Are you an MBA applicant who needs to take an English proficiency test in order to get into business school?
Knowing what to expect on the day of the test can make it much easier to relax and focus on getting the best score possible.
This article will look at what to do and expect on the day of the test itself, but there are a couple of important steps you can take before test day to make sure your experience is as smooth as possible.
The first step is to do a test drive before the day of the test,…
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Are you an international student who is interested in attending business school in the US or UK?
If English is not your first language, and it was not the primary language of instruction for your undergraduate degree, you will likely be required to take an English proficiency exam as a part of your MBA application.
The TOEFL, IELTS, and PTE are the English exams accepted by most graduate business school programs.
For some students who have been studying and speaking English for years, a proficiency exam will feel like a formality….
Are you an international student thinking about getting an MBA in the US or UK?
While completing an MBA application is always time consuming, international students have an extra hoop to jump through before they can be admitted: completing an English proficiency exam.
Almost all top business schools require students to submit scores from an English proficiency exam (typically the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE) if they are not 1) a native speaker of English, or 2) in possession of an undergraduate degree from an institution where English is the language of instruction.
Are you an international student thinking about getting an MBA?
For many of the top business schools and MBA programs in the world – and all of them in the US and UK – English is the language of instruction.
Courses will be taught in English, textbooks and class materials will be written in English, and study groups will typically converse in English. If you want your b-school applications to be successful, you’ll need to submit an English proficiency exam score.