English Language Requirements

Here you will find the English scores that we require for our various courses and for the various English tests.

Note – not all of the methods of assessment listed below are acceptable in all cases. Please do visit the Do I need to do an English test page to check which method of English language assessment you need to undertake.

COURSE LEVELIELTSPTE
Mphil/phd7 overall with at least 6.0 in each band67 overall with at least 55 in each band
MA6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band62 overall with at least 51 in each band
BA advanced entry (year two or three)6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band62 overall with at least 51 in each band
BA6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band 55 overall with at least 51 in each band
Prep for HE (Foundation Diploma) or Study Abroad5.5 overall with at least 5.0 in each band51 overall with at least 46 in each band
6-Month Preparatory Studies in Art, Design and Media with English5.0 in each band46 in each band
Pre-sessional EnglishClick hereClick here

*We would strongly recommend that even if your English level is good, you undertake some study prior to taking the exam so that you are fully prepared for the method of testing.