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30 UK Universities Accepting IELTS & Required Scores



What are the names of UK universities accepting IELTS? what is the required IELTS scores the universities accept?
If you are an international student interested in studying, applying at UK universities for a degree program among the requirement is proof of English language. A proficiency in English language through English test with scores sent to the university.

IELTS and Score

International English Language Test System is a measure to test your proficiency in English language, if you are interested in studying or working in an English speaking country.
The test is available in two types -General and Academic. The test assesses your abilities in four skills- listening (30 minutes), reading (60 minutes), writing (60 minutes) and speaking (10-15 minutes) All four in less than three hours.

Never forget the Listening, Reading and Writing components of the IELTS Score in UK are completed on the same day, with no breaks in between them. The Speaking component, however, can be completed up to a week before or after the other tests. Test dates are available round the year, for up to twice or sometimes thrice each month. Students must register at least 10 days in advance to the test date.

Candidates are presented the overall score (an average score) from all the skills- each part of test is given a score from 1 to 9 and there is no failing or passing grade in IELTS scores.


How to Take IELTS Test

To take an IELTS a student must first register and choose a center in home country, registeration cost some money : about $200 you can convert to know the value in your country currency.
The results of IELTS are available within 13 working days of taking the test. An IELTS score can be valid for 2 years. Five original copies of results can be sent up directly to Universities for free by the test center.

Planning to study in the UK for a Bachelor or Master degree? What is the required IELTS scores UK universities accept?

University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge


Here is a list of required scores for some UK universities, this will guide you is the scores you should obtain if you preparing for IELTS and applying to any of the universities also see how well you are doing and how much you need to improve.



IELTS Score Required By UK Universities
S/N
Name of Institution
Bachelor Degree
Master Degree
1
University of Oxford
7.0
7.0
2
University of Cambridge
7.0
7.0
3
University of Nottingham
7.0
7.0
4
London School of Economics and Political Science
7.0

7.0
5
University of St Andrews
7.0
7.0
6
University of Exeter
6.5
6.5
7
Newcastle University
6.5
6.5
8
Cardiff University
6.5
6.5
9
University of Edinburgh
6.5
6.5
10
University of Glasgow
6.5
6.5
11
University of East Anglia
6.5
6.5
12
University of Southampton
6.5
6.5
13
University of Leeds
6.0
6.5
14
Imperial College London
6.5
6.5
15
University of Bristol
6.0
6.5
16
University of Birmingham
6.0
6.5
17
University of Sussex
6.0
6.5
18
University of Leicester
6.0
6.5
19
University of Liverpool
6.0
6.5
20
University of Aberdeen
6.0
6.5
21
University of Dundee
6.0
6.5
22
King's College London
6.0
6.5
23
Royal Holloway, University of London
6.0
6.5
24
Queen Mary University of London
6.0
6.5
25
University College London
6.0
6.5
26
University of Manchester
6.0
6.5
27
University of Warwick
6.0
6.5
28
University of Sheffield
6.0
6.5
29
Durham University
6.0
6.5
30
Lancaster University
6.0
6.5


We encourage students applying at UK universities for degree study to score a band of 6.5 (6.0 in all four skills) above for the top universities and a minimum of 6.0(6.0 in all four skills) for other universities.


Note: kindly note at same university, different courses can have different IELTS requirement, so check with the department and institution for more details. The above list is for guidance only.

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