LANGUAGE TESTS AND CERTIFICATES
Knowledge of the English language is one of the basic conditions for admission to the doctoral studies at GSSR. During the individual interviews each candidate has to display a level of knowledge of the English language allowing them to conduct research and take part in classes held in that language.
Candidates should have passed one of the following tests of language abilities in English (does not apply to applicants who have completed their degree (BA or MA) in English):
|Test Type||Minimum Score Required|
|(TOEFL) Test of English as a Foreign Language (internet-based)||80|
|(IELTS) International English Language Test||6.5|
|(CAE) Cambridge Advanced English Test||B|
|(CPE) Cambridge Proficiency Test||C|
|Official university examination||B2|
Students who have taken the TOEFL or IELTS test should request a copy of their results to be sent directly to the GSSR Admissions Office. The TOEFL institution code for the GSSR is 7962.