Presessional English Entry Requirements for 2021-22

A SELT (IELTS UKVI and Pearson Academic) is required for students studying on campus.

The following English language qualifications will also be accepted for Presessional English courses taken online or for when an integrated CAS can be issued. IELTS Academic can be accepted in the same way.

 

Foundation Programme IELTS requirement is 5.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band 

 

Foundation Programme IELTS Academic requirement is 5.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.0 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills 43 with no less than 4 in Reading, 9 in
Listening, 16 in Speaking, 13 in Writing
65-69
31 week 4.0 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills 43 with no less than 4 in Reading, 9 in
Listening, 16 in Speaking, 13 in Writing 
65-69
22, 21 or 20 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills 56 with no less than 13 in any band 70-74
15 week 5.0 (4.0 all skills) 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 13 in any band 75-79
11 or 10 week

5.0 (4.5 all skills)

53 in all skills 61 with no less than 15 in any band 80-84
6 week

5.5 (5.0 all skills)

 59 with no less than 53 in all skills 68 with no less than 15 in any band 85-89

Foundation programme IELTS requirement is 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band

 

Foundation programme IELTS Academic requirement is 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.0 (4.0 in all skills)  43 in all skills 43 with no less than 4 in Reading, 9 in
Listening, 16 in Speaking, 13 in Writing 
 65-69
31 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills)  43 in all skills 56 with no less than 13 in any band  70-74
 22, 21 or 20 week 5.0 (4.0 all skills) 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79
 15 week 5.0 (4.5 all skills) 53 with no less than 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84
 11 or 10 week 5.5 (5.0 all skills)  59 with no less than 53 in all skills 68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89
 6 week 6.0 (5.0 all skills)  59 in all skills 78 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate  programme IELTS requirement is 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS Academic requirement is 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.0 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills 43 with no less than 4 in Reading, 9 in Listening, 16 in Speaking, 13 in Writing  65-69
31 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills  56 with no less than 13 in any band  70-74
22, 21 or 20 week 5.0 (4.0 in writing) 47 in all skills  61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79
15 week 5.0 (4.5 in writing) 53 with no less than 47 in all skills  61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84
11 or 10 week 5.5 (5.0 in writing) 59 with no less than 53 in writing and 47 in all other skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89
6 week 6.0 (5.0 in writing) 59 in all skills  78 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS Academic requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL  Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills)  43 in all skills 56 with no less than 13 in any band 70-74
31 week 5.0 (4.0 in all skills)  47 in all skills 61 with no less than 13 in any band 75-79
22, 21 or 20 week 5.0 (4.5 in writing)  53 with no less than 47 in all skills  61 with no less than 15 in any band 80-84
15 week 5.5 (4.5 in writing) 59 with no less than 47 in all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band 85-89
11 or 10 week 6.0 (5.0 in writing)  59 in all skills  80 with no less than 17 in any band 90-99
 6-week 6.5 (5.0 in writing) 61 with no les than 59 in all skills  85 with no less than 17 in any band 100-109

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 6.0 in each band

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS Academic requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 6.0 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills) 43 in all skills 56 with no less than 13 in any band  70-74
31 week 5.0 (4.0 in all skills) 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79
22, 21 or 20 week 5.0 (5.0 in writing) 53 with no less than 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84
15 week 5.5 (5.0 in writing) 59 with no less than 53 in writing and no less than 47 in all other skills 68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89
11 or 10 week 6.0 (5.5 in writing) 59 in all skills 80 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99
6 week 6.5 (5.5 in writing) 64 with no less than 59 in all skills 85 with no less than 17 in any band  100-109

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 6.5 in each band

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS Academic requirement is 6.5 overall with at least 6.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL  Duolingo
42 or 41 week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills)  47 in all skills 56 with no less than 13 in any band 75-79
31 week 5.0 (4.5 in all skills)  53 with no less than 47 in all skills 61 with no less than 15 in any band 80-84
22, 21 or 20 week  5.5 (5.0 in writing)  59 with no less than 53 in writing and 47 in all other skills 68 overall with no less than 15 in any band 85-89
15 week 5.5 (5.5 in writing)  59 in all skills 72 overall with no less than 18 in any band 90-94
11 or 10 week 6.0 (6.0 in writing)   61 in all skills 80 overall with no less than 20 in any band 95-104
6 week 6.5 (6.0 in writing)   64 in all skills 85 overall with no less than 20 in any band 105-114

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS requirement is 7.0 overall with at least 6.5 in each band

 

Undergraduate/Postgraduate programme IELTS Academic requirement is 7.0 overall with at least 6.5 in each band
  IELTS  Pearson UKVI  TOEFL  Duolingo
42 or 41 week 5.0 (4.5 in all skills)  53 with no less than 47 in all skills  61 with no less than 15 in any band 80-84
31 week 5.5 (5.0 in all skills) 59 with no less than 53 in all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band 85-89
22, 21 or 20 week 6.0 (5.5 in writing)  59 in all skills  80 overall with no less than 15 in any band 90-94
15 week 6.0 (6.0 in writing)  61 in all skills  80 overall with no less than 20 in any band 95-99
11 or 10 week 6.5 (6.0 in writing)  64 in all skills  88 overall with no less than 20 in any band 100-109
6 week 7.0 (6.0 in writing)  67 in all skills  93 overall with no less than 20 in any band 110-119