Language Requirements

If you were enrolled in the Ontario high school system for 4 consecutive years or more, ENG4U or EAE4U with a minimum grade of 70% will be accepted to fulfill the English admissions requirement.

If you completed less than 4 consecutive years in an English medium school system, you must provide English-language proficiency test results in addition to ENG4U.

If you are not applying directly from an Ontario high school, visit OCAD University's website for further details about English-language proficiency.

Score Notes
Minimum TOEFL Score Total score of 84 with at least 20 in reading, at least 19 in listening, at least 22 in speaking and at least 20 in writing
Minimum IELTS Score 6.5 overall with no part below 6.0 (academic version)
Minimum CAEL Score 70 overall with no part below 60
PTE (Pearson Test of English) 58 overall with at least 56 in listening, at least 56 in reading, at least 56 in speaking and at least 56 in writing
Other Test Scores Certificate of Proficiency in English (COPE) + Test of Oral Proficiency (TOP): 86 overall with at least 32 in writing, at least 22 in reading, and at least 22 in listening. Minimum of 6 in TOP.

Last Test Date

2021-Aug-01 - Test results must be received by OCAD University's document deadline. Failure to do so may result in withdrawal of offer.