Revision to Criterion 5.02 regarding English language proficiency [13 Nov. 2019]

Effective 13 November 2019, the Commission has adopted a revision to Criterion 5.02 [Standard 5].  The Commission has removed requirements regarding TOEFL® iBT and IELTS spoken exam scores from the “Phased Change to English Language Proficiency Requirements” [Standard 5, page 6].  Requirements effective 1 January 2020 regarding TOEFL® iBT and IELTS written examination scores remain unchanged.

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