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
  • Successfully completed a tertiary degree program taught in the English language in a country where English is the official language or the main language spoken (for English Levels 1-3 only, 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
 50 521
Arts – High Achievers Program
Midwifery
Nursing
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
 58 582
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
 65 673
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
 65 733



 

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  521
Accounting
Arts – TESOL
Audiology
Business Administration
Midwifery
Nursing
Nutrition and Dietetics
Research
Social Work
Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)
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

582
Speech Pathology
Physiotherapy
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   673

Medicine
Mental Health Sciences
Psychology (Clinical) 

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
 65 733
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
 73 743

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