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BA English Language for Education
Develop your knowledge of English language and its relationship with education.

BA English Language for Education / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2018

A-level

Grades ABB. There are no specific subjects required but a modern or classical language, English Language, Psychology or Communication Studies is an advantage. General Studies is welcomed but not normally included as part of the standard offer.

AS-level

Two AS levels are not accepted in place of one A level.

Unit grade information

The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit information where available.  Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.  Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.

GCSE

English Language at grade C or above (Grade 4 or above in the newly reformed GCSEs in England).

International Baccalaureate

32 points overall with 6,5,5 at Higher level

Alternative entry requirements

Alternative entry requirements exist for this course. You may view these by selecting from the list below.

English language

Students whose first language or language of instruction is not English may be asked to provide evidence of fluency in English by achieving scores in English language tests as follows:

  • An overall score of 6.5 at IELTS, with 6.5 in writing and no sub-section below 6.0 or
  • TOEFL iBT overall score of 90 with a minimum score of 22 in writing and 20 in the other sub-sections or
  • Pearson PTE overall score of 59 with a minimum score of 59 in writing and 51 in the other subsections or
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) overall score of 176 or above, with 176 in writing and no sub-section below 169 -OR- Grade C if taken before January 2015(Please note that the Cambridge First Certificate in English is not acceptable.)

English language test validity

Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.