You are not required to submit an English-language test if you:
- resided in an English-speaking country for at least 4 years immediately prior to September 2021; or
- attended an English-speaking educational institution in a full-time academic (non-ESL) program for at least 4 years immediately prior to September 2021. Official documentation from the school is required for this exemption.
The Admissions Committee reserves the right to request more information about your test score results and you may be required to take another English-language test at the university's discretion. Acceptable tests are currently under review. Please check our website for updates.
|Minimum TOEFL Score||86 iBT (minimum of 20 in each of the 4 categories)|
|Minimum MELAB Score||85 overall|
|Minimum IELTS Score||6.5 overall|
|Minimum CAEL Score||Minimum score of 70|
|PTE (Pearson Test of English)||60 overall (minimum 60 in both Writing and Speaking)|
|Other Test Scores||CAE (Cambridge Advanced English): Grade of "B" with a minimum of "good" on each of the 4 components: Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening|
Last Test Date
2020-Apr-01 - McMaster's Institution Code is 0936.