National Art School

National Art School English language proficiency requirements

National Art School recognises a number of English language tests as proof of English language proficiency. These are set out in the following tables, together with the minimum results required.

Make sure you also read about qualifications that usually satisfy ELP.

Undergraduate

All courses
Test/QualificationMinimum result required

TOEFL (only results obtained no more than 2 years prior to 1 January of the year in which the course starts, e.g. for all courses starting in 2019 - test must have been taken on or after 1 January 2017)

Paper-based score: 580 (min 5.0 in TWE) Internet-based score: 92 (min. 24 in writing)

IELTS (only Academic version results obtained no more than 2 years prior to 1 January of the year in which the course starts, e.g. for all courses starting in 2019 - test must have been taken on or after 1 January 2017)

6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest)

Navitas Academic English Program

Successful completion of Academic English 3 with an overall pass of 65%

Australian TAFE and private provider studies

Completed AQF Diploma or Advanced Diploma or TAFE Certificate IV in EAP

Australian Centre for Languages (ACL)

65% overall in EAP Diploma with pass in all sections

UNSW English Entry course (UEEC)

7.0 overall or C+ with min. 20 in writing

Sydney English Language Centre (SELC)

Advanced Level EAP 1 overall score 75%

National Centre for English Language Training & Research (NCELTR)

Pass (P) in Direct Entry Programs

Australian College of English (ACE)

EAP 3 overall score 65%

Insearch Language Centre

AEP 10 overall score C

International House Sydney School Test

EAP 2 overall score 85%

International House Waratah Education Centre

EAP 2 overall score 75%

University of Western Sydney English Language Centre

EDE overall score 75% with pass in each section

Australian High School studies

Completion of Year 12

Secondary or tertiary study where the medium of instruction is English

Statement or certificate from the Registrar’s office

International year 12s

All courses
Test/Qualification

Minimum result required

TOEFL (only results obtained no more than 2 years prior to 1 January of the year in which the course starts, e.g. for all courses starting in 2019 - test must have been taken on or after 1 January 2017)

Paper-based score: 580 (min 5.0 in TWE)

Internet-based score: 92 (min. 24 in writing)

IELTS (only Academic version results obtained no more than 2 years prior to 1 January of the year in which the course starts, e.g. for all courses starting in 2019 - test must have been taken on or after 1 January 2017)

6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest)

Australian Centre for Languages (ACL)

65% overall in EAP Diploma with pass in all sections

Navitas Academic English Program

Successful completion of Academic English 3 with an overall pass of 65%

UNSW English Entry course (UEEC)

7.0 overall or C+ with min. 20 in writing

Sydney English Language Centre (SELC)

Advanced Level EAP 1 overall score 75%

National Centre for English Language Training & Research (NCELTR)

Pass (P) in Direct Entry Programs

Australian College of English (ACE)

EAP 3 overall score 65%

Insearch Language Centre

AEP 10 overall score C

International House Sydney School Test

EAP 2 overall score 85%

International House Waratah Education Centre

EAP 2 overall score 75%

University of Western Sydney English Language Centre

EDE overall score 75% with pass in each section

Australian High School studies

Completion of Year 12

Secondary study where the medium of instruction is English

Statement or certificate from the Registrar’s office