Princeton and Duke Universities Recognize IELTS for Graduate
The graduate schools of two elite educational institutions
in the U.S. have announced recognition of IELTS.
Princeton University Graduate School has preliminarily set
an overall band score of 6.5 on the academic module as the
minimum to be considered for admissions. For more information,
visit their website:
Duke University states that 'the IELTS is the preferred
English proficiency test'. Visit the Duke website:
University of California endorses IELTS
The prestigious University of California has announced that
it officially recognises IELTS for undergraduate admissions.
All nine campuses accepting undergraduate students (Berkeley,
Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Riverside, Santa Barbara, Santa
Cruz, San Diego, and the new Merced campus) will accept IELTS
scores for admissions purposes, for students entering the
university for Fall Quarter 2004. This news further boosts
the spectacular growth of IELTS in the USA.
The University of California at Berkeley and Los Angeles,
as well as the Davis campus, accept IELTS band scores for
graduate level admissions.
Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education recognize
All 54 educational institutions governed by the Oklahoma
State Regents for Higher Education recognize IELTS at the
community college, undergraduate, graduate, and professional
Specific requirements for international students are listed
in the Guide for International Students: http://www.okhighered.org/student-center/publications/Guide/international-students.pdf