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English Language Requirements

If English is not your first language, you are required to provide evidence of your proficiency in English. Below are the range of qualifications we accept.
 

Test typeTotal score required
IELTS (taken within two years of the start of your studies at Heythrop)6.5 With no less than 6.5 in each of Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing
TOEFL Internet Based Test (taken within two years of the start of your studies at Heythrop)92 with no less than 23 in each of Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing
Pearson Test of English Academic60 overall with no less than 55 in any component
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in EnglishC (with at least W in each component)
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced EnglishA (with at least B in each component)
GCSE/IGCSE EnglishC
International Baccalaureate Standard Level English4


Successful completion of an academic qualification, at least equivalent to a UK Bachelors degree, taught in a majority English-speaking country (as defined by UK Visas and Immigration) will also meet proficiency requirements.