Waiving an English Language Condition

The University will waive an English language requirement if you have one of the following qualifications. This should have been taken, typically within two years of the University of Stirling course start date.

Postgraduate English language requirements

Qualification - IELTS equivalencies

  Minimum alternative English language qualifications for IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each skill Minimum alternative English language qualifications for IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in each skill 
INTO University of Stirling English for University Studies CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO Stirling Pre-sessional CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO University of Stirling Graduate Diploma 60%  
INTO Affiliate Centres - Graduate Diploma 60% 65%
Any English preparation or Pre-Masters course validated by a UK University and clearly stating scores in reading, writing, speaking and listening .  Will be considered on an case by case basis  Will be considered on an case by case basis 
  Minimum alternative English language qualifications for IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each skill Minimum alternative English language qualifications for IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in speaking and listening and 6.5 in reading and writing 
INTO University of Stirling English for University Studies CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO Stirling Pre-sessional CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided CEFR B2 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO University of Stirling Graduate Diploma    
INTO Affiliate Centres - Graduate Diploma 65% 65 (60 in speaking and listening)
Any English preparation or Pre-Masters course validated by a UK University and clearly stating scores in reading, writing, speaking and listening .  Will be considered on an case by case basis  Will be considered on an case by case basis 
  Minimum alternative English language qualifications for IELTS 7.0 with 6.0 
INTO University of Stirling English for University Studies CEFR C1 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO Stirling Pre-sessional CEFR C1 stated and four elements scored with equivalent to IELTS provided
INTO University of Stirling Graduate Diploma  
INTO Affiliate Centres - Graduate Diploma N/A
Any English preparation or Pre-Masters course validated by a UK University and clearly stating scores in reading, writing, speaking and listening. Will be considered on an case by case basis 
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