If English is not your first language you must provide evidence of your English Language skills.
The UK Government has made changes to its list of English language qualifications approved as being Secure English Language Tests (SELT). These changes are for visa applications submitted from the 6 April 2015 onwards. View the full list of approved SELT.
The UK Government allows universities to accept English Language qualifications that are not on the approved SELT list for entry. Please note that this applies only to undergraduate or postgraduate level courses. The University of Stirling will continue to accept all of the English Language qualifications listed below, this includes all IELTS qualifications:
Any English language qualification should have been taken, typically, within two years of the University of Stirling course start date. We consider the following as equivalent test scores:
We will waive an English language requirement from those who are nationals from what the UK Government define as a majority English speaking country:
We will also waive the need for a formal English language qualification if an applicant meets specific criteria. This criteria is dependent on whether an application is for Undergraduate or Postgraduate Study. For more detailed information on when we will waive an English language requirement please go to the following pages:
If you don’t meet the entry requirements there are English language courses which can help you prepare for your degree.
If you have any questions about English language requirements please contact us using the following details: