Undergraduate study - 2021 entry

LanguageCert International ESOL for degree programme entry

LanguageCert International ESOL has been approved for entry to degree programmes that start in 2020.

What is LanguageCert International ESOL?

LanguageCert International ESOL is an online English language test which you can take at home.

There are two tests:

  • Reading/Writing/Listening
  • Speaking

These can be taken at the same time, or separately.

You must take both tests to meet the University of Edinburgh entry requirement.

What level of test do I need to take?

LanguageCert International ESOL is offered at different levels, and each is scored as High Pass/Pass/Fail.

You must achieve the level and score required to match your overall IELTS entry requirement:

IELTS LanguageCert International ESOL


C2 Mastery - High Pass


C2 Mastery - Pass


C1 Expert - High Pass

7.0 – 7.5

C1 Expert - Pass


B2 Communicator - High Pass

5.5 – 6.0

B2 Communicator - Pass

How will you get my score?

You must send us a copy of your e-certificate and your full scores, and we will be able to verify these directly with LanguageCert.

How do I take LanguageCert International ESOL?

Details on how to book the LanguageCert International ESOL test are available on the LanguageCert website.