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University Certificate in Tertiary Preparation, Pre-Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) ,
The University Certificate in Tertiary Preparation (UCTP) for Undergraduate Studies is designed to help you meet the English language requirements for a QUT undergraduate degree that requires an overall IELTS score of 6.5 for entry.

This Pre-Bachelor Offers

About

 This one-semester program will also prepare you for undergraduate study by developing your:

  • academic language
  • lateral thinking
  • research skills
  • presentation skills.

During this program students study one faculty unit.  On successful completion, you can apply for academic credit for this faculty unit towards your bachelor program.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Communication 
  • Computing
  • One degree unit

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    169

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

Minimum academic requirements

Successful completion of Year 12 or overseas equivalent at the required level.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9675 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9675 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
This course is only available for international students.

Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.