International students must satisfy our English language proficiency requirements for admission. For applicants whose first language is not English they will need to have:

  • Achieved the required level for the course you are applying for. The scores to meet the various levels are shown below; or
  • Successful completion of an approved secondary or tertiary qualification, taught in the English language in a country where English is the official language or the main language spoken (for up to an overall IELTS of 6.5) with evidence no more than five years old on the proposed date of commencement of the course; or
  • Successfully completed a pre-course English program from an approved ELICOS Provider.

Other evidence of English language proficiency may be accepted.

Evidence of English language proficiency must be no more than two years old on the proposed date of commencement of the course.

Undergraduate Programs

IELTS

(Academic)

TOEFL

(Paper)   

TOEFL

(Internet) 

Pearson

Overall

Cambridge

English Advanced

CAE

Applicable to all undergraduate
programs except those specified below
6.0 Overall
And
6.0 Speaking
6.0 Writing
550 Overall
4.5 TWE
60 Overall
18 Speaking
18 Writing

50 Overall
50 Speaking
50 Writing

521
Arts – High Achievers Program
Midwifery
Nursing (Pre-Registration and Graduate Entry)
Nutrition and Dietetics
6.5 Overall
And
6.0 Speaking
6.0 Writing
6.0 Reading
6.0 Listening
580 Overall
4.5 TWE
79 Overall
18 Speaking
18 Writing
18 Reading
18 Listening

58
50 Speaking
50 Writing
50 Reading
50 Listening

582
Nursing (Post-Registration) 6.5 Overall
And
6.5 Speaking
6.5 Writing
6.0 Reading
6.0 Listening
NA NA NA NA
Law and Legal Practice
Law and Legal Practice (Honours)
Speech Pathology
7.0 Overall
And
6.5 Speaking
6.5 Writing
6.5 Reading
6.5 Listening
600 Overall
4.5 TWE
94 Overall
22 Speaking
22 Writing
22 Reading
22 Listening
 65
 58 Speaking
 58 Writing
 58 Reading
 58 Listening
673
Education
Medicine 
7.0 Overall
And
7.0 Speaking
7.0 Writing
7.0 Reading
7.0 Listening 
600 Overall
5.0 TWE
94 Overall
25 Speaking
25 Writing
25 Reading
25 Listening
 65
 65 Speaking
 65 Writing
 65 Reading
 65 Listening
733



 

Postgraduate Programs

IELTS
(Academic)

TOEFL
(Paper)   

TOEFL
(Internet) 

Pearson
Overall

Cambridge
English Advanced
CAE

Applicable to all postgraduate programs except those specified below 6.0 Overall
And
6.0 Speaking
6.0 Writing 
550 Overall
4.5 TWE
60 Overall
18 Speaking
18 Writing
50 Overall
50 Speaking
50 Writing

 521

Accounting
Arts – TESOL
Audiology
Business Administration
Business
Midwifery
Nursing
Social Work
Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)
Laws (International Law and International Relations)

6.5 Overall
And
6.0 Speaking
6.0 Writing
6.0 Reading
6.0 Listening

580 Overall
4.5 TWE 
79 Overall
18 Speaking
18 Writing
18 Reading
18 Listening
58 Overall
50 Speaking
50 Writing
50 Reading
50 Listening

582
Speech Pathology
Physiotherapy
Nutrition and Dietetics
7.0 Overall
And
6.5 Speaking
6.5 Writing
6.5 Reading
6.5 Listening
600 Overall
4.5 TWE
94 Overall
22 Speaking
22 Writing
22 Reading
22 Listening
65 Overall
58 Speaking
58 Writing
58 Reading
58 Listening
 673

Medicine
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
Juris Doctor

7.0 Overall
And
7.0 Speaking
7.0 Writing
7.0 Reading
7.0 Listening
600 Overall
5.0 TWE
94 Overall
25 Speaking
25 Writing
25 Reading
25 Listening
65 Overall
65 Speaking
65 Writing
65 Reading
65 Listening
733

Psychology (Clinical) 

7.0 Overall
And
7.0 Speaking
7.0 Writing
7.0 Reading
7.0 Listening
  94 Overall
23 Speaking
27 Writing
24 Reading
24 Listening
   
Teaching 7.5 Overall
And
7.5 Speaking
7.5 Writing
7.5 Reading
7.5 Listening
630 Overall
5.5 TWE
102 Overall
27 Speaking
27 Writing
27 Reading
27 Listening

73 Overall
73 Speaking
73 Writing
73 Reading
73 Listening

743

Research Higher Degrees (PhD)

IELTS
(Academic)

TOEFL
(Paper)   

TOEFL
(Internet) 

Pearson
Overall

Cambridge
English Advanced
CAE

Applicable to all higher degrees by research except those specified below 6.0 Overall
And
6.0 Speaking
6.0 Writing 
550 Overall
4.5 TWE
60 Overall
18 Speaking
18 Writing
50 Overall
50 Speaking
50 Writing
 521

Psychology (Clinical)

7.0 Overall
And
7.0 Speaking
7.0 Writing
7.0 Reading
7.0 Listening
  94 Overall
23 Speaking
27 Writing
24 Reading
24 Listening
 

 

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