What is the language of instruction at the Ryerson Cairo?

The language of instruction at the Ryerson Cairo is English. All applicants must provide a satisfactory English language proficiency test score unless they have completed four years of full-time study at the high school level in a country where English is the first language, or in a school where English is the primary language of instruction.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Test Requirements:

Ryerson program

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT

Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)

Pearson Test of English (PTE)

Cambridge Assessment English

Duolingo English Test *

All Engineering programs

6.5

83

60

60

180 and above on
C1 Advanced and
C2 Proficiency

115

Fashion

Media Production
Sport Media

6.5

92

70

60

180 and above on
C1 Advanced and
C2 Proficiency

115

Requirements reflect overall scores. There are no minimum requirements for band scores (e.g. reading, writing, speaking, listening).

All applicants, including those who must submit proof of English language proficiency, are required to present a senior-level English course. We will not accept the senior-level English course in lieu of a test of English language proficiency, with the exception of the qualifications listed below:

* You can easily take your exam on Duolingo using this link https://englishtest.duolingo.com/

  • You only need one hour to complete your exam and two more days to get your result.