Strategic Finance

Language Requirements


BSc applicants are required to pass IBS’ own English Language Placement Test that consists of a 100-minute test and an oral part with a listening task.

If the applicant has a certificate of

  • The International English Language Testing System (IELTS, General) with a minimum overall score of 6.0 points,
  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 72 in the iBT version,
  • Cambridge Certificate with a minimum score of 169 (B2 First, B2 Business Vantage),
  • International GCSE English as a Second Language with a score of C or higher on extended curriculum,
  • London University GCE O level Syllabus, minimum B in English Language,
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with a minimum score of 50,
  • A B2 level English language certificate,
  • LCCI certificate with a minimum score of 60,
  • Duolingo English Test with a minimum score of 95
  • Hungarian high-level English language baccalaureate exam with a minimum result of 60%,
  • Previous studies in English certified with a Medium of Instruction certificate,

or if the applicant is

  • a Native speaker of English (based on passport citizenship),

the applicant is not required to do the IBS English language testing.

Entry Qualification

First or second class Bachelor’s degree in any field of study


The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Hungarian.



You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.