Instruction at CCTB is conducted in English. Students must be in possession of one of the English Language Equivalencies in the list below.
Language proficiency requirements are admission requirements and may not be waived by either the institution or the student. The following are accepted:
OFFICIAL PROOF of a degree awarded by a recognized university where English is the language of instruction and where the university is located in a country where English is the official language.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION from recognized ESL School which demonstrates an equivalency of required English proficiency (See Exemptions section below)
Applicants that are not in possession of one of the credentials above, are advised to enroll in The Language Gallery Canada (TLGC) UPP (University Pathway Program). Successful completion of TLGC UPP level 4 is recognized by CCTB in lieu of the aforementioned assessments.
Students may be exempted from CCTB English Proficiency Assessment requirements if they meet ONE of the following requirements:
*If a student has obtained a certificate, diploma or degree from either a public or private post-secondary institution in Canada, CCTB will accept their Canadian qualification as Proof of English based on the entry requirements of the completed program.
For the full list of countries of exemption, please refer to the CCTB Language Proficiency Assessment Policy