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International English Language Testing System (Academic) Requirements

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic

Direct entry to the following programsEnglish language proficiency required
  • Bachelor of Business Law
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Jurisprudence
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Psychological Science
  • Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
  • Medical Program
Overall 7.0 with no sub score less than 6.5
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Communication
  • Bachelor of Communication (Business)
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts
  • Bachelor of Film and Television
  • Bachelor of Film and Television (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Global Studies (Sustainability)
  • Bachelor of International Relations
  • Bachelor of International Relations (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Social Science

Conditional admission into the above programs may be possible for students who do not achieve the required score in Writing.

Overall 6.5 with minimum 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in Reading, Listening and Speaking
  • Bachelor of Actuarial Science
  • Bachelor of Actuarial Science (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Business (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Business Data Analytics
  • Bachelor of Business Data Analytics (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Commerce (3 Year Program)
  • Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying
  • Bachelor of Design in Architecture
  • Bachelor of Digital Transformation
  • Bachelor of Entrepreneurial Transformation
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences
  • Bachelor of Health Transformation
  • Bachelor of International Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Legal Transformation
  • Bachelor of Project Management
  • Bachelor of Property
  • Bachelor of Sport Management
Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0

 For combined Bachelor programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.   

Direct entry to the following programsEnglish language proficiency required
  • Doctor of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Occupational Therapy
  • Master of Professional Psychology
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)
Overall 7.0 with no sub score less than 7.0
  • Graduate Certificate in Nutrition
  • Graduate Diploma in Architecture
  • Graduate Diploma in Nutrition
  • Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Architecture (Professional)
  • Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice
Overall 7.0  with no sub score less than 6.5
  • Graduate Certificate in Criminology
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL (Online)
  • Master of Arts (by Coursework)
  • Master of Arts (TESOL)
  • Master of Arts (TESOL) (online)
  • Master of Communication
  • Master of Communication (Professional)
  • Master of Criminology
  • Master of Criminology (Professional)
  • Master of International Relations
  • Master of International Relations (Professional)
Overall 6.5 with minimum of 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in Reading, Listening and Speaking
  • Executive Graduate Certificate in Leadership
  • Executive Master of Business Administration
  • Juris Doctor
Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0
  • Graduate Certificate in Building Information Modelling and Integrated Project Delivery
  • Graduate Certificate in Building Surveying
  • Graduate Certificate in Business
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in Construction Practice
  • Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics
  • Graduate Certificate in Evidence Based Practice
  • Graduate Certificate in Family Dispute Resolution
  • Graduate Certificate in Health Systems
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Sport Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Valuation and Property Development
Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0
  • Graduate Diploma in Building Information Modelling and Integrated Project Delivery
  • Graduate Diploma in Building Surveying
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Administration
  • Graduate Diploma in City Planning
  • Graduate Diploma in Construction Practice
  • Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Innovations
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Online)
  • Graduate Diploma in Project Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Sport Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Valuation and Property Development
Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0
  • Master of Accounting
  • Master of Accounting (Professional)
  • Master of Actuarial Practice
  • Master of Actuarial Science
  • Master of Actuarial Science (Professional)
  • Master of Actuarial Science (Specialisation)
  • Master of Building Information Modelling and Integrated Project Delivery
  • Master of Building Surveying
  • Master of Business
  • Master of Business (Professional)
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration in Health
  • Master of Business Administration (Professional)
  • Master of Business Data Analytics
  • Master of Business Data Analytics (Professional)
  • Master of City Planning
  • Master of City Planning (Professional)
  • Master of Construction Practice
  • Master of Construction Practice (Professional)
  • Master of Finance
  • Master of Finance (Professional)
  • Master of Financial Management
  • Master of Financial Management (Professional)
  • Master of Healthcare Innovations
  • Master of Laws
  • Master of Laws in Commercial Law
  • Master of Laws in Enterprise Governance
  • Master of Laws in International Commercial Law (Online)
  • Master of Legal Administration
  • Master of Project Innovation
  • Master of Project Management
  • Master of Project Management (Professional)
  • Master of Sport Management
  • Master of Sport Management (Professional)
  • Master of Valuation and Property Development
  • Master of Valuation and Property Development (Professional)
Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0

 For combined Master programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.   

Direct entry to the following programsEnglish language proficiency required
  • Diploma of Arts
  • Diploma of Built Environment
  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Health Sciences
  • Diploma of Legal Studies
  • Diploma Preparation Program
Overall 6.0 with no sub score less than 5.5
  • Bond University College Foundation Program
Overall 5.5 with no sub score less than 5.0

 The English language requirements English for Academic Purposes are listed separately.   

Direct entry to the following programsEnglish language proficiency required
  • Doctor of Legal Science (Research)
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts (by Research)
  • Master of Laws (by Research)
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Master of Science by Research (Health Sciences)
Overall 7.0 with no sub score less than 6.5

Please note that approved English language test results must be no older than 24 months when the applicant commences their program. Find out more about the IELTS Academic

These English language requirements are correct as of December 2019 and are subject to change. These are presented as a guide only. Bond University reserves the right to make the final decision regarding admission to the University.