LEVELS


The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) distinguishes among
six levels of proficiency, namely

C2- - mastery, the highest level

C1 - advanced 

B2 - upper-intermediate

B1 - B1.1 pre-intermediate & B1.2 intermediate

A2 - elementary

A1 - starter or beginner, the lowest level


IELTS LEVELS vs CEFR




C1 - bands 7.0 - 8.0
advanced

B2 - bands 5.5 - 6.5
upper-intermediate

B1 - bands 4.0 - 5.0
pre-intermediate to intermediate

A2 - bands 2.5 - 3.5
elementary