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Which type of IELTS or Trinity test do I need?

To meet the entry requirements for the Pre-sessional Programme and apply for a Tier 4 visa, you will need a valid Secure English Language Test (SELT).

The following IELTS and Trinity tests can be used to apply for the Pre-sessional Programme.

IELTS (Academic) for UK Visas and Immigration (IELTS for UKVI)

This is only available at certain test centres – see IELTS and the list of SELT centres.

You can take this test in the UK or overseas.

Trinity ISE

This test is only available at certain test centres – see Trinity College London and the list of SELT centres.

You can only use this test if you take it in the UK.