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Which English test scores are accepted?

English competencies

The certificate for English level is compulsory.

All non-native speakers must demonstrate their English proficiency e.g. with a test result in the International English Testing System (IELTS) or TOEFL test.

Proof of good English competencies, e.g.  TOEFL  CBT 230 and PBT  550 IBT 80 / IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, except for applicants native from English speaking countries and for students having been educated in English at secondary or/and university. Students who intend to have a mobility at TUM  must have following level for admission at TUM : TOEFL IBT 88, CBT 234/ PBT 605.

In case the students  education was in English, please provide instead of the IELTS or TOEFL a certificate from your University stating that your lectures were in English.

In case the student had a study period mobility at an English speaking University, please also add a certificate that the medium of instruction was English.


Please refer to the information given on the Mamaself website