Who needs to provide a TOEFL/IELTS test report?

Frequently asked question

KIT and VU University Amsterdam require all applicants for the Master programmes to enclose proof of English language proficiency in the form of the internationally recognised TOEFL or IELTS tests.

This is required for all Master programme applicants who have not completed their education in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Zambia, Uganda, Philippines, India, Tanzania, Malawi, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone, Liberia, or who have not obtained an International Baccalaureate or European Baccalaureate diploma.

A minimum TOEFL score of 550 or a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 is required. Please note that candidates must take the Academic test and not the General one.

  • IELTS overall band 6.0
  • TOEFL paper based 550
  • TOEFL computer based 213
  • TOEFL internet based 80

For more details about TOEFL or IELTS, please check the website below:



Please note:
We only accept official TOEFL or IELTS test results which are not older than 3 years!