International Applicants

All graduate international applicants must submit an application and required accompanying documents.

English Proficiency Requirement

Graduate international applicants may satisfy the English proficiency requirement in one of two ways.

1.) By completing a bachelor’s degree and submitting an official transcript from an institution in which English was the language of instruction before the time of enrollment at BU.

2.) Submitting one of the English proficiency tests listed below with a score that meets or exceeds the minimum requirement.




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