There are three intakes per year. All programmes are offered in March, June and September / October intakes. International students are required to submit applications two month before semester begins.
Medium of Instruction
English is the language of instruction at the University.
English Language Requirements for International Students
International student whose native language is not English must provide evidence of English proficiency before he/she can register for a programme.
Undergraduate Minimum Requirements
Postgraduate Minimum Requirement
Test of English as a Foreign Language
410 (Paper Based) or 34 (Internet Based)
550* (Paper Based) or 60 (Internet Based)
* Communication & language programmes require TOEFL 600 or equivalent.
International English Language Testing System
Other English Language Qualifications Accepted by IUKL
Institutions / Language Centre(s)
410 (PBT)/34 (IBT)
550 (PBT) / 60 (iBT)
Pearson Test In English (Academic)
Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)
Cambridge Placement Test (CEFR)
Students are required to sit for the English Placement Test before enrolment if they do not meet the requirements mentioned above. Students would be required to pursue IUKL’s Intensive English Programme (IEP) before proceeding to foundation, diploma, degree or postgraduate programmes.
Please note that some programmes may require higher English language proficiency. Kindly refer to the particular programme for further information and feel free to contact the International Marketing Office or refer to the relevant schools or centres for guidance.