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Coventry University English Language Tests

To support you in your journey to joining us at Coventry University, we are pleased to offer English Language Tests for applicants to Coventry University degree programmes.

 

Entry Criteria


You can book to take a Coventry University English Language test if you:

  • Hold a conditional offer for study at Coventry University, Coventry University London Campus, or Coventry University College from the International Office.
  • Hold a valid IELTS certificate with a minimum of 5.0 in each component or equivalent English certificate, and an overall score of 6.0 if taking a postgraduate course; or an overall score of 5.5 if taking an undergraduate course.
  • Have NOT recently taken the Coventry University English Language test.
  • Have NOT recently undertaken a pre-sessional English course at Coventry University

 

About the test


Similar to IELTS, the test assesses all 4 components: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. It will take up to 4 hours to complete:

  • Listening (20 mins) - you will be given three recordings to listen to. You must then answer questions related to these recordings.
  • Reading  (60 mins) - you will be given three pieces of text to read. You must then answer questions relating to each text.
  • Writing (60 mins) - you will be given two essay titles for which you will need to write an essay on the subject area.
  • Speaking (10 mins) - you will have a short interview with the examiner where you will be asked questions on a variety of subjects.

Each test is timed and conducted in exam conditions

 

Documents required

 

You will need to bring the following documents to the test:

  • Proof of your identity (passport or national identity card) at registration. You must bring the same identity document on the test day as the one recorded on your Online booking Form. If you do not do this you will not be allowed to take the test and you will not be eligible for a refund or transfer.
  • A photocopy of your ID (passport or national identity card)
  • Your original, valid IELTS certificate
  • A copy of your IELTS certificate
  • Your conditional offer letter from Coventry University

 

Results


You will be contacted with the results of your test within 2 weeks. We will tell you if you have met the entry criteria or not. We will not provide a breakdown of your results. Results are not transferable to any other Institution; they are only valid for study at Coventry University, Coventry University London Campus and Coventry University College.

 

Contact us 


If you wish to discuss your suitability for the test or to find out more information, please contact us. 

Call +44 (0) 2476 652152 or e-mail pse.io@coventry.ac.uk 



English Language Test Dates - UK

 

The current English test dates in November and December in Coventry are:

Date

Time

Location

Wednesday 29th November 9am Student Centre, Coventry Campus
Wednesday 13th December 9am Student Centre, Coventry Campus

 


 

The current English test dates in November and December in London are:

Date

Time

Location

Thursday 30th November 10:15am Room 4.12, London Campus
Thursday 14th December 10:15am Room 4.12, London Campus


English Language Test Dates - Overseas

 

The current English test dates in November and December overseas are:

Date

Country

Location

Time

Saturday 16th December China

北京京伦饭店(日航) 会议室 北京市朝阳区建国门外大街3号

Beijing Jinglun Hotel- 3 Jianguo Men Wai Da Jie, Beijing, P.R.C

9:40am - 6pm
Saturday 16th December China

地址待定

Guangzhou - Address to be confirmed

9:40am - 6pm
Sunday 17th December China

上海同济大学-沪西校区-帘青楼 -上海市普陀区真南路500号

Lianqing Buliding,Tongji University Luxi Campus, 500, Zhennan Road, Putuo, Shanghai ,P.R.C 

9:40am - 6pm

Date

Country

Location

Time

Saturday 2nd December Hong Kong

MetroPark Hotel MongKok

22 Lai Chi Kok Road,

Mongkok,

Kowloon

(Exit C2 at the Prince Edward MTR Station)

10:30am

Date

Country

Location

Time

Tuesday 19th December Taiwan

Taipei Fullerton Hotel South

41, Fu-Xing South Road Sec. 2

Taipei

1:00pm

Date

Country

Location

Time

Saturday 2nd December South Korea

Seoul

9:00am