English Language Requirements

All prospective Leeds University Business School students need English Language GCSE/IGCSE grade B or higher (but we will accept a grade C if you have a B in GCSE English Literature). 

If you do not hold an English Language GCSE/IGCSE and English is not your first language we will accept a recognised English language qualification such as those listed in the table below.

Test Minimum score requirement
IELTS An overall score of 6.5 with no less than 6 in listening, speaking, reading or writing.
TOEFL iBT An overall score of 92, with no less than 21 in listening, 21 in reading, 23 in speaking and 22 in writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic 64 overall, with at least 60 in each of the skills.
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) An overall grade of C or higher.
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) An overall grade of C or higher.
City and Guilds International ESOL (IESOL) Diploma C1 (Expert Level)