English Language Testing update

Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships for study commencing in 2022 are now closed

If you were unable to submit your English language test result with your application, please share your test result by 20 June 2021.

Please send your scores via email to info@australiaawardspakistan.org with your full name as per the application and OASIS ID/Number (e.g AAS22XXXXXX).

No test scores will be accepted after the above-mentioned date.

English Language Testing Requirements

To be eligible for an Australia Awards Scholarship, you must meet certain standards in English language proficiency, with the results valid as at 1 January 2022. At minimum, you must have:

  • an IELTS (Academic) overall score of at least 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; or
  • a TOEFL internet-based test (iBT) score of at least 84, with a minimum of 21 in all sub-tests; or
  • a PTE Academic overall score of 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50.

People with disability and who meet the eligibility criteria may submit an application with an IELTS score of 6.0 with no band less than 5.0, but if they are selected, they must re-sit an English Language Proficiency test (to be arranged by Australia Awards – Pakistan) and achieve the required score before they can take up their Scholarship.

For any inquiries, please email info@australiaawardspakistan.org.