Language Requirements

Do I meet the language requirements?

See “Documents Required for Admission”.

If your first language is neither English nor French, you must provide proof of proficiency in the language of instruction for your program by submitting a test score from one of the tests in the list below:

Learn more about these test: 
InformationTOEFL (University of Ottawa Institution Code: 0993) | CanTEST | IELTS ​​​​​​

Biochemistry

TOEFL
Paper-based 600
Internet-based 100
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 5
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 7
Individual 7

Cellular and Molecular Medicine

TOEFL
Paper-based 600
Internet-based 100
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 4
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 7
Individual 7

Epidemiology

TOEFL
Paper-based 600
Internet-based 100
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 4
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 7
Individual 7

Microbiology and Immunology

TOEFL
Paper-based 600
Internet-based 100
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 5
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 7
Individual 7

Neuroscience

TOEFL
Paper-based 600
Internet-based 100
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 4
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 7
Individual 7

Graduate Diploma Population Health Risk Assessment and Management

TOEFL
Paper-based 550
Internet-based 79-80
CanTEST - University of Ottawa
Listening & Reading 4.5
Writing 4
IELTS (Academic module)
Overall 6.5
Individual 5
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