English language requirements (BA)

Proof of sufficient English language level

For entering the programme applicants have to submit results of an internationally recognized test of English on a required level of B2 as follows:

Results of an internationally recognized test

  • TOEFL iBT score 87 (EBS code 6744)

Test results have to be sent directly to EBS by the test centre. It is also possible to order the test results to be sent to EBS online.

Please note that TOEFL iBT test score is valid for 2 years.

  • IELTS Academic  (International English Language Testing Service) 5.5 with 5.5 above in each band).  Please note that IELTS test result is valid for 2 years.
  • Cambridge test - FCE

Candidates presenting Cambridge English tests should indicate their ID number (a 3 letter and 6 number combination) and secret number (4 digits) in their application form. These numbers are included in the confirmation of entry for the Cambridge exam. If you do not know these details, please contact the exam centre.

  • BEC Vantage

The International English test certificate can be replaced by:

  • Completion of previous level of education in English in the UK, the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Ireland
  • Oral and written entrance test in English at EBS (min score 70%)

For Finnish candidates the International English test certificate can also be replaced by:

  • Finnish High School State exam result - cum laude approbatur (4 out of 7).

  • The results in English language test of at least 70% from an International Baccalaureaute School (with the instruction in English).