Which English proficiency tests does Leiden University accept?

Leiden University only accepts English language test results that are no more than two year old, issued by the following organisations:

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS): academic modules only. See the individual programme descriptions for exact scores.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): See the individual programme descriptions for exact scores.
  • Cambridge English Exam.
    o    For study programmes with a required English level of IELTS 6.5, the Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE), with a minimum grade of C, is required.
    o    For study programmes with a required English level of IELTS 7.0 or higher, the Cambridge Proficiency (CPE) is required.