IELTS Scores for Australia studies

Updated - June 5th, 2021

IELTS scores for Australia studies is a mandatory and tricky aspect for your aspiration. This note provides an all encompassing one-stop source of what you need to fulfil in your IELTS attempt to ensure your IELTS scores for Australia studies are met.

Studying in Australian universities, for undergraduate and post-graduate and research courses requires specific minimum IELTS score to be obtained. IELTS Tests are officially accepted across all universities in Australia.

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While there are two tests in IELTS – IELTS Academic and IELTS General, the test you should choose should be based on what you want to do. In general, Academic test is for entry into university and General test is for migration purposes. 

The organisation or university where you plan to work/ study specifies their requirements. It is wise to check which test and what are the minimum requirements before booking your IELTS test. 

In a nutshell, all Australian Universities accept Academic IELTS. You can check which IELTS test is suitable for your requirement to study/ migrate to Australia here

The following table contains the list of college and universities in Australia and the IELTS requirements to secure your study seat. The table includes the following

Some universities have minimum score requirements for each of the module of IELTS while other universities have listed overall minimum IELTS scores. 

Australian UniversityIELTS OverallIELTS WritingIELTS ReadingIELTS ListeningIELTS Speaking
Carnegie Mellon University-66.56.56
University of Sydney76666
University of New South Wales76666
Western Sydney University6.56666
University of Western Australia6.56666
University of Technology Sydney6.56---
University of Queensland6.56666
University of Notre Dame6.56666
University of Melbourne6.56666
University of Canberra6.56666
University of Adelaide6.56666
The University of Divinity6.56666
RMIT University6.56666
Queensland University of Technology6.56666
Monash University6.56666
Macquarie University6.56666
Griffith University6.56666
Curtin University6.56666
Bond University6.56666
Australian National University6.56666
Victoria University66666
University of Wollongong66655
University of the Sunshine Coast65.55.55.55.5
University of Tasmania65.55.55.55.5
University of Southern Queensland65.55.55.55.5
University of South Australia666--
University of Newcastle66666
University of New England65.55.55.55.5
Torrens University Australia65.55.55.55.5
Swinburne University of Technology66666
Southern Cross University65.55.55.55.5
Murdoch University66666
La Trobe University66666
James Cook University66666
Flinders University66--6
Federation University66666
Edith Cowan University66666
Deakin University66666
CQ University65.55.55.55.5
Charles Sturt University65.55.55.55.5
Charles Darwin University66666
Australian Catholic University665.55.56
** Data sourced from university websites.
** The order of listing is free-flowing and does not represent Sahasriya/ Srishti's rating or preference of any university mentioned here

Important Note: Always check with universities in Australia to make sure the IELTS scores listed here matches the required score for admission

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