Who we are

Who we are

We are an international exams group designing and delivering assessments to over 8 million learners in over 170 countries. We are committed to ensuring that all our assessments are fair, have sound ethical underpinning, and operate according to the highest technical standards. Our organisation is not-for-profit.

Our values


Our values are set out in the Cambridge Approach which covers the full life cycle of assessment, shows best practice and enables us to lead the assessment debate.

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Our leadership

Saul Nassé, our Group Chief Executive, heads up the Corporate Board which comprises Group Directors from across the organisation, including the chief executives of our exam boards.

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Our heritage

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Cambridge Assessment was established as the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) by the University of Cambridge in 1858.

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About Cambridge Assessment - who we are and what we do.