English Language Qualifications for EEA students

Alternative English Language Qualifications for EEA Students accepted by Aberystwyth University for Postgraduate Study

 

Country
Name of Test/Qualification
Computer Science
Physics
Mathematics
Art
Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Education and Lifelong Learning
Food and Water Security (MSc)
History and Welsh History
Information Studies
Law and Criminology (Taught LLM courses)
Management and Business
Modern Languages
Welsh
English Literature and Creative Writing (Masters)
Geography and Earth Sciences
International Politics exc Food and Water Security (MSc)
Law and Criminology (PhD, MPhil and LLM by Research)
Psychology
Theatre, Film and Television Studies 
English & Creative Writing (PhD) 
Requirement on IELTS scale

6.0

6.5

7.0

7.5
Denmark: Studentereksamen 

Old system (pre-2008) at least 9 for English

New system (2008 onwards) at least 7 for English. 

Old system (pre-2008) at least 10 for English

New system (2008 onwards) at least 8 for English. 

Old system (pre-2008): at least 11 for English

New system (2008 onwards): at least 9 for English. 
IELTS 7.5
France: Baccalaureat General, Baccalaureat Technologique, Option International du Baccalaureat 
10/20 12/20 20/20 IELTS 7.5
Germany: Abitur 

12 (Gut)

Unless taken as a Hauptfach / Leistungskurs, and a mark of 8 / gut has been obtained 

12 (Gut)

Unless taken as a Hauptfach / Leistungskurs, and a mark of 9 / gut has been obtained 

13 (Gut)

Unless taken as a Hauptfach / Leistungskurs, and a mark of 10 / gut has been obtained 
IELTS 7.5
Norway: Vitnemal, videregaende opplaring 
5 in written and spoken English  5 in written and spoken English  5 in written and spoken English  IELTS 7.5
Poland: Matura 
To include min 90% average in English written and oral at standard level or min 65% average in written or oral at extended level  To include min 95% average in English written and oral at standard level or min 70% average in written or oral at extended level  To include min 95% average in English written and oral at standard level or min 75% average in written or oral at extended level  IELTS 7.5
Sweden: Slutbetyg fran Grundskola 
VG  VG  IELTS 7.0 IELTS 7.5
Switzerland: Maturita 

4/genugend/suffisant/sufficiente or better (for a marking scale from 1 to 6 (max.))

3/genugend/suffisant/sufficiente or better (for a marking scale from 5 to 1 (max.)) 

4/genugend/suffisant/sufficiente or better (for a marking scale from 1 to 6 (max.))

3/genugend/suffisant/sufficiente or better (for a marking scale from 5 to 1 (max.)) 
IELTS 7.0 IELTS 7.5