Proficiency in the English language is essential and, for courses at degree level or above, the University recognises the following English language qualifications:
Please note that a very small number of USW’s programmes require a higher IELTS score. Please see the individual course pages for details.
We run a number of courses to prepare you for your studies. Please visit our Centre for International English pages for more information.
IELTS Online offer three interactive online preparation courses in all four IELTS modules. Enrol on one of these courses
Please note that international students applying for a Tier 4 student visa who will be studying at a course below degree level (this includes presessional English programmes, International Foundation Programmes, HNDs and foundation degrees) must have a Home Office approved Secure English Language Test.
**Non-EU students who require a visa should complete an English language test other than TOEFL or TOEIC. If you have any questions or queries about whether you can use an ETS TOEFL or TOEIC test to make a visa application, please email us.