Prospective Student English Proficiency Criteria

English Proficiency Criteria

Doctoral Degree Programme

Type
Admission Criteria
Graduation Criteria
A minimum English score which is initially allow for admission (acceptance with conditions) A target English score which is required to meet for graduation
IELTS
3
5
TOEFL-IBT
32
61
TOEFL-ITP
(only test arranged by FGS Mahidol University)
400
500

Master Degree / Graduate Diploma / Higher Graduate Diploma Programme

Type
Admission Criteria
Graduation Criteria
A minimum English score which is initially allow for admission (acceptance with conditions) A target English score which is required to meet for graduation
IELTS
3
5
TOEFL-IBT
32
54
TOEFL-ITP
(only test arranged by FGS Mahidol University)
400
480
MU GRAD TEST
36
60
Important Notes:
  1. Accept only English proficiency scores which directly sent by the authorized test centers to the Language Center, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University within the application deadline.
    See how to submit your TOEFL-iBT/IELTS score here
  2. Higher criteria of English proficiency score for admission may be set by some programmes.
  3. English proficiency score must be 2-year validity up to the application date.
  4. TOEFL-ITP must be arranged by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University only.
    TOEFL-ITP Examination Centers Test Score Certification
  5. The set of English proficiency scores mentioned in the table above is the criteria for admission purpose only. All students are still required to meet the English proficiency standards for graduation before taking examination of thesis defense.
  6. Further details regarding English proficiency requirements are available at https://graduate.mahidol.ac.th/inter/prospective-students/?topic=english-proficiency
  7. Available English Test Centers for Admission
    Applicants who do not have English Proficiency scores are highly advised to attend a standardized test at the authorized test centers before submitting the online application.

    IELTS (academic)

    available at worldwide IELTS test centers

    TOEFL-iBT       

    available at worldwide TOEFL-iBT test centers

    TOEFL-ITP       

    only at FGS, Mahidol

    MU GRAD TEST

    only at FGS, Mahidol