Accepted language certificates


Language requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English have to prove a good working knowledge of English. Their proficiency in English must be certified in an internationally recognised test. The following tests and levels are accepted:

  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English at least with grade B
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English at least with grade C
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with at least 6 points
  • At least 550 points in a paper-based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
  • At least 213 points in a computer-based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
  • At least 80 points in an Internet-based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
  • UNIcert level III
  • C1 certificate of CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference)


The language test certificate should be no more than two years old at the time of application. Exempted from the requirement to provide proof of language proficiency are students whose first language is English and students with at least two-year study or work experience in an English-speaking country within the last three years.

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