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Language Requirements

English language requirements

In order to be admitted to the fields of study with English as a language of instruction, candidates need to be residents of an English-speaking country or hold one of the following documents confirming their command of English:

I. Certificates issued by the institutions affiliated with the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) - ALTE Level 3 (B2), ALTE Level 4 (C1), ALTE Level 5 (C2), especially the following certificates:

  • First Certificate in English (FCE);
  • Certificate in Advanced English (CAE);
  • Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE);
  • Business English Certificate (BEC) Vantage, at least Pass;
  • Business English Certificate (BEC) Higher;
  • Certificate in English for International Business and Trade (CEIBT).

II. Certificates issued by the following institutions:

  1. Educational Testing Service (ETS) – especially the following certificates:

    - Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – at least 87 points in the Internet-Based Test (iBT);- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – at least 180 points in the Computer Based Test (CBT) supplemented by at least 50 points in the Test of Spoken English (TSE);
    - Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), at least 510 points in the Paper-Based Test (PBT) supplemented by at least 3,5 points in the Test of Written English (TWE) and at least 50 points in the Test of Spoken English (TSE);
    - Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) – at least 700 points;

  2. European Consortium for the Certificate of Attainment in Modern Languages (ECL);

  3. City & Guilds, City & Guilds Pitman Qualifications, Pitman Qualifications Institute – especially the following certificates:

    - English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) - First Class Pass at Intermediate Level, Higher Intermediate Level, Advanced Level;
    - International English for Speakers of Other Languages (IESOL) - “Communicator” level, “Expert” level, “Mastery” level;
    - City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening), Communicator level (B2) 500/1765/2;
    - City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening), Expert level (C1) 500/1766/4;
    - City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in ESOL International (reading, writing and listening), Mastery level (C2) 500/1767/6;
    - Spoken English Test (SET) for Business, Stage B “Communicator” level, Stage C “Expert” level, Stage C “Mastery” level;
    - English for Business Communications (EBC), Level 2, Level 3;
    - English for Office Skills (EOS) - Level 2;

  4. Edexcel, Pearson Language Tests, Pearson Language Assessments – especially the following certificates:

    - London Tests of English, Level 3 (Edexcel Level 1 Certificate in ESOL International);
    - London Tests of English, Level 4 (Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in ESOL International);
    - London Tests of English Level 5, (Edexcel Level 3, Certificate in ESOL International);

  5. Education Development International (EDI), London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations Board – especially the following certificates:

    - London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) - English for Business Level 2, English for Business Level 3, English for Business Level 4;
    - London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) - Foundation Certificate for Teachers of Business English (FTBE);
    - London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Examinations (LCCI) - English for Tourism Level 2 - "Pass with Credit", "Pass with Distinction";

  6. University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations, British Council, IDP IELTS Australia, especially the following certificates:

    - International English Language Testing System IELTS - more than 6 points;

  7. The University of Warsaw; The Coordination Board for Language Proficiency Certification.

III. TELC GmbH, WBT Weiterbildungs-Testsysteme GmbH – especially the following certificates:

  • B2 Certificate in English – advantage;
  • B2 Certificate in English for Business Purposes – advantage;
  • Certificate in English for Technical Purposes (B2),
  • TELC English B2;
  • TELC English B2 Business;
  • TELC English B2 Technical;
  • TELC English C1.

IV. Global Legal English, TOLES Higher, TOLES Advanced.

V. Other documents confirming sufficient knowledge of English.

Documents confirming the knowledge of English also include certificates of secondary education, diplomas and other documents confirming graduation from a high school abroad in which classes were held in English.

 


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