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Language Requirements

Knowledge of English
Lectures are given in English, therefore a good knowledge of the language is essential.

Verification of English language ability is required for all applicants who do not have English as their first language or who have not completed a major academic award equivalent to a minimum of level 4 on the Irish NFQ, that is delivered and assessed through medium of English . The following internationally recognised third party English language test & scores are accepted as verification of English language ability. Note that a 3rd party English language test score is a requirement for an Irish Study visa application.

The minimum English Language Requirements for International Students (non native English speakers) at IT Tralee are as follows:

**SEPT 2021 ADMISSIONS SPECIAL PROVISION**

For admissions in 2021 IT Tralee will accept Duolingo online test of English as valid for admissions purposes. See below for the required Duolingo score for each level of admission.

Undergraduate Year 1
IELTS Academic 5.5 (No less than a 5.0 in any one band)
PTE Academic 46 (Minimum 41 in each component)
TOEFL IBT 70 (min scores of 15 in each component)
**Duolingo score  Min of 85**

Advanced Entry (direct entry to year 2,3 or 4)
IELTS Academic 6.0 (No less than a 5.5 in any one band)
PTE Academic 51 (Minimum 45 in each component)
TOEFL IBT 80 min (score of 18 in each component)
**Duolingo score  Min of 95**

Postgraduate
IELTS Academic 6.0 (No less than a 5.5 in any one band)
PTE Academic 51 (Minimum 45 in each component)
TOEFL IBT 80 (min score of 18 in each component)
**Duolingo score  Min of 95**

 

Contact Our Office

 

International Office

international@ittralee.ie

Address

International Office
Institute of Technology
North Campus
Tralee
Co. Kerry
Ireland

Contact by:

Telephone: +353 66 7191769 / +353 66 7191718

WhatsApp: +353 873449532

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