find more information about Ofqual here

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The AIM / Anglia Partnership

Anglia Examinations offers a comprehensive and structured 10-step programme of assessing English language competence, from beginner through to near-native speaker level. For the top four levels, Anglia Examinations has partnered with AIM Qualifications to develop an exciting suite of ESOL International Qualifications. 

As of May 2021, students successfully completing the AIM Qualifications Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (Anglia Mastery) will be awarded UCAS tariff points which can count towards university application tariffs. This English language qualification is the only one of its kind in the UK with UCAS points.

Offering AIM ESOL qualifications

Training centres and colleges wishing to offer the highest four levels of Anglia ESOL Examinations must be ‘AIM recognised centres’. AIM is responsible for the registration of candidates, verification and certification.

Full details can be found on the AIM website.

AIM Approved Anglia Examinations (ESOL)

Anglia Examinations partner with AIM to offer Ofqual approved qualifications for the top four levels of our suite of general English (ESOL International) examinations:

  • B1 Intermediate AIM Entry Level Certificate in ESOL International (Entry 3) (B1) (Anglia Intermediate) Ofqual qualification number 601/4946/2
  • B2 Advanced AIM Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (B2) (Anglia Advanced) Ofqual qualification number 601/4947/4
  • C1 Proficiency AIM Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (C1) (Anglia Proficiency) Ofqual qualification number 601/4949/8
  • C2 Masters AIM Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (Anglia Mastery) Ofqual qualification number 601/4948/6
Contact AIM

Speak to AIM's Customer Experience Team for more information: +44 (0)1332 341822 or email