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Knowledgebase: Application
English Language Requirements
Posted by on 09 April 2014 12:36 PM

English is the language of instruction and communication at the University. Accordingly, an applicant whose primary language is not English must demonstrate command of English sufficient to pursue graduate studies in the chosen field.

Simon Fraser University Graduate Programs accepts the following tests:

  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing Systems)

International applicants whose primary language is not English will not be required to complete an English-language test if they have completed a degree at an institution where the language of instruction and examination was in English in a country where English is the primary language. For a list of these countries please click here.

For further details on English Language Requirements for graduate admissions please see: http://www.sfu.ca/dean-gradstudies/future/international-applicants/english-language-requirements.html