English Proficiency Tests

English Language Requirements

Wittenborg University offers pre-university English Language Programmes for students wanting to study on its programmes, as well as students preparing for study at other Dutch Universities.

The table below shows the equivalent scores of various English language proficiency tests, including IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, and Cambridge ESOL.

Green scores mark the minimum requirement for undergraduate programmes at Wittenborg University.
Blue scores mark the minimum requirement for postgraduate programmes at Wittenborg University

 

IELTS TOEFL Paper TOEFL Computer TOEFL Internet

TOEIC*

Cambridge ESOL
7.5 625 263 113 790 CPE - C
7.0 600 250 100 780  
6.5 575 232 90 720 CAE - C
6.0 550 213 80 670  
5.5 525 196 70 620 FCE - C
5.0 500 173 60 600  

 

* Provided that the student passed both parts "Speaking and Writing" and "Listening and Reading".

For undergraduate students: if the English language proficiency requirements are not met, but the student has an IELTS score of at least a 5.5 and less than a 6.0, the student can join the Preparation Course for half a year. When successfully completed, raising his/her score to the required minimum or higher, and provided that all other requirements for the programme are met, he/she can enroll directly into the undergraduate programme.

For postgraduate students: if the English language proficiency requirements are not met, but the student has an IELTS score of at least a 6.0 and less than a 6.5, the student can join the Preparation Course for half a year. When successfully completed, raising his/her score to the required minimum or higher, and provided that all other requirements for the programme are met, he/she can enroll directly into the postgraduate programme.

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