International applicants

Undergraduate requirements

All students from every nationality are required to prove their English language competence.

Even native-speakers of English must demonstrate that they meet our minimum language requirements to gain entry to the University.

English language requirements

English language requirements vary between degree. 

Find the specific language requirements for your chosen programme in our degree finder.

Undergraduate degree finder

English language qualifications we accept


International English Language Testing System

TOEFL-iBT Internet based Test of English as a Foreign Language Test
PTE Pearson Test of English (Academic)
CAE Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
CPE Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English

International General Certificate of Secondary Education


Note: we accept both iGCSE English as a first language and iGCSE English as a second language.

Trinity ISE

Trinity Integrated Skills in English

Tier 4 visa applicants

Applicants who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK and are interested in the following programmes need to ensure that they have an IELTS test from a UKVI approved test centre:

English language courses


Related links

University policy on English language entry