AUT - English language requirements for undergraduates

AUT
AUT Banner

English language requirements for undergraduates

All AUT lectures and classes are taught in English. Applicants must demonstrate competence in English by meeting the AUT English proficiency requirements. Students who do not have English as their first language must be able to show evidence of their English language skills. Accepted evidence must be one of the following achieved within the past two years.

These are the standard English language requirements for each level of qualification. Please note that some programmes require a higher level of English language than the minimum specified. To find out which programmes have higher requirements, see page 122-125 of the AUT University Calendar.

Pre-degree certificate

 
IELTS (Academic) score - Overall score of 5.5 with no band less than 5.0

TOEFL score:

Paper-based - total score of 450 with minimum of 3.5 in Test of Written English (TWE) or
Internet-based - total score of 46

Pre-degree diploma


IELTS (Academic) score - Overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 or overall 5.5 with no band less than 5.0

TOEFL score:

Paper-based - total score of 550 with minimum of 4.0 in Test of Written English (TWE) or
Internet-based - total score of 80

Undergraduate degree

 
IELTS (Academic) score - Overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 5.5

TOEFL score:

Paper-based - total score of 550 with minimum of 4.0 in Test of Written English (TWE) or
Internet-based - total score of 80

New Zealand secondary school/high school


NCEA with a minimum of 8 credits at level 2 or higher in English (4 credits in Reading and 4 credits in Writing) or equivalent CIE (Cambridge International Examination) or IB (International Baccalaureate) results. Please note that students entering with secondary school examination results are not permitted to submit an IELTS in lieu of NCEA.

AUT Certificate in English for Academic Studies


Minimum of B or B+ in all subjects (dependent on selected programme) and a recommendation from Programme Leade
 
Last updated: 14-Feb-2014 4.19pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.

AUT University, New Zealand | Copyright © | Privacy | Site map | IT support | Website feedback | Student feedback