Countries where education is in English

Education in the secondary and higher education systems of the countries listed below satisfies the University of Leicester’s English language requirements. This means that if you have...

  • either completed your secondary (high school) education in a public (state-funded) school
  • or completed at least one year of higher education in a recognised university

...in one of the countries listed below, the University does not need further evidence of your English language ability.

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Australia
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Botswana
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Christmas Islands
  • Cocos Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Dominica
  • Falkland Islands
  • Fiji
  • Gambia
  • Gibraltar
  • Grenada
  • Guyana
  • Ireland
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Malawi
  • Malta
  • New Zealand
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • St Kitts and Nevis
  • St Lucia
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Uganda
  • UK
  • USA
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Not sure if you meet our English Language requirements? Please contact us by email and our staff will be happy to advise you: