English Proficiency

An exchange applicant may prove English proficiency by one of the following:

  • Being a resident/enrolled student of a country where English is the official language and English is the language of instruction in higher education
  • Being currently enrolled in or have successfully completed the equivalent of one semester of instruction in English at a four-year college or university (must provide a letter of support from the home institution).
  • Being currently enrolled in a program for which the approved level of English proficiency is required upon admission.
  • Providing a letter from the home institution showing successful completion of a course that is consistent with the approved minimum score or CEFR level
  • Submitting English proficiency exam scores that meet the minimum requirements in the tables below:

Students with scores in the lower range are strongly encouraged to enroll in one English Course for second-language learners (FLE).

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our office will be accepting the TOEFL IBT Home Based test and the IELTS Indicator test until further notice.

 Accepted Score
TOEFL IBT80 (no lower than 16 in one sub-score)
TOEFL Paper Based563 or higher
PTE Academic62 or higher (minimum of 53 in each sub score)
IELTS Academic6.0 or higher (no lower than 6 in each sub score)
iTEP Academic4.0 or higher
Cambridge English173 (Upper Level B2) or higher

 Graduate SchoolMBA Program
TOEFL IBT80 (minimum of 18 in each sub-score)100
TOEFL Paper Based550600
TOEFL Computer Based213 or higher (with at least 17 on three sections and no section score below 13)250
PTE Academic62 or higher (minimum of 53 in each sub score)N/A
IELTS Academic6.5 or higher (minimum of 6.5 in each sub score)7.5
iTEP Academic4.0 or higher4.0 or higher
Cambridge English173 (Upper Level B2) or higher180 (C1 or higher)