English Language Requirements

If you have not met the English language condition of your offer, you may have the opportunity to do a pre-sessional programme at Lancaster University - providing you have met the minimum entry requirement we will accept the following English language qualifications for 2017 entry.

  EAP: English for Academic Purposes  (4-week course)
Starts 4th September 2017
PELP: Pre-Sessional English (10-week course)
Starts 10th July 2017
International Foundation Year
Starts October and January
 
IELTS Academic (UKVI Approved) Yes Yes Yes  
IELTS Academic (Other Centres) Yes Please check with Faculty Admissions Team No  
Pearson PTE Academic Yes Please check with Faculty Admissions Team No  
Cambridge English: Advanced Yes (UG only) No No  
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) Yes No No  
ToEFL iBT Yes Please check with Faculty Admissions Team No  

The University may make changes to the above requirements at any time.