Entry requirements

We require students to demonstrate a minimum level of English proficiency to study on our full-time English language courses. Students must have a minimum IELTS 3.0 in all skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing (or equivalent at A2 on the CEFR). This course is not suitable for advanced students (C1/C2 on the CEFR or IELTS 7.0 overall or in a subskill). 

Information for students studying on a Tier 4 (General) student visa

Students who are coming to study at the University Language Centre on a Tier 4 (General) student visa must have a UKVI-IELTS test score of 4.0 with minimum 4.0 in each sub-skill (reading, listening, writing and speaking). The test must be taken at a UKVI approved IELTS centre globally.