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CPA Australia Will Recognise The Following Programs Or Tests As Meeting The English Proficiency

From 1 November 2014, Cpa Australia Will Recognise The Following Programs Or Tests As Meeting The English Proficiency Requirements Of The General Skills Assessment

Minimum scores for each of the components will need to be achieved in the IELTS Academic, PTE Academic and TOEFL iBT tests:

 

Listening

Reading

Writing

Speaking

IELTS Academic

 7.0

 7.0

 7.0

7.0

TOEFL iBT

 24

 24

 27

23

PTE Academic

 65

 65

 65

 65

 

Provisional assessment

From 1 November 2014, CPA Australia will recognise the following tests as meeting the English proficiency requirements of the temporary visa (subclass 485) skills assessment: 

  • IELTS General or Academic

  • PTE Academic

  • TOEFL iBT

Minimum scores for each of the components will need to be achieved:

 

Listening 

Reading 

Writing 

Speaking 

IELTS 

 6.0

 6.0

 6.0

 6.0

TOEFL iBT 

 12

13 

21 

18 

PTE Academic 

 50

50 

50 

50 

 

The English proficiency requirement for the skills assessment is not related to Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (DIBP) English language threshold. Exemptions on the basis of holding a passport from or citizenship of certain countries are not available for the skills assessment.

Source: CPA Australia


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