English Proficiency Requirements - ALU Rwanda


The below standardised test scores are accepted as proof of English Proficiency for admission into ALU Rwanda. 

Submission of test scores below the overall score or grade mention will result in an admission offer with a condition to provide more proof of English proficiency. For more details about each of these test, refer to this English proficiency test guide.


Test or Standardised Curriculum Minimum for Admission
Duolingo English Test (paid version) 100
Pearson PTE 54

Pearson International English Certificate (PIEC) Level 3

ALU English Proficiency Test* 60
Tracktest English Core Test with Exam Verification (paid version) B2
TOEFL Essentials 8
SAT Reading/Writing Section 560
ACT Reading and English Section 22
Cambridge English FCE, CAE, and CPE (Using the Cambridge English Scale) 160
Cambridge Examinations GCE O-Level, A-Level, and AS-Level English Language C
Trinity College London ISE Pass ISE II (B2)
Michigan ECCE 650
Michigan ECPE 600
Michigan English Test (MET) and CaMLA 53
WAEC/WASSCE English Language section (West African anglophone countries) C-6
NECO English Language section (Nigeria) C-6
KCSE English Language section (Kenya) C
Oxford Test of English (B2) 120
PSI Skills for English SELT (B2) Pass
LanguageCert International ESOL - B2 Pass all 4 sections
IB English A and B (any) 5
IB English Literature and Performance S
South Africa National Senior Certificate Home Language/First Additional Language 50%/60%
ZIMSEC (Zimbabwe) General Certificate of Education A-level English Language exam


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