Master of Arts in Communications and Technology

English Language Proficiency

The minimum requirements for admission to the MACT:

  • TOEFL: minimum score of 600 (paper-based) or a total score of 100 with a score of at least 20 on each of the individual skill areas (internet-based)
  • MELAB: minimum score of 85
  • IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band score of 7.0, with at least 5 on each band
  • CAEL: overall minimum score of 60, with at least 60 on each subtest
  • PTE (Academic): overall minimum score of 68

Students who have successfully completed EAP 550 will have met the minimum English language proficiency requirement for admission to graduate studies at the University of Alberta. More information about EAP 550 at