All other NAIT programs

English Language Proficiency

For all other programs, ELP can be met with ONE of the following exams:

  1. NAIT English Language Proficiency Exam
    Minimum 73% or “B” in each of the four components
  2. NAIT’s Level 6 Courses NEAP611, NEAP621 and NEAP631
    Successful completion of all 3 courses with 60% or higher in each course
  3. IELTS (Academic Format)
    with minimum overall band score of 6.5 with no band less than 5.0
  4. Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)
    • Minimum score of 70
  5. Completion of the Canadian Language Benchmarks Assessment (CLB)
    with minimum test scores for each component
    • 8 in the Speaking component
    • 8 in the Reading component
    • 8 in the Listening component
    • 8 in the Writing component
  6. Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB)
    Minimum score of 85
  7. Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)
    Minimum overall score of 55
  8. TOEFL
    • TOEFL IBT (Internet Based)
      Minimum total score of 80 with no individual component below 20
    • TOEFL Paper Based
      Minimum Score of 550
  9. University of Alberta
    Successful Completion of ESL140 and ESL145, which is now equivalent to EAP140 and EAP145