Applicants who meet one of the following criteria do not need to submit a test of facility in English:
All other applicants must achieve a satisfactory score on one of the tests of facility in English listed below.
This test is a firm requirement and admission decisions cannot be made until an acceptable score has been reported. If you are in doubt about whether you meet our language requirements, submit an acceptable English language test score as soon as possible to avoid potential delays in the processing of your admission application.
|Test||Minimum Score(s)||Contact Info|
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Institution Code: 0949
|iBT (Internet Based TOEFL)/88 overall: 24 Writing, 22 Speaking, 22 Reading, 20 Listening; Paper Based TOEFL (PBT)/580 (TBC)
|International English Language Testing System (IELTS)||Score of 6.5 on Academic Module
|Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)
||Overall band of 70 with no band below 60
|Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB)
|Queen’s School of English
||High standing on 12-week English for Academic Purposes advanced level English courses
|Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)||Overall score of 60||www.pearsonpte.com|
Queen's University English Bridging Program (QBridge)
QBridge is a university preparation program through which select students can receive a conditional offer to degree studies at Queen's. Successful applicants will be admitted and enrolled in the Queen's School of English and then admitted to the undergraduate degree program, conditional upon satisfactory completion of an advanced English language training course. This course will be offered in the Spring/Summer term, beginning in 2010. For more information about QBridge visit http://www.queensu.ca/qsoe/qbridge or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
English for Academic Purposes Program
Applicants who have been asked to submit a test of facility in English, and believe that this is not applicable to them, may make an appeal. For more information, click here.