If your first language is not English*, you must supply suitable evidence that you have reached the relevant level before submitting your application.
Waivers: The requirement to provide proof of English language proficiency may be waived, at the discretion of the University, in cases where you have successfully completed a full-time degree-level course of a minimum of nine months at a recognised institution where the medium of instruction and assessment is entirely in English.
If you wish to apply for a waiver to the English language requirement, you must:
Click on the relevant option at the TOEFL/IELTS section of the application form indicating that you would like to request a waiver of the English Language Test requirement for one of the following reasons:
(a) You have completed a degree in a majority English speaking country.*
As evidence we will review the transcripts you submit with your application.
(b) You have completed a degree at a recognised institution where the medium of instruction was English.
As evidence we will require either that the transcripts you submit with your application state that the sole language of instruction was English
an official letter from your university stating that the medium of instruction throughout your course was English. This letter must be also be uploaded to the TOEFL/IELTS section of the on-line form.
*List of majority English speaking countries as defined by the UKBA
Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Belize, Guyana
Exchange programmes/ distance learning/ on-line courses can not be considered for the waiver.
The institution code for ordering your official TOEFL score sheet from ETS is 0807. There is no department code, this can be left blank.
If you choose to take the IELTS you need to sit the Academic test. If you sit the TOEFL it must be the general test.
TOEFL and IELTS scores will not be valid if they are more than two years old on the application deadline for the stage in which you are applying.
Please note that we reserve the right to request a test of English to be taken at any time.