English Language Proficiency Requirement - Institutional

Applicants must meet two separate English requirements for admission to Mount Royal if their first language (learned and understood) is not English.

  1. English Language Arts 30-1 (or equivalent) if required by the program, AND
  2. Demonstrate English Language Proficiency in one of the following ways:

 How to meet ELP

 Score/Level

 1. High School/Secondary and/or Post-secondary (transferable to MRU) courses

 2 years of full-time study in English (see list of English speaking countries below) and English Language Arts 30 – 1 (equivalent)

 2. LEAP 4 Advanced taken at Mount Royal

 LEAP 4 with B- (80%)

 3. TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

 86 (min. 20 in each of four sections)

 4. IELTS (International English Language Test [Academic])

 6.5 (min. 5.5 on each band)

 5. CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment)

 70 (min. 60 in each band)

 6. MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery)

 85 (min. 3 in oral component)

 7. PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic)

 58 (min. 55 in each area)

 8. CAE (Cambridge English: Assessment)

 C1 or C2 Certificate Awarded (Pass at Grade C with min. 180 overall)

 9. CanTEST (Canadian Test of English for Scholars and Trainees)

 4.5 overall minimum

 


English speaking countries for the purpose of English Language Proficiency requirement:

  • America Samoa
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua
  • Australia
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Dominica
  • England
  • Falkland Islands
  • Fiji
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Grenada
  • Guam
  • Guyana
  • India (English-medium school boards)
  • Ireland (Republic of Eire)
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Liberia
  • Malta
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • Montserrat
  • New Zealand
  • Nigeria
  • Northern Ireland
  • Pacific Island
  • Panama Canal Zone
  • Ryukyu Islands
  • Scotland
  • Seychelles
  • South Africa
  • St. Helena
  • St. Kitts and Nevis
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Vincent
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Uganda
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Virgin Islands
  • Wales
  • Zimbabwe