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Test of English as a Foreign Language Requirements

Test of English as a Foreign Language internet-Based Test (TOEFL iBT)

Unless otherwise specified, entry into Bachelor programs requires:

TOEFL iBT overall score 79 (no scores below 21 in Writing, 18 in Speaking, and 16 in Reading and Listening)

Direct entry to the following programsTOEFL iBT
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science

Overall score 94 (no scores below 27 in Writing, 23 in Speaking, and 24 in Reading and Listening)

  • 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 score 94 (no scores below 24 in Writing, and 20 in Speaking, Reading and Listening)

Important notes:

  • For combined programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.
  • Approved English language test results must be no older than 24 months when the applicant commences their program. Find out more about the TOEFL iBT.
  • Your program may require you to satisfy additional English language proficiency requirements for accreditation and registration purposes (for example, AHPRA). Satisfying Bond University’s English Language proficiency requirements does not guarantee you meet accreditation and registration requirements.

These English language requirements are correct as of January 2022 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.

Unless otherwise specified, entry into Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master coursework programs requires:

TOEFL iBT overall score 79 (no scores below 21 in Writing, 18 in Speaking, and 16 in Reading and Listening)

Direct entry to the following programsTOEFL iBT
  • Doctor of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Occupational Therapy
  • Master of Professional Psychology
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)

Overall score 94 (no scores below 27 in Writing, 23 in Speaking, and 24 in Reading and Listening)

  • Graduate Certificate in Nutrition
  • Graduate Diploma in Nutrition
  • Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice

Overall score 94 (no scores below 24 in Writing, and 20 in Speaking, Reading and Listening)

Important notes:

  • For combined programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.
  • Approved English language test results must be no older than 24 months when the applicant commences their program. Find out more about the PTE Academic and the PTE Academic Online.
  • Your program may require you to satisfy additional English language proficiency requirements for accreditation and registration purposes (for example, AHPRA). Satisfying Bond University’s English Language proficiency requirements does not guarantee you meet accreditation and registration requirements.

These English language requirements are correct as of January 2022 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.

Direct entry to the following programsTOEFL iBT
  • Diploma programs 

Overall score 60 (no scores below 19 in Writing, 16 in Speaking, and 10 in Reading and Listening)

  • Bond University College Foundation Program

Overall score 50 (no scores below 16 in Writing, 14 in Speaking, 7 in Reading and 6 in Listening)

 

English Program entry levelsTOEFL iBT
  • Level 7 

Overall score 60 (minimum 21 in Writing)

  • Level 6

Overall score 50 (minimum 18 in Writing)

  • Level 5

Overall score 40 (minimum 14 in Writing)

  • Level 4

Overall score 35 (minimum 12 in Writing)

  • Level 3

Overall score 32 or less

Important notes:

  • For combined programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.
  • Approved English language test results must be no older than 24 months when the applicant commences their program. Find out more about the TOEFL iBT.
  • Your program may require you to satisfy additional English language proficiency requirements for accreditation and registration purposes (for example, AHPRA). Satisfying Bond University’s English Language proficiency requirements does not guarantee you meet accreditation and registration requirements.

These English language requirements are correct as of January 2022 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.

Unless otherwise specified, entry into Higher Degrees by Research programs requires:

TOEFL iBT overall score 94 (no scores below 24 in Writing, and 20 in Speaking, Reading and Listening)

Important notes:

  • For combined programs, refer to requirements for each program. The higher English language requirement of the two programs will apply.
  • Approved English language test results must be no older than 24 months when the applicant commences their program. Find out more about the TOEFL iBT.
  • Your program may require you to satisfy additional English language proficiency requirements for accreditation and registration purposes (for example, AHPRA). Satisfying Bond University’s English Language proficiency requirements does not guarantee you meet accreditation and registration requirements.

These English language requirements are correct as of January 2022 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.