If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence of your English language skills. Specific English language requirements are listed on each individual course page. Here we give you an overview of the English language qualifications we accept.
The UK Government approves certain English language qualifications as being Secure English Language Tests (SELT). These meet the government’s requirements for visa applications. View the full list of approved SELT.
We’re also able 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.
We’ll 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:
If you’re a postgraduate student, we may waiver an English language condition if you can provide evidence that your undergraduate degree was taught and examined fully in English.
We’ll also waive the need for a formal English language qualification if you meet certain criteria, depending on whether you’re an undergraduate or postgraduate student. For more detailed information on when we’ll waiver an English language requirement please go to the following pages: