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English Language Qualifications

English Language qualifications

The following qualifications satisfy the minimum requirement:

Qualification Requirement

GCE O Level, GCSE or IGCSE: English Language

Grade B


GCE O Level (1119)                             



Grade B4

an average score of 7.0 or
above (with a minimum of 7.0
in speaking, 6.5 in listening, 6.5
in reading and 6.5 in writing)

Certificate of Proficiency in English (AEB; Cambridge) Grade B
Certificate in Attainment in English (ULEAC) Level 6
International Baccalaureate: Syllabus A1 or A2 (Higher or Standard) Grade 5
International Baccalaureate: Syllabus B
Grade 6
European Baccalaureate: English as First
8.0 out of 10 (80%)
Test in English for Educational Purposes band score of 7.0

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