Can I Be Exempt?

Yes, you can be exempt from taking the assessment if you meet the exemption criteria. The criteria for exemption are also given in the In-Sessional brochure. If you need advice, please contact us.

Please note that if you are exempted from the UELA, you will not be able to take any In-Sessional classes. It may be useful to take the UELA even if you can be exempted. For example postgraduate students, even with good levels of English, can benefit from attending Dissertation Writing classes.

How to get an exemption

To obtain an exemption, please check that you meet the exemption criteria. You should then email your documents to