English Language Requirements

In order to study at DkIT, your written and spoken English must be good enough that you will fully understand, and benefit from, your degree course (please note that we have slightly different requirements for different courses so please ensure that you check the entry requirements for each course).
Each application must be accompanied by certified evidence of all relevant qualifications held to date including evidence of proficiency in English.

English Requirements are:
Grade B2 equivalent on CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
have achieved the following grades in IELTS (or internationally-recognised equivalent English exam): 

Level Required IELTS Qualification:
Foundation English: IELTS 4.5
Pre-Sessional Foundation English:  IELTS 5.0
Bachelor (Ordinary) Degree (NFQ Level 7): IELTS 5.5
Bachelor (Honours) Degree (NFQ Level 8): IELTS 6.0
Masters: IELTS 6.5* (* where an applicant demonstrates evidence of having attained his/her Bachelor Degree through instruction in the English language, a grade of 6.0 may be accepted for admission to a STEM programme).


Have a question about English Language Requirements at DkIT?

Contact: +353-0429370350 ext. 2350 international@dkit.ie