Presessional English Entry Requirements for Summer 2020

Due to the impact of COVID-19 on test centres the following English language qualifications, including IELTS Academic (non-UKVI) qualifications, will be accepted for Presessional English courses taken online or for when an integrated CAS can be issued.

 

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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo
 20-week 4.5 (4.0 in all skills)  36 in all skills  56 with no less than 13 in any band  70-74
 15-week 5.0 (4.0 all skills)  36 (min 38 in all skills)  61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79
 10-week

5.0 (4.5 all skills)

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

5.5 (5.0 all skills)

 47 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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo
 20-week 5.0 (4.0 all skills)  36 (min 40 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79
 15-week 5.0 (4.5 all skills))  36 (min 42 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84
 10-week 5.5 (5.0 all skills)  43 all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89
 6-week 6.0 (5.0 all skills)  48 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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo  *CET-6 (Postgraduate only)
 20-week 5.0 (4.0 in writing)  36 (min 40 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 13 in any band  75-79  
 15-week 5.0 (4.5 in writing)  36 (min 42 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84  
 10-week 5.5 (5.0 in writing)  43 all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89  520 minimum
 6-week 6.0 (5.0 in writing)  48 all skills  78 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99  540 minimum

 *Applicants submitting the CET-6 qualification will need to take an additional speaking test administered by the BIA. Applicants who submit a CET-6 will be advised further on the test process.

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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo *CET-6 (Postgraduate only)
 20-week 5.0 (4.5 in writing)   36 (min 43 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84  
 15-week 5.5 (4.5 in writing)  36 all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89  
 10-week 6.0 (5.0 in writing)  43 all skills  80 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99  530 minimum
 6-week 6.5 (5.0 in writing)  48 all skills  85 with no less than 17 in any band  100-109  550 minimum

*Applicants submitting the CET-6 qualification will need to take an additional speaking test administered by the BIA. Applicants who submit a CET-6 will be advised further on the test process.

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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo *CET-6 (Postgraduate only)
 20-week 5.0 (5.0 in writing)   36 (min 43 in writing, 38 all other skills)  61 with no less than 15 in any band  80-84  
 15-week 5.5 (5.0 in writing)  43 all skills  68 with no less than 15 in any band  85-89  
 10-week 6.0 (5.5 in writing)  53 all skills  80 with no less than 17 in any band  90-99  540 minimum
 6-week 6.5 (5.5 in writing)  57 all skills  85 with no less than 17 in any band  100-109  560 minimum

*Applicants submitting the CET-6 qualification will need to take an additional speaking test administered by the BIA. Applicants who submit a CET-6 will be advised further on the test process.

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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo *CET-6 (Postgraduate only)
20-week  5.5 (5.0 in writing)  43 all skills  68 overall with no less than 15 in any band  85-89  
15-week 5.5 (5.5 in writing)  51 all skills  72 overall with no less than 18 in any band  90-94  
 10-week 6.0 (6.0 in writing)  59 minimum writing, 51 all other skills  80 overall with no less than 20 in any band  95-104  560 minimum
 6-week 6.5 (6.0 in writing)  59 all skills  85 overall with no less than 20 in any band  105-114  560 minimum

*Applicants submitting the CET-6 qualification will need to take an additional speaking test administered by the BIA. Applicants who submit a CET-6 will be advised further on the test process.

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 Academic  TOEFL  Duolingo  *CET-6 (Postgraduate only)
 20-week 6.0 (5.5 in writing)  53 in all skills  80 overall with no less than 15 in any band  90-94  
 15-week 6.0 (6.0 in writing)  59 minimum in writing, 51 in all other skills  80 overall with no less than 20 in any band  95-99  560 minimum
 10-week 6.5 (6.0 in writing)  59 minimum in writing, 55 in all other skills  88 overall with no less than 20 in any band  100-109  
 6-week 7.0 (6.0 in writing)  65 in all skills  93 overall with no less than 20 in any band  110-119  

*Applicants submitting the CET-6 qualification will need to take an additional speaking test administered by the BIA. Applicants who submit a CET-6 will be advised further on the test process.