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What IELTS score is required to study a master's degree in the UK?

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    In the UK, at master's level, the general IELTS requirement is 6.5 overall, with no subskill less than 5.5. In some cases, universities may accept a bit less IELTS band that is overall six with no subskill less than 5. And in case of some specialist courses, for instance, BDC, universities require higher IELTS band and that can be 7 or 7.5.

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    University of Chester (United Kingdom)

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    At the University of Chester, our postgraduate IELTS entry criteria is six point five overall, with no less than five point five in each band, there are some courses that require a seven overall and these mainly being nursing courses.

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    You will need at least 6.0 overall to study a master’s degree in the UK but for most of the universities, this must be 6.5 overall. Some courses like law and psychology require higher scores like 7.0.

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    For Masters Level A UK university, I also requirement range from six point five to seven point five as the minimum requirement by depends on the university. The students are aiming for if it's going to be for the top Russell Group University seven point eighty seven point five could be the aim for students. But for some modern university system, five will be sufficient.

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    For a master's program is required would be six point five overall with no than six months ago.

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    Leeds Beckett University

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    Maybe different IELTS requirements for different masters in the U.K., so, for example, Leeds Beckett, we ask for 6.0 overall and no skill below 5.5 for most of our masters. But some have a higher requirement, such as health programs, public relations. So check with your chosen university and the particular class.

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    Well, you will be required to get from six to six point five score in the IELTS exam and there are several courses, actually programs, that require seven score in the IELTS test, like the law, psychology and pharmacy courses, for example.

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